“Forest Green” Nike Kobe 5 Protro EYBL

Had Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League ( EYBL) not beeb another sports victim of the coronavirus pandemic, these Kobe 5 Protros would be one of the kicks the players would take to the court. These feature a mostly forest green upper with some areas of white at the toe, forefoot and the eyebrows. Bronze appears not he lateral and medial Swooshes, tongue logos ( Kobe on the right and that of the EYBL on the left) Kobe signature on the heels. The aesthetic is completed by a forest green midsole…

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This Kobe 5 Protro releases later this month

This Nike Kobe 5 Protro combines visual attributes from the home and away pairs that Kobe Bryant wore in the 2010 NBA Finals. The lateral side of the left shoe features the layering of the “Parade” PE , while the medial side sports the clean white and gold look of the “Big Stage” PE. The aesthetic is reversed for the right shoe. A black midsole and a milky translucent midsole completes the aesthetic. Look for this Kobe 5 Protro to make its retail debut August 23 at nike.com and select…

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“Bruce Lee” Nike Kobe 5 Protro: Official Images

Inspired by the black and yellow track suit Bruce Lee wore in The Game of Death and the injuries suffered from Han’s claws from their penultimate battle in Enter The Dragon, the “Bruce Lee” Kobe 5 returns in Protro form later this year. The ”Bruce Lee” Nike Kobe 5 Protro is slated to release later this year and will carry a $180 USD sticker price. Kobe 5 Protro Del Sol/Metallic Silver-Comet Red-Black CD4991-700 $180 Summer 2020

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“Think Pink” Nike Kobe 6 Protro coming back in early 2021

In 2021 , the “Think Pink” Kobe 6 will amongst several returning in 2021 in Protro form. There are no images available as of yet, but the prevailing expectation is that of a shoe that’s a faithful reproduction of the original, using the same pinkfire, metallic silver and white color palette and sporting a pink upper with white lateral and medial swooshes, pink ribbon logo, white midsole and outsole. The “Think Pink” Nike Kobe 6 Protro is to release during the early portion of 2021 at nike.com and select retail…

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“Del Sol” Nike Kobe 6 Protro on the way in early 2021

The “Del Sol” colorway of the Kobe VI will get the Proto treatment. No images of the sneaker are available but expectations is that it will make use of the original black, dark grey, white and del sol color palette. It should also remain its original aesthetic of a black scaled upper with del sol swooshes on the lateral and medial sides, grey midsole and white outsole. The “Del Sol” Kobe 6 Protro is expected to release sometime during the early going on 2021 at nike.com and select retail venues.…

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“Grinch” Nike Kobe Protro 6 coming back in early 2021

The “Grinch” colorway of the Kobe VI initially released Christmas of 2010. Eleven years later Nike Basketball looks to bring it back in Protro form. Although no images are available this early juncture, it should make use of its original green apple, volt, crimson color palette and aesthetic. The”Grinch” Kobe 6 Protro is expected to release early in 2021 at nike.com and select retail establishments. Nike Kobe 6 Protro Apple/Volt/Crimson/Black CW2190-300 $TBA Early 2021 Pictured below is the original “Grinch” Kobe VI

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“All-Star” Kobe VI returning in 2021??

The Kobe VI will get the Protro treatment in early stages of 2021. Although there are,currently no images of the shoe, what is known is that it will make,use of a challenge red, black and white color palette. There is speculation that it could be the “All-Star” colorway but at this juncture that is unconfirmed. Look for this Kobe VI to release in early 2021. Nike Kobe 6 Protro Challenge Red/Black-White DH9888-600 TBA Early 2021

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“Lakers” Nike Kobe 5 Protro postponed

The “Lakers” Kobe 5 Protro was due to release April 1, but like many other shoes we have covered, has had its released postponed in lieu of the COVID-19 situation. At this juncture the new release date has not been announced but we will provide it once that information avails itself.

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February 24, 2020 (Mambas Day) NBA Recap

Who Got It Done pt rb ast Joel EmbiidPHI vs. ATL 49 14 3   14-15 ft Bradley BealWAS vs. MIL 55 2 3   8-13 3-pt Khris MiddletonMIL @ WAS 40 5 5   3 stl Ricky RubioPHO @ UTA 22 6 11   7 stl D. MitchellUTA vs. PHO 38 4 4   6-9 3-pt James HardenHOU vs. NYK 37 6 9   2 stl Aaron GordonORL @ BRK 27 10 4   2 blk K. PorterCLE vs. MIA 30 8 3   3 stl Bam AdebayoMIA @ CLE 22 13 9   3 stl , 4…

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Vanessa Bryant files wrongful death suit against helicopter company in Kobe’s fatal crash

Attorneys for the recently-widowed Vanessa Bryant filed a lawsuit against the helicopter company that operated the helicopter that crashed last month that claimed her husband Kobe, their eldest daughter Gianna, John Altebelli ,his wife Keri and daughter Alyssa; Christina Mauser; Sarah and Payton Chester and pilot Ara Zobayan. The 27-page complaint was filed against Island Express Holding Corporation and Island Express Helicopters alleges pilot Ara Zobayan failed in his duty “to use ordinary care in piloting the subject aircraft” and was negligent. The suit further alleges that Zobayan, who was…

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