This iteration of LeBron’s 16th signature profile pays homage to Jordan’s legacy. The Battleknit 2.0 upper adopts the Bred color scheme with black and red. Sports shoes combine Max Air and Zoom Air cushioning functions to absorb shock. In addition to the new braid, another change in LeBron 16 is its ankle height. Although it is not a true low-top shoe, its silhouette is significantly lower than many James’ signature models. James said in an interview: “The first thing we have to do is lower the profile of the shoes.