Nike celebrates LeBron James’ mesmerizing 2007 playoff run

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Nike has unveiled its new “Art of a Champion” collection and its stacked with signature shoes celebrating some of the greatest postseason performances in basketball history.The collection features 16 shoes that represent the number of wins it takes to win the NBA Championship. It includes tributes to Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Julius Irving, Kobe Bryant, Bill Russell and other icons of the game.The Kobe 1 Protro “Close Out” celebrates Bryant’s performance in the first round of the 2006 NBA Playoffs. James’ Zoom Soldier 1 throwback pays homage to his 2007 performance in the Eastern Conference Finals, carrying the Cavs on his back against the Detroit Pistons.However, with all due respect to legends like Kobe and LeBron, the most coveted pair of shoes are undoubtedly the Air Jordan 14 “Last Shot,” in honor of Michael Jordan’s shot against the Utah Jazz in Game 6 of the 1998 Finals.The sneakers have various release dates. James’ Soldier 1 arrives May 31. The Jordan “Last Shot” will release on June 14. There are also sneakers honoring Kevin Durant, Moses Malone and Ray Allen, among others. Check out the schedule, below:As part of the Champions Think 16 collection, Nike Basketball, Nike Sportswear, Jordan Brand and Converse present: Art of a ChampionDetails -> https://t.co/sOlRECcg4Z pic.twitter.com/trpAnYgPZnJust a few of the kicks from Art of a Champion collection @nike @Converse @Jumpman23 pic.twitter.com/6DEwYmOZmTNike Art of a Champion release info:4/14Kobe 1 Protro4/26Air Force 1 High Retro4/28Air Jordan I5/10Nike Air Maestro II5/12Jordan XX8

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