October 09, 2013 LEBRON 11 Gamma Blue: Heat Treated For Toughness View Gallery Nike Hyperposite technology: Shields foot for defense. The LEBRON 11 Gamma Blue highlights a new approach to containment, support and natural motion; created in a shade of blue representing unbreakable strength. The Gamma Blue inspiration is based around tempered steel. At high heat, steel develops an oxide layer that's blue in color. After being forged, steel is treated again to create an unbreakable resistance similar to LeBron's style of play on the court. The LEBRON 11 Gamma Blue colorway represents superior integrity, optimal strength and strong impact resistance. The Gamma Blue plated panels of the Nike Hyperposite technology shields the foot for defense. A smooth Swoosh represents the tempered steel spectrum, from yellow to the distinctive blue. The LEBRON 11 Gamma Blue colorway will be available globally at select retail locations and Nike.com beginning Nov. 16. Tags nike basketball lebron james LEBRON lebron11 lebron 11 Related Stories Nike Celebrates Coach K and His 1,000 Wins Nike Air: Next is Now Rebirth of the Legend: The Nike Air Force 1 High "Nai Ke"