Kicks and Colors: LeBron 13 gets 'On Court' look with latest red styles

Tuesday October 27th, 2015

Kicks and Colors spotlights the variety of colorways—and the stories that go with—that brands’ unveil in key basketball sneakers.

Brand: Nike
Sneaker: LeBron 13
Signature athlete: LeBron James
Colorway: On Court

Story: LeBron James kicked off the NBA season in Cavs’ wine—with cork, of course—but the latest colorway for the brand-new LeBron 13 comes in the “colors LeBron rocks on the court,” with a hand-painted script and splatter designs in red, gold and black. The LeBron 13 will often take the Foamposite material in a different color direction, but the On Court stays primarily red on a shoe that launches Friday, Oct. 30.

Tim Newcomb covers stadiums, design and sneakers for Sports Illustrated. Follow him on Twitter at @tdnewcomb.

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