We kind-of expected to see some news for the Nike LeBron 8 ahead of its 10th anniversary for the 2020-21 NBA Season, and news today has confirmed its return — and it’s kicking things off with an all-new “Lakers” colorway.Update 11.30.20 First and official looks at the Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers” have landed. Showing a pair donning predominately purple, the imagery showcases the pair in a tumbled leather construction, with striking gold accents at the eyestay overlay, inner bootie, and oversized ankle Swoosh. Medial forefoot Checks come painted in black — the only time the hue appears — before switching to piercing whites at the midsole, laces, and Swoosh lining. Vibrant golden yellow Air systems sit atop a royal purple outsole, and the pair is complete with white branding in the rear, purple heel pulls, and James’ witness logo debossed on the insole.
Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers”
Style Code: DC8380-500
Color: Court Purple/Court Purple-University Gold-University Gold
Release Date: December 30th, 2020