Nike To Retro Kobe Bryant’s 81-Point-Game Zoom Kobe 1 Protro .
We’ve heard the rumors, they’ve been floating around for a while now. Today we’ve finally received confirmation from Foot Locker EU. The sneakers Kobe wore when he dropped 81 points on the Toronto Raptors return this month.
13 years ago on January 22, 2006, Kobe Bryant took Jalen Rose and the Toronto Raptors on a nightmare streak when he dropped 81 points in a single game. That night The Mamba wore his Zoom Kobe 1 in traditional Laker colors of white, purple, gold and black. Today we take a look the new-and-improved Nike Zoom Kobe Protro 1. For starters the shoe is much lighter with a simplified construction. It also now features up to date Nike Air technology.
“[The Protro [line] is about evolution and improving on things that were”Kobe Bryant
The sneakers drop on January 22. This will be a stateside release for the Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro “81 Points,” So expect them to be available in the US on the same day. The rumored price is $175 USD. Let us know if you plan to pick up a pair. Lastly, for more sneaker news, Jerry Lorenzo Confirms The Drop Date For the Nike Air Fear of God 1 “Light Bone/Black.”