August 24th, 2012 by Brendan Dunne
For many sneakerheads the whole ‘What the LeBron’ thing at the moment might actually refer to the guessing game going on with respect to the new Nike LeBron X colorways getting rolled out on the regular, with folks doing their best to pin down the various inspirations for the known colorways. For the rest of us it refers to this, one of the last of the Nike LeBron 9 colorways left in the tank that picks up the recently popular ‘What The?’ motif. Stay with us after the jump to see exactly which versions get mixed up into the brew that is the Nike LeBron 9 ‘What the LeBron?’ and let us know if you think this is a proper swan song for King James’ first championship sneaker.
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August 16th, 2012 by Brendan Dunne
For a good number of the colorways that hit on Nike Basketball’s big trio of signature silos it was often a pack ordeal, from the Christmas to the All-Star Game to Easter, wherein the Nike Zoom Kobe VII, Nike Zoom KDIV, and the Nike LeBron 9 were all outfitted with variations on a similar theme. The Nike Zoom Kobe VII ‘What the Kobe’ wasn’t one such release but according to this pair that almost wasn’t the case. The Nike LeBron 9 ‘What the LeBron’ appears to be a Nike sample that never made it past that stage, the mashup including the likes of the ‘Watch the Throne’ on the laces the ‘Swingman’ on the side weave and many more sprinkled about. Click through for the full shot and let us know what you think of the Nike LeBron 9 ‘What the LeBron’.
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