Tag results for: Kobe Bryant

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Nike Zoom Flight ’96 – “Kobe Bryant”

With the 2014 preseason kicking off, it’s hard to believe that it’s been almost 20 years since the 1996 NBA draft brought Kobe Bryant and Allen Iverson, two of the games biggest stars, into the game. Marking the occasion and paying tribute to one of their signature … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Brave Blue”

Nike is set to launch the “Brave Blue” edition of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite, featuring a colorway inspired by the late Dr. Jerry Buss, the legendary Lakers owner who enjoyed a reputation as an expert poker player. Dr. Buss was known to sport a blue jacket while at … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 – “Dusty Cactus”

It’s not dirty or spiky, but the Nike Kobe 9 “Dusty Cactus” is proving just as hard to get our hands on. Expected to launch this week, this new Kobe 9 rocks a turquoise upper complemented with some red and black accents, but it’s the small things here that … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 China Edition | Release Info

Made in celebration of Kobe Bryant’s recent tour of China, this special-edition Nike Kobe 9 features a fitting color scheme, made up of red across the engineered mesh upper and metallic gold at the Swoosh and tongue, matching the gold speckles scattered over the molded red midsole. Contrast … READ MORE

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Kobe Bryant’s “Muse” Documentary Trailer | Video

At the age of 36 and coming off two leg injuries that saw him miss all but six games last season, Kobe Bryant is facing the twilight of his career. The Los Angeles Lakers awarded their fading star a massive $48.5 million contract over two years, which all … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 – “Bright Mango”

The newest edition of the Nike Kobe 9 continues the trend of fanciful designs for Kobe Bryant’s ninth Nike signature, featuring a tonal tree pattern on the engineered mesh upper rendered in a vibrant Bright Mango hue. Hits of black cover the Swoosh and integrated Flywire cables, … READ MORE

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Nike RISE – “House of Mamba” LED Basketball Court | Video

Recently, we got a first look at the jaw-dropping basketball facility in Shanghai dubbed the House of Mamba, featuring a state-of-the-art LED basketball court that’s the first of its kind. Thanks to the following video, produced by digital agency AKQA, we get a better idea of just … READ MORE

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Nike Unveils TRON-like LED Digital Basketball Court for Kobe Bryant China Tour 2014

Nike spared no expense during the recent Kobe Bryant China Tour, his ninth and maybe last as a profession basketball player. During the tour’s Shanghai leg, the shooting guard for the Los Angeles Lakers welcomed guests to the House of Mamba with the world’s first full-sized LED … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low – “Beethoven”

As vibrant and distinctive as the Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low “Hyper Grape/Michael Jackson”, the Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low “Beethoven” is just the opposite in its simple white and black design scheme. In reference to the timeless nature of his work, specifically the iconic Ninth Symphony, … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low – “Hyper Grape/Michael Jackson”

Officially known as the “Hyper Grape”, the new Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low took on the name “Michael Jackson” since the late King of Pop was one of the original inspiration behind the design. With its combination of Flyknit upper and Flywire dynamic fit, the new Nike … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 9 Elite GS – Laser Crimson – Black – Turquoise Blue

Some are calling it the “Pinstripe Pack;” others the “Barbershop.” Hey–you could even wear them for the Fourth of July weekend. Whatever you want to go with, this new Nike Kobe 9 Elite GS for the little sneakerheads out there are moving quickly. Dressed in a mix … READ MORE