Nike LeBron 9 “Freegums” Shot in Natural Surroundings »

Jan 22, 2012 at 2:23 pm | lebron-ixshoes

The Miami HEAT… or more like Miami Floridians played their first game last night wearing a special throwback uniform tonight honoring the 1971-72 Miami Floridians of the ABA. Click here to see the game pics. Instead of a new make up, LeBron James sported the Freegums version of the Nike LeBron 9. For this occasion […]

Release Reminder: Nike LeBron 9 “Freegums” Drops Tomorrow »

Dec 30, 2011 at 1:10 pm | launch-datelebron-ixshoes

Happy Birthday LeBron James! To commemorate his birthday, which is today, Nike is releasing the LeBron 9 Freegums on December 31st, 2011. The graphic art imagery, seen on the inner lining and toe box, was designed by Miami artist Alvaro Ilizarbe, also known as Freegums. Nike released 50 pairs in special boxes earlier this month […]

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Upcoming Nike LeBron 9 “Freegums” Arriving at Retailers »

Dec 20, 2011 at 1:58 pm | lebron-ixshoes

LeBron James continues to show love to the Miami community via this special make up of the Nike LeBron 9. This time it’s a collaboration with local artist Alvaro “Freegums” Ilizarbe. Using a simple black and white palette, Freegums’ signature print style can be seen on the inner lining of the shoe and on on […]

Nike x LeBron James x Freegums: LEBRON 9 Event Recap »

Dec 4, 2011 at 4:49 pm | lebron-ixshoes

This weekend, Miami’s Shoe Gallery hosted a special meet-and-greet event with local artist Freegums, who was recently given an opportunity to apply his signature artistic style to the Nike LeBron 9. Freegums (Alvaro Ilizarbe) incorporated several prominent Miami staples into the pattern, as well as several notable LeBron cues. The pattern appears along the inner […]

Nike LeBron 9 “Freegums” Official Release Date – Dec 31st »

Nov 30, 2011 at 3:10 pm | lebron-ixshoes

There are at least three different Nike LeBron 9 shoes coming out in December. In two days, on December 2nd, 2011 the Cannon colorway will make its official premiere in Europe and in the U.S. Traditionally, Christmas Day marks the launch of LeBron James’ special Xmas shoes. Finally, on December 31st, 2011 the Freegums version […]

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First Look: Nike LeBron 9 “Black & White” aka Scarface Freegums »

Oct 18, 2011 at 3:45 pm | lebron-ixshoes

I was reluctant to call the Home 9’s like everyone else and seems like something better has come along, which is much more deserving of the Scarface nickname. Still, we will update you on the real inspiration once available, as always. A new batch of photos, actually it’s already two, presenting a new colorway of […]