Nike and LeBron will be making their final solidifying push for 2020 with a brand new Lebron 8 featuring a “Lakers” purple and gold makeover. 

The return of older Nike Lebron silhouettes is always a pleasant surprise and now with Lebron being the king of LA, special Lakers colorways are even more special. First Look images are finally here for the LeBron 8 “Lakers” and from the early looks of it, the sneaker will be a huge hit. Dressed in a mixture of Court Purple and Gold, the sneaker features a similar makeover to the LeBron 7 Lakers that released earlier this year in May. The upper arrives in Court Purple while displaying University Gold on the leather eyestay overlays and the Nike Swoosh. White laces tie the sneaker down while a white midsole is placed underneath which is brightened up by a yellow Air unit and dark purple outsole.


The Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers” will be dropping sometime very soon although a December 2020 release date has been rumored. You can expect to cop via select retailers and Feel free to check out an early mock-up at the Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers” and make sure to follow JustFreshKicks for updates and more of the latest sneaker news.

Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers”
Color: Court Purple/Court Purple-University Gold-University Gold
Style Code: DC8380-500
Release Date: December 30, 2020
Price: $180

UPDATE 12/11: According to Footlocker’s release calendar, the Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers” will be dropping on December 30th, 2020 for $180. Enjoy on-foot images below thanks to Titolo.

UPDATE 11/30: Official images are now here the Nike LeBron 8 “Lakers” that is scheduled to release December 15th. Stay tuned for online links & raffles coming soon.

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