LeBron James has taken to his Instagram today to officially unveil his next signature shoe with Nike, the Nike LeBron 16. Pictured above, the Nike LeBron 16 comes constructed out of a Flyknit material on the upper with Swoosh branding on the ankles, the LJ crown logo on the tongue, and a debossed lion crest logo on the heel. The sole setup uses visible Zoom Max Air unit and is identical to the one used on the LeBron 15. This pair showcased by Bron comes done in a black upper with subtle University Red detailing. Current reports have the shoe pegged for a September 20th release date.
Nike Basketball and LeBron James are officially set to release his sixteenth signature with the brand, the Nike LeBron 16. Before the shoe debuts, LeBron James was spotted wearing them giving us a first look at the upcoming Black/University Red colorway.The shoe features a Flyknit upper with small Swoosh logos on the heel piece that includes a debossed lion crest logo. The LJ crown logo appears on the tongues atop a visible Zoom Max Air unit that was used on the LeBron 15.
We can expect new jerseys and new kicks for LeBron James’ sixteenth season in the NBA. The 3-time champion signed a max contract deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, and Nike is ready to join him on this potential final leg with a brand new signature shoe called the Nike LeBron 16. As the Swoosh typically does, the LeBron 16 will launch with some special edition colorways, but according to retailer Finish Line, the Nike LeBron 16 will indeed release on September 20th in a simple and standard Black/University Red mix – the same version seen on the feet of LeBron James at a recent workout in LA.
Nike LeBron 16
Color: Black/Black-University Red
Style Code: AO2588-002
Release Date: September 20, 2018