An Additional Look at "University of Akron" LeBron 12 PE »

Jun 24, 2015 at 7:07 am | lebron-xiishoes

The LeBron 12 story will soon be over. We’ve probably seen all of the upcoming styles already… considering the upcoming USA’a, Paisleys, Corks, and even the What the LeBrons that should drop in September. Of course, there will be a bunch of low-top styles to keep us hooked until the LeBron 13 arrives this Fall. […]

Upcoming Nike LeBron XII EXT Black / Chrome “Rubber City” »

Mar 16, 2015 at 2:34 am | lebron-xiishoes

LeBron James debuted the LeBron 12 EXT during the NBA All-Star Weekend festivities and he called them “Red Rubber City 12’s”. The Black and Chrome version has surfaced on one of Footlocker’s launch sheets a couple weeks back and now the inspiration of Akron being one of the world’s leading cities for tire rubber manufacturing […]

Nike LeBron 12 University of Akron Navy / Gold PE »

Nov 14, 2014 at 5:24 am | lebron-xiishoes

Back in the day, the University of Akron players were fortunate enough to land some pretty amazing Nike LeBron Zips PEs. After LeBron James moved to Miami, the personalized models stopped, but the team still wore some generic LeBron shoes. Last year, the LeBron 11 did surface in the Zips’ Navy and Grey colorway, but […]

LeBron Already Has Two Huge Billboards in Cleveland »

Oct 24, 2014 at 5:00 am | lebron-jameslifestyle

King James’ presence is already being felt in Cleveland. A downtown parking garage recently became home to a four-story Beats Electronics banner showing off James’ Akron tattoo. The King has returned home in the RE-ESTABLISHED 2014 ad. A new commercial for the $200 Powerbeats2 Wireless headphones from Beats by Dre features LeBron James back in […]

Closer Look at Nike LeBron 11 Akron Zips PE »

Feb 17, 2014 at 12:43 pm | lebron-xishoes

After a couple initial, blurry looks we get a much detailed overview of the Akron Zips PE colorway of the Nike LeBron XI. Simplicity is the key for this Navy and Grey make up, but the end result is very clean. The best thing about the presented University of Akron version of the LeBron 11 […]

HWC-esque Nike LeBron 11 is in Fact “Miami vs. Akron” »

Dec 21, 2013 at 5:43 pm | lebron-xishoes

Turns out that Orange and Blue colorway of the Nike LeBron XI is in fact the second part of the Akron and Miami sneaker story. Nike Basketball switches up the route linking LeBron’s personal and professional hometowns with the LeBron 11 “Miami vs Akron.” Obviously some say it’s a “New York Knicks” or “Cavaliers Hardwood […]

Akron Zips Join Nike LeBron 11 Player Edition Forces »

Dec 20, 2013 at 5:42 pm | lebron-xishoes

This week, we’ve had a number of interesting Nike LeBron 11 debuts. The list includes Player Exclusive colorways for the Florida Gators, the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Oregon State Beavers. Today we rejoin the Akron Zip Men’s basketball team. The last time Nike designed an University of Akron make up as a part of […]

New Photos // Nike LeBron XI “Akron vs. Miami” »

Dec 10, 2013 at 2:50 pm | lebron-xishoes

Here’s another look at the last weekend’s LEBRON 11 release with the Akron vs. Miami colorway. The “Akron vs. Miami” LeBron XI celebrates James’ journey from Akron, the city where he was born to Miami, the city that has embraced him. A unique use of colour gives these LeBron 11 shoes a depth of personality […]