Tag results for: Kobe Bryant

Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Maestro” – NOLA Gumbo League Collection

Nike Basketball and Kobe Bryant are paying tribute to the unique flavor New Orleans (or N’awlins, as the locals say) with their three-part NOLA Gumbo League Collection. Just as the savory dish, the Nike Kobe 9 Elite Maestro get an eclectic make-over, featuring a mix of characters, …

Nike Kobe 9 Elite – “The Art of Light, Strong, and Fast” | Event Recap

We’ve all seen the images before – a bullet through an apple captured by high-speed camera. But how do you translate that into an actually display? With a series of “gates” and an abundance of Flyknit “strings”, Nike Basketball realized that quintessential photo into an exhibit for …

Nike Kobe 9 Elite “Inspiration”, “Perspective”, and “Detail”

We’ve got not one, not two, but three new Nike Kobe 9 Elites here, with each incorporating in their design the story of Swoosh innovation alongside the themes that reflect Kobe Bryant’s life on and off the court. If you need a refresher, the Kobe 9 Elite …

Nike Kobe 9 Elite NRG – 21 Mercer + DSM NY Exclusives

Everything about these two Nike Kobe 9 Elite are special. Their builds pack three of Nike’s most innovative footwear techniques – Lunarlon, Flywire, and Flyknit – into one responsive build. Their use of color celebrates Nike’s basketball impact on the game based on their cutting-edge style. And …

Air Jordan 4 – “Air Yeezy 2 Cheetah” Customs | By Hippie Neal

With much of the focus on the Air Yeezy 2 “Red October” and its on-again, off-again launch, many sneakerheads have already forgotten another never-released Air Yeezy 2 “Cheetah”, the special purple edition created just for Kobe Bryant back in 2012. However, Refresh PGH‘s in-house customizer Hippie Neal …

adidas Crazy 1 – “All-Star”

Back in 2001, Kobe Bryant took to the court at the MCI Center in Washington D.C.for the NBA All-Star Game sporting a pair of the adidas Kobe 1 “Sunshine.” Now, a lucky thirteen years later, adidas is set to reissue the shoe for the All-Star Game with …

Nike Kobe V – Prelude | Release Info

For Lakers fans, the Nike Kobe Prelude V pays tribute to Kobe Bryant at the peak of his powers, with the Mamba savoring a second straight Finals MVP as the Lakers defended their title against the Boston Celtics. The celebratory design finds the shoe dressed with a …

Nike Zoom Kobe Venomenon 4 | Release Info

When the NBA released the second round of fan voting results for the 2014 All-Star Game last week, the numbers saw Kobe Bryant leading all back-court players with 723,031 votes overall. This despite the fact that the Mamba has played just just six games so far this season while …