Nike LeBron 9 P.S. Elite Varsity Maize Black White 516958-700 (1)

words // Brandon Richard

With a release set for the middle of next month, Nike Basketball gives us an official look at the Nike LeBron 9 P.S. Elite in Varsity Maize. The shoe sports a vibrant yellow Hyperfuse-constructed upper with a carbon fiber support wing embedded for added stability and Kevlar cables throughout for increased support. White fills is lateral and medial Swoosh branding, as well as the midsole, while red works LeBron's signature on the tongue, the pull-tab and a speckle print on the Max Air bag.

Tagged at $250, the LeBron 9 P.S. Elite in Varsity Maize will drop on Saturday, May 12.

For everything you need to know about the Nike Elite Series, check out our exclusive sitdown with designers Jason Petrie and Leo Chang. You can also click here for a closer look at the Varsity Maize P.S. Elite 9.

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