In game 5 of the 2020 NBA Finals, LeBron James scored 40 points along with 13 rebounds and 7 assists while wearing the Nike LeBron 18 Lakers. It was one of the most efficient games of his career. And though the Lakers lost game 5, they won game 6 to become NBA champions. The LeBron 18 will forever be the shoe LeBron James wore when he won his 4th NBA title.
UPDATE: You can find the full LeBron 18 Performance Review here.
Will the LeBron 18 Lakers make you as efficient as LeBron? Hell no. But that doesn’t mean it can’t be an amazing on court performer. Watch Chris’ review to find out more about this gorgeous team colorway.
What’s in the video?
In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in depth information you need. He supplies expert level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:
- The crazy story of how Chris got these early
- Milk crate traction
- Full length Zoom Air, a heel Air unit, and Cushlon
- Knitposite 2.0
- Durability concerns
- Tongue concerns
- Heel counter homage to the Zoom Generation
And as an added bonus, Mrs. Wing tells Chris he’s the toe draggiest of toe draggers on the basketball court ?.
Watch the full video by pressing play above or by clicking here to watch on YouTube.
How to Buy the Nike LeBron 18 Lakers
The Nike LeBron 18 Lakers is available now for $200 at Foot Locker.
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