30 Nov '12, 5pm

Kobe talks up his new shoe, says he wears a new pair every game

Kobe talks up his new shoe, says he wears a new pair every game

Nike Kobe Bryant's new K8 shoe is bringing about strong feelings -- both good an bad -- from fans. If there's one thing that Kobe Bryant's recent Nike signature shoes have elicited, it's this: strong reactions. People either love the low-top look or hate it. Love the fact that it's a "system" that comes with four midsole options. Or hate it, dismissing it as a gimmick. You'll notice two things when you look at the shoe. First, you'll notice the snakeskin-type pattern, which is appropriate for a man nicknamed the "Black Mamba." You'll also notice that it's mostly mesh. Nike says it's the first time the material has been used in one of its basketball shoes. If you get to pick it up, you'll notice what you see in most shoes today -- it's lighter than ever before. It weighs only 9.6 ounces in a men's size 9. Fans can begin designing and saving their Kobe 8 on NIKEID next Tuesd...

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