Around the same time last year, Nike Basketball released the Nike LeBron 9 “Fire Lion” in vibrant blue, a China exclusive edition to help welcome the new NBA season. The special model also acknowledged and cemented the passion Chinese fans have for the sport of basketball. Next month, another China exclusive model will help to usher in this year’s NBA season – the Nike LeBron X+ “Cutting Jade”.
Identical to the design procedure on the Nike LeBron 9 “Fire Lion”, Charles Williams, Senior Product Line Manager, found few particular aspects of Chinese culture as the central theme for Nike LeBron X+ “Cutting Jade”. Comes in a specially designed sliding box adorned with a Chinese proverb, the “Cutting Jade” is set to launch across the Greater China region early next month. More information to come as the release date nears.
Release Date: October 2012