Tag results for: Kobe Bryant


Nike Kobe IV Prelude | Release Info

The latest installment of the Nike Kobe Prelude Pack to hit retail is the Nike Kobe IV, the low-cut silhouette first introduced in 2008 that expressed designer Eric Avar’s mandate to go low and lightweight. The shoe’s Flywire-infused upper is dressed with impressionist art dominated by purple … READ MORE


adidas Crazy 1 Retro – Yellow/Black | Available Now

Nearly 13 years later, Kobe Bryant‘s original (and most memorable) signature shoe, the adidas Crazy 1, is making a returning. Now known as the adidas Crazy 1 Retro, the futuristic design features a streamlined upper in Los Angeles Lakers inspired yellow. Three debossed bars and half-shell toe … READ MORE


Nike LeBron 11 + Kobe 8 + KD 6 – Christmas Colorways | Release Reminder

Nike is making a list and checking it twice, because this Christmas we’ll be finding out who’s been naughty and nice when this series of Nike Basketball silhouettes come to town. Made up of the LeBron 11, Kobe 8 System, and the KD 6, the Christmas Pack … READ MORE


Nike Kobe 8 “Green Glow” – Official Images

Nike has just released official images of the Nike Kobe 8 Green Glow, a shoe rumored to exist thanks to images of the kicks on Mrs. Black Momba. The release adds to a long list of Holiday Kobe releases, but this one should easily ride to the … READ MORE


Nike Kobe 8 – Christmas | Officially Unveiled

With Christmas just around the corner, Nike is giving us an official look at their holiday-themed Kobe 8 System. Rocking an iced-over snakeskin upper, these Kobe’s will leave you feeling frost-bitten if you rub over the translucent scaly bumps that rise off of the dark mesh shroud … READ MORE


Nike Welcomes Kobe Bryant Back to the Court | Video

Yesterday L.A.’s favorite son returned to his Staples Center home court after eight months away from the game he loves. We’re speaking, of course, about Kobe Bryant, the Lakers star who suffered a devastating Achilles tendon injury on April 12 in a game against the Golden State … READ MORE


Nike Kobe VIII Prelude Pack – “Reflection”

The final piece of the Nike Kobe Prelude Pack launches just two weeks before the arrival of the Nike Kobe 9 Elite, featuring the lowest profile and lightest weight of any Kobe signature shoe before it. Good thing, because the Mamba would need every advantage he could … READ MORE


Nike Zoom Kobe VII Prelude Pack – “London”

Deceptively simple, the Nike Zoom Kobe VII Prelude tells a comprehensive story ringed in gold. The dominant black and grey tones reference the city of London, home to the 2012 Summer Olympics, where Kobe and the USA Basketball team were the ultimate victors. The fine art theme … READ MORE


Nike Zoom Kobe VI Prelude Pack – “All Star MVP”

The sixth installment of the Nike Kobe Prelude Pack is all about hometown pride, springing from Kobe’s MVP performance at the 2011 All-Star Game in Los Angeles. While that achievement is stitched onto the shoe’s footbed, the printed graphic on the outside commemorates the Pacific Ocean and the … READ MORE


Nike Zoom Kobe V Prelude Pack – “Finals MVP”

Pop art flourishes cover the Nike Zoom Kobe V Prelude, designed to celebrate Kobe’s back-to-back Finals MVPs. What makes the achievement even sweeter is this particular championship round was fought against the Boston Celtics, who’d trounced the Lakers two years earlier in the 2008 Finals (a development … READ MORE


Nike Zoom Kobe IV Prelude Pack – “Finals MVP”

Stick with us, Kobe and Nike Zoom fans, as this continued look at the individual pieces within the Nike Kobe Prelude Pack is just getting started and its already red-hot. Following our looks at the kicks that mark his accomplishments like the 4 game 50-point flurry, his scoreboard shatting … READ MORE