Over the summer, NBA superstar LeBron James was spotted wearing a new Nike basketball sneaker that was being speculated as the LeBron 13 silhouette. After several other iterations were spotted on LeBron's feet, the King has decided to give fans a detailed look of the LeBron 13 sneaker by rocking the upcoming kicks on the latest cover of Slam magazine.

Sporting his away Cleveland Cavaliers jersey kit, LeBron is seen in Slam's cover rocking a purple colorway of the LeBron 13. Another colorway of the LeBron 13 seen in the editor's letter, is a red silhouette with black and white accents. While information on the release of the Nike LeBron 13 remains vague, this is the first time that sneakerheads get a chance to see detailed pics of the shoes.

With the NBA season only a month and half away, details on the Nike LeBron 13 should become available in the weeks to come. Stay tuned XXL to stay up-to-date on all of the information surrounding the LeBron 13.