Tag results for: Kobe Bryant

Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Restored”

The Los Angeles Lakers have always been one of the NBA’s most entertaining franchises, though in the past few years the drama and intrigue have occurred primarily off the court. This season, Kobe Bryant aims to restore his team’s championship mindset, as he himself is fully restored …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

Nike Kobe 9 Mid EXT – “Snakeskin” | Release Info

Perhaps more than any other signature line, the Nike Kobe sneakers are the complete embodiment of their namesake. It’s a testament to the depth and breadth of Nike’s innovation and design team that they are able to translate the insights of one of the most demanding, exacting, …

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 …