Tag results for: Kobe Bryant


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Nike Basketball – “BHM Black History Month 2013″ Collection

Civic leadership, social stewardship, community involvement… these are just the few things Black History Month stands for. In recognizing these essential qualities, the month-long observance, as well as the impact sports bring to society as a whole, Nike will be celebrating the 2013 Nike Black History Month … READ MORE


Nike Kobe 8 System – “Year of the Snake” Collection

Since beginning the tradition back in 2002, Nike has found the Chinese zodiac has served as a great source of inspiration in designing new collections of footwear with unique looks and character. Now that we’re entering 2013, Nike completes the full zodiac cycle and is going big … READ MORE


Nike Air Force 1 Hi Kobe

For Kobe Bryant and his Lakers team, talk of a title as the NBA season started has been lately replaced by drastically lowered expectations: Kobe’s now putting in work in his Nike Kobe 8s with the mere hope of making it into the postseason. And while his … READ MORE