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Basketball is in LeBron’s DNA
Inspired by the double helix structure of DNA, the Nike LeBron 12 ‘Double Helix’ arrives in stores and online (10am EST Release) this Saturday for $ 200.
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The Nike LeBron 12 “BHM” is a celebration of Black History Month, boasting a simple black-and-white color tone with a unique shapes and patterns that make a bold statement. Nike has continuously shown the ability to elevate these signature model for special occasions, and this latest rendition of the Black History Month tribute via the LeBron 12 is no different. Along with a number of other BHM models being released this month, the LeBron 12 “BHM” is surely one of the most notable.
Available in stores and online Saturday. Check out Release Locator for stores.
It’s been a roller coaster season thus far for LeBron James and Kevin Durant, as they’ve battle injuries to stay on the court. Luckily they’ve gotten healthy at the perfect time as the season nears its midway point and will celebrating Black History Month and lacing up some special edition kicks these next few weeks honoring those that came before them. Releasing this Saturday, January 24th the Nike LeBron 12 and KD7 ‘BHM’ kicks feature a simple black and white color tone with a unique shapes and patterns that make a bold statement. If you’re interested in copping either of these kicks please read our release details below.
STORE RELEASE DETAILS
In partnership with mall management, SELECT Foot Locker and House of Hoops by Foot Locker stores will implement a sweepstakes ticket procedure* in order to purchase the Nike LeBron 12 and KD7 BHM’ (on sale 1/24 for $ 220 and $ 170 respectively). The sweepstakes tickets will be given out on Monday, January 19th and Tuesday, January 20th. If your ticket number is selected, you will be notified by phone on Wednesday, January 21st or Thursday, January 22nd. These procedures are for SELECT STORES only. To find out which store near you will carry the shoe and if that store will implement the sweepstakes ticket procedure, please visit the Foot Locker Launch Locator. Kids grade school sizes will also be available (LeBron 12 GS $ 165 and KD7 GS $ 120.)
ONLINE RELEASE DETAILS
Each of these shoes will go on-sale on Footlocker.com starting at 10:00 a.m. EST/7:00 a.m. PST on Saturday, January 24th. Kids grade school sizes will also be available.
*Mall management directives and/or security issues may result in a change to the stated store procedure.
LeBron James returned from injury to the Cavs lineup this week, just in time for this weekend’s release of the Nike LeBron 12 “23 Chromosomes.” The “23 Chromosomes” release is officially a Black/Pink Pow/Blue Lagoon/Black colorway but there is a much deeper story behind the design of the shoe.
Basketball is in LeBron James’ DNA. The newest colorway of the LeBron 12 is inspired by his superhuman ability, with a colorful stylized interpretation of DNA gel-readings on the Hyperposite upper.
This release isn’t the first to feature intricate designs on the upper but it is definitely among the loudest utilizing a colorway that is intentionally eye catching.
The Nike LeBron 12 “23 Chromosomes” drops on Saturday, January 17 at Foot Locker, House of Hoops by Foot Locker stores and Footlocker.com (starting at 10:00 a.m. EST) for $ 200. Check out the Launch Locator to find out if a store near you will be carrying the release. Kids sizes will also be available for this release.
Inspired by LeBron James’ superhuman work ethic and physicality on the court, the “Trillion Dollar Man” edition of the Nike LeBron 12 will now be on shelves soon. Taking design cues from King James’ blend of strength, court vision, explosive speed and efficiency, the sneaker combines metallic silver with a predominately teal upper, green accents and hits of orange throughout.
Available in stores and online tomorrow. Check out Release Locator for stores.
Calling LeBron “Trillion Dollar Man” may be a bit of an exaggeration but you can definitely call the newest colorway of the Nike LeBron 12 that. The Nike LeBron 12 “Trillion Dollar Man” pays homage to LeBron James’ “legendary work ethic and physical gifts.” The “Trillion Dollar Man” LeBron 12 is officially a Reflective Blue/TT-Electric Green-Metallic Silver colorway. The upper first thing you’ll notice about the shoe’s upper is the bold metallic silver colors. If you look more closely, however, you’ll notice a tech-inspired pattern on the Nike Swoosh and on the inside portion of the outsole. A bold combination of colors makes up the rest of the release, which will account for the last of the original seven colorways we saw of the LeBron 12 at shoe’s launch.
The Nike LeBron 12 “Trillion Dollar Man” will release on Tuesday, December 30, at Foot Locker, House of Hoops by Foot Locker, and Footlocker.com (starting at 8:00 a.m. EST) for $ 220. It will also be available in kids sizes. A matching Nike Digital Elite sock will also be available for $ 30. Check the Launch Locator to see which stores will have this release.
To date, we’ve seen some pretty crazy colorways to begin the lineage of the Nike LeBron 12. From the “Six Merdians” to the “NSRL,” eye catching doesn’t even begin to describe some of these color combinations. On Friday, however, we’ll see a different take on color – different but still eye catching – on the LeBron 12 “Data.” Cloaked in black, the “Data” release lets the accents shine from the Nike Swoosh down to the smallest colored details like the lace loops, tongue branding, and heel tab. Officially a Black/Bright Mango-Hyper Punch-Volt colorway, the “Data” is set off with an icy translucent outsole.
The Nike LeBron 12 “Data” will release on Friday, December 19th at Foot Locker, House of Hoops by Foot Locker, and Footlocker.com (starting at 8:00 a.m. EST) for $ 200. Check out the Launch Locator to see if a location near you will carry this release.
LeBron James is no stranger to hard work. His drive is what guided him to basketball’s ultimate pinnacle. His strong work ethic can be dated back to his early roots growing up in Akron, Ohio, where he watched his city prevail through the dedication of its industry workers. Nicknamed the “Rubber City,” for its major tire production, Akron’s blue-collar workforce is honored in the latest LeBron 12 Lifestyle.
Featuring denim on the quarter panels, the upper reflects the rugged apparel worn by the city’s factory workers. Micro-suede runs from the toe up the tongue, adding a premium touch that’s accented by vibrant Flywire support on the eyelets. A volcanized gum sole complements the shoe’s lining, reflecting the color of sturdy work boots. Additionally, the city is honored with its “330” area code highlighted on the heel tab.
The Nike LeBron 12 Lifestyle Denim drops Friday, December 19th at Foot Locker, House of Hoops by Foot Locker and Footlocker.com (starting at 8:00 a.m. EST) for $ 130. Check the Launch Locator to see which stores will have this release.
The Nike LeBron 12 NSW Lifestyle takes on a “Denim” aesthetic, which is inspired by the blue collar work ethic of LeBron James’ hometown. Flush with the headlining fabric making up the quarter panels, premium micro-suede adorns the toe and tongue. The silhouette’s Flywire lace eyelets pop with Fireberry while the vulcanized gum outsole caps off the sneaker. Last but not least, “330” is emblazoned on each heel tab which is the area code of Akron, Ohio.
Available in stores Friday. Check out Release Locator for stores.
If you want some new LeBron Christmas-themed kicks under your tree this year, now’s your chance of the new Nike LeBron Zoom Soldier VIII Premium “Christmas” colorway in stores now. With the LeBron 12 “Christmas” not expected to drop until 12/26, the new “Christmas” themed Soldier defines the season with traditional red and green coloring and a Hyperfuse mesh upper with a red and black pattern unique to this version. Green laces, piping, and accenting, show the holiday spirit while making this Soldier version makes for one of the busier colorways we’ve seen on the team LeBron signature sneaker thus far.
The Nike LeBron Zoom Soldier VIII Premium “Christmas” is available NOW at House of Hoops by Foot Locker now for $ 140. Check the Launch Locator to see which stores have this release.