After debunking leaked early images last month, LeBron James himself has served up an official look at the upcoming Nike LeBron 17.

James took to Instagram with a gallery of the previously unseen "2K" colorway, a vibrant, purple-based rendition presumably tied to the league's flagship video game. In addition to 2K logos on the tongue loop, detailed images reveal a closer look at the shoe's updated knit construction, heritage lion logo branding and the large Max Air bag.

As of now, the "2K" LeBron 17 hasn't been confirmed to release, but a pair in black and white has popped up on launch calendars for Oct. 3. We'll have more information on this colorway and the LeBron 17 in the coming weeks.

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Nike LeBron 17 2K Purple Release Date Logo
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