A huge percentage of Kobe Bryant’s Nike Basketball signature series has been produced in some variation on the Los Angeles Lakers famed purple and gold, but if you were to change just one of those colors, you’d end up with something of a mystery. Take this Nike Zoom Kobe VII for example. Its navy upper with yellow accents immediately brings to mind images of the Michigan Wolverines, but the presence of a ’12’-tagged heel crest suggests the meaning of this pair will come into greater focus shortly. For now, check out some new images after the jump and let us know how this uncomplicated yet intriguing colorup compares to some of the other Zoom Kobe 7 standouts, and be sure to check back with Sneaker News for release info. Photos: Gallery2
the crest i believe is to remember the olympic year where USA bball didnt win gold i.e. 1972. theres a lebron9 low sample with same crest/logo and colorway. with the london 2012 olympics drawing near, this may be part of a pack to commemorate said '72 year.