Right after the first glimpse of the LeBron 8 âMiami Nightsâ, we get our first look at the re-release of the most infamous version of Nike Basketball sneakers of the 21st century, if not the most infamous LeBron shoe. never done. It would be the LeBron 8 âSouth Beach,â a shoe that marked LeBron’s heel turn from city savior to overnight villain due to his very polarizing decision to leave Cleveland for Miami. LeBron’s off-season decision in the summer of 2010 temporarily derailed some of Nike’s shoe release plans, but they took the controversy by the horns and released a colourway as bold as “The Decision”, proving that they remained loyal to their star athlete despite public criticism.
Released just before the start of the 2010-2011 NBA season, the LeBron 8 “South Beach” sported a retro teal leather upper paired with a hot pink and hot black. Undoubtedly one of the most iconic Nike Basketball shoes in history and certainly one of the most coveted of 2010, the LeBron 8 âSouth Beachâ marked a milestone in LeBron’s career timeline. A certified must-have for any LeBron fan, the South Beach 8 are officially back in 2021, with a release starting as early as May 2021.
Get a first look and stay tuned for the full release date info. Photos via @ brandon1an.
Detailed images courtesy of Sivas Des Calzo have been added below.
Make sure to follow @kicksfinder for live tweets during the release date.
Official images have been updated.
The SNKRS draw will be open for 90 minutes.
Nike LeBron 8 “South Beach”
Release date: July 21, 2021 (Wednesday)
Color: Retro / Flash Pink / Filament Green / Black
Men: $ 200
Style Code: CZ0328-400
After the marketAvailable now
North AmericaJuly 21, 2021 (Wednesday)