In the past NBA superstar LeBron James of the Miami Heat appeared in a few commercials including Nike, Samsung, and McDonald’s. For Nike, King James gets back in character once again for a new set of commercials for the sneaker and clothing brand. This go ’round. King James is taking on iconic basketball legend Dr. J ‘Julius Erving‘. He even went as far as rocking an Afro, high socks, throwback knee-high basketball shorts and jersey.
LeBron has been ranked by Forbes as one of the world’s most influential athletes throughout his career. He is also a philanthropist; LeBron is an active supporter of the Boys & Girls Club of America, Children’s Defense Fund, and ONEXONE. He also has his own LeBron James Family Foundation charity, based in his hometown of Akron, Ohio.
Preview the commercial below:
Photos Credit: LeBron James Instagram
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