Nike Unveils 'Mamba Moment' Shoes to Honor Kobe Bryant Passing Michael Jordan

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistDecember 15, 2014

via Nike

Moments after Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA's all-time scoring list on Sunday night, Nike released a pair of shoes—the Kobe 9 Elite Low “Mamba Moment”—in the Black Mamba's honor.

The sneakers are customizable with NikeID, which allows fans to pick the colors and add personalized text to the footwear. The Kobe 9 Elite Low “Mamba Moment” limited-edition kicks are available now for $245.

[Nike]

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