TAG: Nike Zoom Kobe V

All-Star, NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 12, 2010 / 8:00 pm

Dime Exclusive: The Sneakers For Tonight’s Rookie/Sophomore Game

DeMar DeRozan

As we said before, in addition to linking up with NBA Coordinator Michael Brady, and Mavericks Equipment Manager Al Whitley, I got pictures of every player’s sneakers for tonight’s game. Check ‘em out below: Read More »

College, High School / Feb 8, 2010 / 11:45 am

Christ the King vs. Rice: The Greatest High School Basketball Spectacle Ever

Christ the King vs. Rice

While everyone had football on the brain for yesterday’s Super Bowl Sunday, the day also featured one of NYC’s most touted high school hoops rivalries between Christ the King (Queens, N.Y.) and Rice (Harlem, N.Y.). In front of a packed house on the Middle Village campus, I made the trek from the 4 to the J to the M for what could have been the greatest high school basketball spectacle ever. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 26, 2010 / 12:30 pm

New Colorways Of The Zoom Kobe V & Air Max LeBron VII in NBA LIVE 10

Nike Air Max LeBron VII

Ever since NBA Live 10 dropped, we’ve been waiting for this day. If you were playing the game last night, some of you may have noticed that with the latest Dynamic DNA that went into the game, Kobe and LeBron received their new signature shoes in a variety of colorways. Every Friday, EA Sports will slowly be releasing new shoes into the game, but take a look at some of the new colorways of the Zoom Kobe V and Air Max LeBron VII: Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 21, 2010 / 10:00 am

Kobe Bryant At House of Hoops This Friday

Kobe Bryant

You know whenever Kobe Bryant comes to town to play the Knicks, the city goes crazy. So other than putting in time on the court this Friday, the Black Mamba is also going to be making an appearance at the House of Hoops store up in Harlem after the game. We just got word that they’ll be handing out a very limited amount of tickets to select people at HOH today. So if I was you, I’d ditch Algebra and take an extended lunch break to go through. Read More »

All-Star, NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 15, 2010 / 1:15 pm

Nike Zoom Kobe V All-Star

Nike Zoom Kobe V All-Star

What do you get for your 12th NBA All-Star appearance if you’re Kobe Bryant? Try a sweet new colorway of your latest signature shoe. Introducing the Nike Zoom Kobe V All-Star, which will be hitting Foot Locker and House of Hoops stores on 2/12. I definitely have to get myself a pair. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 6, 2010 / 10:30 am

Nike Zoom Kobe V Giveaway: Kobe’s Christmas Day Courtside Gift

Nike Zoom Kobe V

If you thought yesterday’s giveaway was good, then you’re going to freak out at what we’ve got for you today. When I was in L.A. for the the Christmas Day game between the Lakers and the Cavs, you may have noticed some of the celebrities sitting courtside wearing some exclusive colorways of the new Nike Zoom Kobe V. That’s because Kobe decided to hook up the L.A. faithful with a special holiday gift. We just happened to get our hands on two pairs… Read More »

NBA / Dec 25, 2009 / 10:00 pm

NIKEiD Draws Mob Scene Outside The Staples Center


Although the Lakers couldn’t get it done in the arena, outside the arena fans were going nuts. Just minutes after things got out of hand – which saw MVPuppet “L.A.” foam fingers rain down from the rafters – I linked up with the guys at NIKEiD to spread some holiday cheer. That’s right, free t-shirts. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 25, 2009 / 8:00 am

Nike Zoom Kobe V “Chaos” & Air Max LeBron VII “Christmas”

Nike Zoom Kobe V "Chaos" & Air Max LeBron VII "Christmas"

If this didn’t hype you up for today’s Christmas Day matchup between Kobe Bryant and LeBron James, then this certainly will. While the Black Mamba debuted the Zoom Kobe V in front of media earlier this month in Los Angeles, he has yet to wear the shoe in a game. This afternoon, on the biggest of stages, that will change. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 14, 2009 / 1:45 pm

The Lightest Basketball Shoe Ever Made: The Launch Of The Nike Zoom Kobe V

Nike Zoom Kobe V

By now you know about our site troubles last week, so I decided to wait on recaping my trip to LA for the launch of the Nike Zoom Kobe V until now.

As you’ve seen before, when one of Nike’s premier athletes/signature guys has a new shoe dropping, they do it right. Among a hand-selected group of journalists from the finest outlets around, the low generation was introduced. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 7, 2009 / 8:05 pm

L.A. Confidential

Los Angeles

You guys might have noticed that I was absent from the site today, but that’s only because I was flying across the country to Los Angeles for this week’s Nike Zoom Kobe V Global Media Introduction. Along with journalists from around the world, tomorrow I’ll get to see the Zoom Kobe V up close and personal for the first time – and if you haven’t checked it out already, you don’t know what you’re missing. Read More »