The moment of truth is here and Kobe has emerged, equipped with a fresh pair of Zoom Kobe V’s on his feet in a Black away Lakers colorway. He was then taken onstage where host, Kevin Frazier, welcomed Kobe and the crowd and immediately got down to business. After handling a few questions about the shoe, designers Eric Avar and Matt Nurse were brought out to discuss the design and technical aspects that make the Kobe V one of the most innovative and revolutionary basketball models ever created. It was quite obvious that the relationship between Kobe and the design team was quite close and that his input has been valued and vital to the end result of the shoe. Stay tuned for more info and and pics of the Zoom Kobe V on the way.