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Nike to launch the most expensive sneakers to date

Sporting goods giant Nike is set to release its most expensive sneaker ever, the LeBron X, this fall.  The $315-a-pair athletic footwear is the tenth in a series of sneakers bearing MBA star LeBron James’ name. For comparison, its most recent descendant, the LeBron 9, only costs $170 a pair.

James first used the LeBron X during the 2012 gold medal basketball game between the United States and Spain at the London Olympics. The sneakers feature a golden swoosh on the sides and motion sensors that measure exactly how high the wearer jumps.
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