As the players' union and NBA team owners wrangling over the contractual impasses. Nike Basketball is going ahead in getting Kobe Bryant ready for his next championship, be it this season or the next, with his seventh signature footwear, the Nike Zoom Kobe VII. A clear departure from the previous designs, the yet-to-be-launch Nike Zoom Kobe VII features a Neoprene inner sock with Lunarlon foam sole, thus broaden the range of customization and fits. The lightweight Flywire, plu the extended heel counter, provides exceptional grip and protection on the court. No official words on actual release date just yet, though MarqueeSole gotten a few early samples of it in stock.