Undefeated x Nike Kobe 5 “Hall of Fame” to Honor Bryant’s Impending Naismith Induction
LA retailers Undefeated look to continue their partnership with Kobe Bryant posthumously with a very special edition of the Mamba’s fifth signature Nike silhouette. The cultural icons of LA will link up for this Undefeated x Nike Kobe 5 “Hall of Fame” which undoubtedly honors Bean’s impending Naismith induction this year.
From a first glance, you didn’t even need to know it’s HOF title to understand that this would be something special. It’s upper arrives drenched in metallic gold finishes, with striking purple and black accents centralizing around the popping midfoot gradient Swoosh in red-to-blue that honors his time with Team USA. Upon that Swoosh rests Kobe’s three career jersey numbers, whilst elsewhere you’ll find co-branding between Kobe, Undefeated, and Nike bulking out the remaining placements. Completing the design is a purple rubber outsole that’s fixed beneath a gradient effect to mimic the aforementioned Swoosh. A release date for the pair is yet to be specified, but you can expect it to arrive in very limited numbers later this year.
Update 10.14.20 // Though the 2020 Naismith Hall of Fame induction has been postponed until 2021, plans for the Undefeated x Nike Kobe 5 “Hall of Fame” appear to be going ahead this year. Official images of the pair have no landed on Nike servers, a telltale sign of a proximal release. At this stage, a date is yet to be confirmed, so be sure to keep your eyes glued to our official Twitter account for further updates.
Undefeated x Nike Kobe 5 “Hall of Fame”
Style Code: DA6809-700
Color: Metallic Gold/Field Purple/Multi-Color
Release Date: TBA
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