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Nike Kobe 9 GS – “Deep Garnet” | Release Reminder

Included in this Saturday’s massive Nike rollout is this GS pair of Kobe 9s. Sporting a deep garnet/burgundy colored upper atop a hyper crimson sole, these also have gold detailing on the both the Swoosh and Kobe’s signature on the midsole. Check out more images of these …

Nike Basketball 2014 Christmas Collection

Nike Basketball has unveiled the very festive 2014 Christmas Collection featuring the Kobe 9, KD 7 and LeBron 12, each decorated in cheery holiday colors. The trio of sneakers will be worn by each of the respective players during the highly anticipated Christmas Day games. The Kobe …

Nike Kobe 9 Elite – “Sequoia”

The Nike Kobe 9 Elite is part boxing shoe, part basketball sneaker, and part futuristic space shoe. Here we get a look at the “Sequoia” colorway, with the woven upper composed of a Rough Green and Sequoia (bright orange) threads, sitting atop a grey sole and Sequoia …

Matt Powell Analyzes Sneaker Culture | Video

Matt Powell knows sneakers much better than you do. Having worked for several retail companies, including Sports Authority and Modell’s, he’s observed and been a part of sneaker culture for over a decade. Currently, he serves as the Sports Industry Analyst at NPD Group, a consulting company …

Nike Kobe 9 “Gym Blue”

This latest colorway of the Nike Kobe 9 features complementary hues more in line with the UCLA Bruins than the Los Angeles Lakers. Gym Blue covers the one-piece engineered mesh upper, good for a lightweight build and enhanced breathability, while University Gold appears on the Swoosh and Flywire cables, which …

Nike Kobe IX Elite High EXT QS “Snakeskin”

Belying its name, the deadly black mamba snake isn’t actually black. The skin of the venomous serpent is actually brown in color, similar to the faux snakeskin treatment found on this new Nike Kobe IX Elite High, appropriately enough. Along with the reptilian-patterned upper, the shoe features …

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 …