Fresh out of high school, LeBron James was the target of a three-way bidding war between Reebok, Nike, and Adidas, eventually inking a deal with Nike for approximately $90 million. Although James is known to have one of the most expensive shoes on the market, his signature shoes have always performed well for Nike. In 2013 he led all NBA players in shoe sales. From his Miami Vice colorways to his St. Vincent-St. Mary throwbacks, check out the 20 dopest LeBron James sneakers of all time.
20. Nike Zoom LeBron IV “Birthday” (2006)
The LeBron IV’s were heavy duty artillery, clearly designed for the 260-pound small forward. These had Foamposite-reinforced and pre-Free segmented soles. What made these especially valuable was the Hardwood Classic color scheme and the limited amount available.