Believe it or not, we are only TWO days away from Christmas and the tip-off of the NBA season and that means we finally get to see Nike Basketball’s Christmas PEs touch the NBA court. Though we’ve seen Nike Basketball’s Christmas Lineup a couple of times already, the Swoosh officially introduced the pack today complete with all of the inspirations behind the designs. Do remember, all of the styles are set to release on Christmas Day at select Nike accounts.
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Christmas day has become the canvas for special Nike Basketball colorways and the 2011 Christmas Day games are sure to delight basketball fans around the world.
Kobe Bryant will push the boundaries by wearing a purple and lime green version of the Nike Zoom Kobe VII System (Attack Fast) with special graphics representing the speed of the leopard with red laces. LeBron James goes a bit more traditional with a red upper, white midsole and green lace version of the LEBRON 9. Kevin Durant will wear a metalized-effect version of the Nike Zoom KD IV inspired by copper cookie cutters. And Amar’e will sport a predominantly green version of the Nike Air Max Sweep Thru paying heritage to New York’s Christmas Day uniforms.