LeBron James has heat, you know this. From his rookie arrival, to every accolade, King James has been laced with Nikes that channeled the style and times while sometimes sticking to a theme but always standing out. From his Rookie Game “Wheats” all the way to this year’s “Extraterrestrial” Xs, we give you a complete history of his All-Star weekend sneakers.
Nike Air Zoom Generation “Wheat”
Events: Rookie Challenge Game
Balling in Timbs? There’s no doubt LeBron could do it, but that doesn’t make it a good idea. Channeling casual colorways before it was the norm, the “Wheat” Air Zoom Generation swapped shades with the off-court kicks of the moment. The punks put up more dunks than the vets, showcasing the new era of NBA stars and making many wonder why LeBron and Melo didn’t get big game votes.