James Worthy was drafted 1st overall by the Los Angeles Lakers in 1982. Big Game James was named one of the 50 Greatest NBA Players of All Time. Worthy was the first athlete to get a signature sneaker with New Balance back in the early 80s. New Balance is re-releasing the New Balance 740 ‘Worthy Express’ in its true retro form. The ‘Worthy Express’ features and EVA midsole along with the classic black and white colorway. The New Balance 740 ‘Worthy Express’ is set for release on July 26th at NewBalance.com for $120.