24 Jan '13, 6pm

Year of the Snake Sneakers Arrive As Nike Preps Its Black Mamba, Again: With the Year of the Snake dawning, Nik...

Year of the Snake Sneakers Arrive As Nike Preps Its Black Mamba, Again: With the Year of the Snake dawning, Nik...

Obviously, Nike is taking advantage and releasing the "Black Mamba" Nike Kobe 8s (top) along with extras like the Year of the Snake Black Mamba Destroyer jacket . But at times, it seems Nike has gone a little overboard with its attempt to draw connections between its Black Mamba spokesman and Chinese culture. As if the Year of the Snake-Mamba was not enough, Nike states of its Kobe 8 System : "In connection with the victories of the Purple and Gold Dynasty led by Kobe, the KOBE 8 SYSTEM Year of the Snake special edition is inspired by the Chinese kung-fu representing Kobe’s bold, aggressive style."

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Converse “Year of the Snake”

Converse “Year of the Snake”

sq210.blogspot.com 29 Jan '13, 11am

This Pro Leather High Snake is set to launch in limited fashion at select accounts in China, packaged in a special acrylic...

Nike Zoom Kobe 8 EXT YOTS Year of the Snake

store.kix-files.com 28 Jan '13, 1pm

Nike Basketball > Kobe Bryant > Nike Zoom Kobe 8 EXT YOTS Year of the Snake Nike Zoom Kobe 8 EXT YOTS Year of the Snake (5...

Nike Zoom Kobe 8 EXT YOTS Black Mamba

store.kix-files.com 28 Jan '13, 1pm

> Nike Zoom Kobe 8 EXT YOTS Black Mamba

adidas D Rose 3.5 "Year of the Snake"

adidas D Rose 3.5 "Year of the Snake"

unlocked.footlocker.com 24 Jan '13, 3pm

Today, Thursday, January 24th, the first colorway of the new adidas D Rose 3.5, the Year of the Snake, drops in select sto...

adidas Rose 3.5 “Year of the Snake” (Now Available) #Adidas

adidas Rose 3.5 “Year of the Snake” (Now Availa...

kicksonfire.com 24 Jan '13, 11pm

adidas Rose 3.5 “Year of the Snake” for a while now, and finally the shoe is making its way to Shop adidas . The premium m...

Nike Kobe 8 EXT “Year of the Snake / Black Mamba” #Nike

Nike Kobe 8 EXT “Year of the Snake / Black Mamb...

kicksonfire.com 04 Feb '13, 7am

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#COUNTONKOBEiD: Design a Nike Kobe 8 for the Black Mamba

#COUNTONKOBEiD: Design a Nike Kobe 8 for the Bl...

nicekicks.com 30 Jan '13, 6pm

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Nike's new alien inspired sneakers

Nike's new alien inspired sneakers

sneakerwatch.com 24 Jan '13, 11pm

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Black Year of the Snake Nike Kobe 8s are a grea...

crookedtongues.com 01 Feb '13, 6pm

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Nike Air Force 1 NG CMFT LW YOTS Year of the Snake

store.kix-files.com 28 Jan '13, 1pm

> Nike Air Force 1 NG CMFT LW YOTS Year of the Snake

Nike Kobe 8 iD “Year Of The Snake” Teaser #Nike

Nike Kobe 8 iD “Year Of The Snake” Teaser #Nike

kicksonfire.com 31 Jan '13, 6pm

will get a chance to take their talents to Nike iD tomorrow and customize a special “Year Of The Snake” colorway of the sh...

Nike Kobe 8 EXT Black “Year Of The Snake” #Nike

Nike Kobe 8 EXT Black “Year Of The Snake” #Nike

kicksonfire.com 18 Jan '13, 2am

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Nike Kobe 8 EXT “Year of the Snake” – Red & Purple #Nike

Nike Kobe 8 EXT “Year of the Snake” – Red & Pur...

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Kicks On Court: Dion Waiters Dons "Year of the Snake" Kobe 8 System

Kicks On Court: Dion Waiters Dons "Year of the ...

nicekicks.com 30 Jan '13, 3pm

is beginning to show its face in many forms on the NBA courts. Today, we highlight a couple of new pairs we’ve seen within...