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LeBron James’ signature Dunkman pose makes a comeback with the Nike LeBron XI Low next month. The Men’s version of the LeBron 11 Low uses the LeBron 9 outsole, but the Kids’ version still uses the LeBron 8 V/2 outsole. Other than that the Grade School edition is pretty much the same as adult’s… even in the presented Dunkman colorway.

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Apr 14, 2014 at 2:24 pm | lebron-xinike-lebron-shoes

I’m not a huge fan of LeBron James’ low-tops mainly because they’re pretty much the same every year. I miss the good old days when the Zoom LeBron II Low was just as good as the Mid. Same rule applies to the LeBron 8 V/2 Low… in both cases we got a truly low-top edition in the classic meaning of this term, which is to “cut-off” the ankle area and leave the rest as it was. Nowadays it’s just a new upper, which kind of looks like it was inspired by the Mids, and the same old 360 Air Max tooling below. The Dunkman theme hasn’t had much luck either as of late. Instead of using the classic “Mean Green” they’ve been using what I call a “weird green” instead. Despite all that the presented Dunkman LeBron XI Low might be a winner. It’s not your instant classic, it won’t sell out either, but it’s a solid B+ for effort. Check out this Promo Sample pair, which recently popped up on eBay. The General Release pair, which drops in two months, is nearly identical.

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Mar 31, 2014 at 2:37 am | lebron-xinike-lebron-shoes

The Dunkman theme has become mediocre based on the past releases. It used to be the most amazing thing as far as LeBron James’ signature collection goes. Now it’s just blah. The last decent version worthy of the Dunkman legacy was the LeBron VII. However, if we expand from General Release to Player Exclusive styles… things are slightly for the better. The presented Dunkman LeBron 9 Elite was never released to public, but it sports a very interesting look. It’s very bright, but the Black Carbon Fiber panels add more balance to the shoe… something that was missing from the Volt Dunkman LeBron X. It helps that the Dunkman logos are in the right place too. Not hidden inside like in the LeBron 11 Dunkman, but sitting atop the throne. It’s never easy to find decent pics of rare PEs, but here’s nice set of pics. Check out the complete Dunkman collection and its next member that’s about to release this summer.

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Mar 20, 2014 at 3:27 am | lebron-9nike-lebron-shoes

Last year, LeBron James did the semi-official unveiling of the low-top 10′s during the NBA All-Star Weekend… long before the shoes were available for purchase. It may be a new tradition because yesterday he broke out the Nike LeBron XI Low for the very first time. James was spotted wearing the Dunkman LeBron 11 Low in practice and later during a visit at a local House of Hoops store in New Orleans. This exact version has been already leaked back in December and it is one of the upcoming styles. I hate Nike for using the same Air Max tooling, once again, but that was still the most interesting thing I saw last night anyway.

nike lebron 10 low gr dunkman 2 03 King James Goes Dunkman During NBA All Star Saturday
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Feb 16, 2014 at 6:40 am | lebron-xinike-lebron-shoes

For the first Nike LeBron release in 2014 we take a break from the LEBRON 11 and turn our attention towards the third instalment of the Nike Air LeBron Slide. Similar to last year, Nike prepared an Elite version of the new LeBron James’ flip flops, which means it will cost you $75. So far we haven’t seen a non-Elite pair. The colorway is very impressive. For the launch version Nike used the Dunkman theme… the original version. It means it’s not the controversial Mica Green used for the 11′s, but the classic Electric Green. Additionally, there’s the modern Dunkman logo used on the heel. Is it enough to get your attention?

631260-310 Electric Green/White-Metallic Dark Grey
nike air lebron slide 3 volt 2 01 Air LeBron Slide 3 Elite Uses a Classic Dunkman Look
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Jan 20, 2014 at 12:49 pm | air-lebron-slidenike-lebron-shoes

It’s been three months since the Nike LeBron XI has been launched on Nike iD. Despite serious delays for some options, most of the orders have been delivered bringing all the mockups to life. @Mighty1ne, also known as Mez One on NikeTalk, has shared with us his four LEBRON 11 iD designs including… “Supermam”, “Dunkman”, one Miami Heat colorway inspired by the LEBRON 9 MVP, and one green based version that’s difficult to label. Check out the detailed look below and let us know what you think of the end product. Feel free to share your own Nike iD creations via email, twitter, facebook, or instagram.

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Jan 9, 2014 at 9:08 am | lebron-xinike-lebron-shoes

LeBron James shared an image of him wearing the Nike LeBron 9 P.S. Elite Volt Dunkman PE, also known as the Tennis Balls colorway. It’s not the first time we’re seeing him wearing these bright kicks… he did so during the summer (see the second pic below). The shoes were never released to public, but were very popular in the community after James posted the shoes as a part of the LEBRON 9 PS Elite PE 4-pack including the Dunkman, Galaxy, China and Cannon colorways (also pictured below).

kings feet 2014 17 lebron 9 elite volt 1 King James Wears Nike LeBron 9 P.S. Elite Volt Dunkman PE
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Jan 5, 2014 at 4:25 am | lebron-9nike-lebron-shoes

Nike Basketball concludes the 2013 line of the Nike LeBron XI with the release of Dunkman colorway that’s scheduled for tomorrow. It’s already the ninth version of LEBRON 11 that’s available at retail. In previous years, the Dunkman theme was one of the most sough after styles, however, this new version leaves a lot to be desired. Apart from the OG Dunkman logo, which appears on the insole, the Dunkman 11′s feature a simple color blocking with a blend of Grey, Mica Green and Volt. The shoes will be available beginning December 31st at major Nike Basketball retailers for $200. Check out the stock images below or see the whole gallery for an in-depth look.

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Dec 30, 2013 at 10:10 am | launch datelebron-xinike-lebron-shoes

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