LeBron Jamesis dedicating a colorway of his signature sneaker to Martin Lawrence’s iconic 90s sitcomMartin.
The upcomingNike LeBron 16bears a purple Battleknit upper, contrasting crimson and yellow laces, a black heel and graphic work inspired by the show’s famous intro, posters and DVD covers. Longtime friend Frankie Walker confirmed the nod toMartin, James’ favorite TV show, onInstagram.
arelease datehasn’t officially been announced, there is a Court Purple/Tour Yellow LeBron 16 listed for Apr. 16 onFoot Locker’s release calendar, which many hoped would be a true Lakers colorway, but may very well end up being this “Martin” pair.
Nikeconfirms the release of the “Martin” LeBron 16, which features several of the show’s famous catch phrases debossed into the heel.