Nike LeBron 16 Gets MPLS Makeover
1 of 5 Nike 2 of 5 Nike 3 of 5 Nike 4 of 5 Nike 5 of 5 Nike Footwear Mar 28, 2019 6,738 Hypes 2 Comments Footwear Mar 28, 2019 6,738 Hypes 2 Comments Text By Eric Brain Source Sneaker Bar Detroit Share this article In this Article Nike is giving the LeBron 16 an MPLS overhaul for Spring/Summer 2019 , dressing the Battleknit Flyknit 2.0 construction in a clean 1960s LA Lakers period colorway.
Before heading to LA, the basketball team was based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The team colors taken from the archival jerseys have been translated onto the LeBron 16, seeing a mixture of “Wolf Grey/White/University Blue” with hints of gold throughout.
A speckled tri-pod bubble sole unit highlights the vintage team colors, as does the embroidered medial-side Swoosh and dual-tone debossed Swoosh on the lateral, highlighted in blue and gold suede. The suede continues onto the 16’s crown-wearing-lion stamp on the heel, and swathes the “LJ16” branded tongue as well. The sneaker sees a “2” and “3” patch on its respective foot, and are finished with white laces and a tricolor outsole. The Nike LeBron 16 MPLS is set to release on April 19 at In case you missed it, the Bo Jackson-inspired LeBron 16 Low “Medicine Ball” is releasing this weekend. Read Full Article Nike LeBron 16 MPLS Release Date April 19, 2019 – 12:00 am EST Price 185 USD
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