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The Air Jordan 9 “Kobe” Got Restocked To Celebrate Mamba Day’s 1-Year Anniversary

It may seem hard to believe, one year has already passed since Kobe Bryant retired from professional basketball. The “Black Mamba” was 37 years old when he concluded his illustrious NBA career with a final game on April 14th, 2016 in which he scored a total of 60 points. For many basketball enthusiasts, the Los Angeles Lakers do not seem the same without Kobe. Despite being a sad day, April 14th was declared as Mamba Day in his honor and sneakerheads are likely aware that April 14th, 2017 just went by. Thus, for this year’s Mamba Day, the Air Jordan 9 “Kobe” got restocked on Nike SNKRS. Continue reading The Air Jordan 9 “Kobe” Got Restocked To Celebrate Mamba Day’s 1-Year Anniversary

The Jordan 3 & 8 From 2016’s Kobe Pack Are Available At Stadium Goods

Back in August 2016, rumors started to circulate that Jordan Brand would be honoring Kobe Bryant with the release of a special pack. Eventually, the Air Jordan Kobe Pack was introduced, and it was revealed that it would include colorways of the Air Jordan 3 and the Air Jordan 8 inspired by the Los Angeles Lakers. These were the two Air Jordan models that Kobe used to wear between 2002 and 2003, back when he had not yet signed with a footwear brand yet. While the Air Jordan Kobe Pack did not exactly make a wide enough retail debut, it has unexpectedly become available at Stadium Goods. Continue reading The Jordan 3 & 8 From 2016’s Kobe Pack Are Available At Stadium Goods

This Air Jordan 9 Kobe Bryant PE Joins Jordan Brand’s Holiday Season Releases

Last season, the young athletes of the Los Angeles Lakers had frequently been in disagreement with their coach, Byron Scott. Kobe Bryant’s retirement this 2015–16 NBA season further impaired their performance. Fortunately, the Lakers now have a new head coach in the form of Luke Walton, who himself has played for the Lakers as a reserve player, so he will likely relate better to the athletes he will be coaching. Kobe may have retired from the sport, but his connection with Jordan Brand and Nike will live on. Apparently that is why this latest, upcoming colorway of the Air Jordan 9 is inspired by the Los Angeles Lakers. Continue reading This Air Jordan 9 Kobe Bryant PE Joins Jordan Brand’s Holiday Season Releases