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This Air Jordan 31 Low Appears To Be Sporting “Fade To Black” Aesthetics

It is currently March 2017. Back in March 2016, Nike unveiled the “Black Mamba” Collection, also known as the “Fade To Black” Collection, in honor of Kobe Bryant’s retirement from NBA. The collection included all of the Nike Kobe signature models, along with 2008’s original Hyperdunk 08 and the renowned Huarache 2k4. The collection was a celebration of Kobe Bryant’s entire partnership with Nike ever since 2003 after he switched over from adidas, which led to the advent of the Kobe line in 2006. While the Air Jordan 31 Low would not fit into the collection, Jordan Brand has designed an iteration that seems like it would. Continue reading This Air Jordan 31 Low Appears To Be Sporting “Fade To Black” Aesthetics

Nike Sportswear Bids Farewell To Kobe Bryant With This “Fade To Black” Collection

Every basketball enthusiast and Kobe Bryant fan is likely aware by now that Kobe Bryant will be retiring very soon. In fact, this is the final season that he is participating in, which will be over by mid-April along with Kobe’s NBA career. Kobe Bryant is undeniably one of the greatest basketball players of all time with an NBA career that has been nothing short of monumental, but fact of the matter is that is has merely a few weeks left. Fortunately, Nike is providing sneakerheads at least some assurance that despite his retirement, the Kobe line of basketball sneakers will love on. Continue reading Nike Sportswear Bids Farewell To Kobe Bryant With This “Fade To Black” Collection