30 Nov '15, 11pm

Revisit ALL of @KobeBryant's sneakers with @adidas as we kick off #KobeWeek: https://t.co/C4sE3QmdrD https://t.co/9N8kGUdBfK

Yesterday, Kobe Bryant announced this will be his last season in the NBA. By many measures one of the all-time greats, by some measures the best player of this generation, Jelly Bean Jr. has been the leading man on the Hollywood hardwood for nearly two decades. Before he was the man though, he was the boy. Literally. Entering the league at 17 years of age, his parents had to sign his contract with the Lakers. His early days in LA would be scored by an adidas endorsement that spawned two separate signature lines and a variety of EQT models that would also earn KB8 acclaim. As the first part of our five-piece #KobeWeek series, we profile the Black Mamba’s early days as a young high flyer in the Three Stripes. Check out his best kicks and commercials in the pages below. Rookie Rotation In this day and age, a player has to make an All-Star team or sign with a relative unknown ...

Full article: http://www.nicekicks.com/2015/11/30/kobeweek-kobe-bryants...

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