Unless you've been living in a cabin out in the forest for a few months sans Internet, you know that LeBron James returning to his place of birth to play again for the Cleveland Cavaliers was a very big deal. To celebrate, Nike and James selected 12 "Ohio heroes," people who are making a big difference in their communities, and designed a special version of the Nike LeBron 12 to honor them and represent their stories.
Basketball coach Dru Joyce, who coached LeBron when he was at Saint Vincent-Saint Mary High School in Akron, and Jonathan Sawyer, one of Cleveland's most renowned chefs, are included in this prestigious group, along with a Cleveland firefighter, a doctor, a teacher and others. James will wear one of the shoes in an upcoming game. Take a closer look at the kicks below and check out the full post over at Nike.
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