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The Nike Ambassador series originated as a cheaper alternative to LeBron James’ signature shoes build to withstand outdoor basketball. Designed in mind with Asian ballplayers, who spend most of their time on outdoor courts. That’s why Nike’s Ambassador shoes are usually equipped with XDR (eXtra Durable Rubber) outsole. By definition it’s a shoe that you can wear for everyday use and still play some ball when the occasion presents itself. The Nike Air Max LeBron Ambassador 5 looks like a legitimate performance oriented basketball shoe. There are a couple of interesting styles scheduled to be released in the upcoming months. See collections for Holiday 2012 & Spring 2013. Still, Nike is ready to unleash a new shoe called Nike Ambassador Point 5, which could be a lifestyle/outdoor version of the Ambassador 5’s. If the Nike LeBron ST Low remains exclusive to Asia/Pacific that’s 3 different LeBron signature shoes that you can’t get anywhere else.

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Jul 17, 2012 at 8:22 am | air-max-ambassador-vnike-lebron-shoes

Last month, we previewed a couple of interesting colorways of the upcoming Nike Air Max LeBron Ambassador 5 that are scheduled to drop later this year. It’s still a long way to go, but photos presenting the Spring 2013 collection have already leaked into the blogosphere. LeBron James is getting more and more popular in Asia, but having not one, not two, but possibly three different shoes exclusive to the region is getting hard to keep track of. On the other hand, the colorways presented for the Ambassador 5 are looking very promising. Check out both Holiday 2012 and Spring 2013 styles for a complete preview.

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Jun 25, 2012 at 3:43 pm | air-max-ambassador-vnike-lebron-shoes