As a teen, LeBron James could already picture a Nike building dedicated to his legacy.
Oct 10, 2022
Nike is committed to leading the charge when it comes to the intersections of sports, technology and science. The company has announced its new LeBron James Innovation Center, where athletes of every background can become better through the understanding of bodies, genders, backgrounds and various ability levels. From there, Nike will create products tailored to the specific needs of the individual. “Over the course of my career and my time here at Nike, for all of this to come together is surreal,” said LeBron James in an official statement on the news of the center. “Sometimes it doesn’t make sense to me, but I’m definitely honored. Having my name on the Innovation building feels very fitting because I’m always trying to figure out ways I can continue to innovate and continue to break the timeline of what they say is your prime.” At Nike, the decision to name the center after the NBA superstar was really a no-brainer. “When [LeBron] first came to Nike way back when he was coming...
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