With the kickoff of the NBA season tonight, LeBron James finally will be presented with his long-awaited championship ring. He'll also be dressed to match with a special gold edition of his signature Nike sneakers.
New colors for the Nike LeBron X aren't all that uncommon, but these kicks are particularly special.
"This version features gold for the ring and white/red for the home uniforms they wore on June 21 when capturing the championship," Nike says.
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They're also branded with words "MVP," "Champ," the Heat's playoff record, and LeBron's point total.
These shoes are completely different than the gold-adorned editions Nike released to celebrate LeBron winning the gold medal at the Olympic games.