Rounding out our looks at Nike Basketball’s Elite Series is this breakdown of the Nike LeBron 9 P.S. Elite, of which the Varsity Maize colorway drops tomorrow, May 12. Here, Nike Basketball Senior Product Line Manager Charles Williams details the brand’s most high-performance model to date.

“The Nike LeBron 9 PS Elite is a pinnacle high-end performance shoe with the style and premium quality you’d expect in LeBron’s signature footwear. This shoe features a combination of Hyperfuse construction and Flywire technology with reinforced Kevlar for exceptional lockdown, durability and support. Max Air and Nike Zoom units offer responsive cushioning, while carbon fiber in the midfoot provides lightweight stability. Plus, Nike Pro Combat-inspired padding in the interior delivers the ultimate in impact protection.”