Tag results for: Kobe Bryant

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Nike Kobe 8 “Mambacurial”

Kobe Bryant grew up in Italy playing both soccer and basketball, and though he now makes his living as one of the best all-round players in the NBA, Bryant still retains his love for both sports. Nike gives the nod to Kobe’s twin passions with the Nike … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 8 MC Mambacurial

Born and bred to perform on the soccer pitch, the Nike Mercurial is worn by players at every level looking for a lightweight, comfortable, and high-performing cleat. Building on the cross-sport face-off between Cristiano Ronaldo vs. Rafael Nadal produced by Nike last year, the Kobe 8 MC Mambacurial is … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball ELITE Series 2.0+ Collection

In celebration of the brand’s elite athletes as they prepare for the playoffs, Nike Basketball unveils the Nike Elite Series 2.0+, featuring the LeBron X PS Elite+, Kobe 8 System Elite+ and KD V Elite+. Each silhouette features a white and black colorway with a number of … READ MORE

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Nike Inside Access – “Superhuman” T-Shirt Collection Designs

As part of its “Inside Access” series, in which various aspects of Nike Basketball is viewed through the lens of design innovation, Nike offers an inside look at the creation of its Superhuman T-shirt collection. Nike Basketball’s T-shirt design philosophy is the point of departure — set … READ MORE

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Kobe Bryant x HUBLOT King Power Black Mamba Chronograph Watch

In a stars-studded event high above West Hollywood, HUBLOT announced basketball legend Los Angeles Lakers‘ Kobe Bryant to be its newest brand ambassador. With the announcement, Bryant will be among a rare company of athletes, which includes World’s Fastest Man and Olympic Gold Medalist Usain Bolt, Soccer … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 8 System Elite “Superhero”

It’s dizzying to keep up with the new life-cycle of sneakers, especially as Nike‘s technology and design capabilities just seem to grow exponentially. Now the Swoosh wants to introduce you to the next generation of the Nike Kobe 8 System Elite, the Superhero, which is one of … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe 8 System – “Easter”

In anticipation of the Easter holiday, Nike is set to release a special edition of the Nike Kobe 8 System inspired by the tradition of decorating Easter eggs with paints and dyes. The resulting design utilizes a pastel color palette in which Engineered Mesh is overlaid with … READ MORE

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ESPN Sports Center – “Michael Jordan 50: It’s Gotta Be The Shoes” | Video

Not only this Sunday will mark the 2013 NBA All-Star Game, but it will also be Michael Jordan’s 50th birthday. Both as a way to honor the basketball legend and a look back at his astonishing career, Sports Center on ESPN compiled a mini documentary on not … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball – 2013 NBA All-Star Game Collection

Ahead of the much-awaited 2013 NBA All-Star Game in the City of Houston, Nike and Nike Basketball have unveiled a slew of special edition kicks that celebrate the game, the athletes, and the city itself. Billed as “Extraterrestrial Mission,” in reference to the NASA Johnson Space Center … READ MORE

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Nike Basketball – “Count on Kobe” | Video

Sure, basketball is a team sport, but with just five guys on the court for each team, the efforts of one individual are more impactful than they are on the gridiron or diamond. And no competitor plays with as much passion on a game to game basis … READ MORE

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Nike – Kobe Chapter One Destroyer Jacket – “Year of the Snake” Edition

A doppelgänger to the more exclusive “Year of the Black Mamba” Destroyer Jacket, this Kobe Chapter One variant features nearly all of the design elements, from leather sleeves resembling scales of a snake to the special embroidered patches featuring “Gui Si” and “Tian Long Di Mang” in … READ MORE