VIDEO: Kobe Bryant Talks About His Brand New Kobe X Nike Signature Shoe

It seems like just yesterday that the Kobe 9 was released, though Kobe Bryant and Nike are now ready to introduce to the Black Mamba’s tenth signature shoe, which is set to be released on February 7.

The Nike Kobe X will be first be released in the 5 AM Flight colorway, which draws inspiration from Bryant’s early morning training sessions. Bryant’s 40 foot jump into a pool of water at dawn just months after tearing his Achilles’ tendon is also said to be behind the name.

Bryant recently sat down with Sports Illustrated in order to unveil the new shoe and discuss the Kobe X’s stunning design.

Check out the SI video below:

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Written by Ross Pickering

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