Nike Lebron 8 in the Blackout black on black color. The Nike Lebron 8 brought the Lebron James' signature line to its height with the release of the "Preheat" color immediately after James made "The Decision" to play for the Miami Heat for the 2010-2011 NBA season. The Lebron 8 features a 360 Max Air unit in the sole and flywire technology on the upper. This model is the perfect basketball shoe and became the most popular sneaker of 2011. This "Blackout" model is a must have as it can be worn for any occasion.