Following LeBron James losing in the first round of the playoffs for the first time in his career against the Phoenix Suns, Nike reveals a new colorway of the LeBron 18 dubbed, Goat (Greatest of All Time).
Dressed in a Black, Pale Ivory, Spiral Sage, and University Red color scheme. This offering of the Nike LeBron 18 features a Black knitted upper with Ivory laces and rubber sole with Red contrasting accents throughout. Highlighting the shoe are Spanish words “la cabra,” “campeona” and “mejor ganadar” (“the goat,” “champion” and “best winner”) printed on the heels. Finishing off the design is the billy goat and basketball logo on the tongues and insoles.
Diana Taurasi Nike LeBron 18 Goat Release Date
Check out the official photos below, and look for the Nike LeBron 18 “Goat” to release on July 2nd at select retailers and Nike.com. The retail price tag is set at $200 USD.
Color: Black/Pale Ivory-Spiral Sage-University Red
Style Code: CQ9283-008
Release Date: July 2, 2021
UPDATE 6/27: Officially dubbed “La Cabra,” this Nike LeBron 18 actually pays homage to another GOAT superstar, WNBA legend Diana Taurasi.
The shoe celebrates Taurasi’s proud Italian and Argentinian roots along with her constantly winning ways. The special colorway features red and green accents, written nods to her many accolades on the heel and a new DT x goat logo on the tongue. La cabra, indeed.
Taurasi’s “La Cabra” LeBron 18 releases Friday, July 2nd via SNKRS.