January 21, 2014 BY Brendan Dunne
The Kobe 9 Elite is coming. Bryant himself continues to tease the sneaker’s impending release-this time he showed up on the cover of ESPN’s music issue donning that upcoming shoe in the “Masterpiece” colorway while posing alongside Nicki Minaj. Of course he wasn’t the only notable sneaker sighting across the couple of covers that they did-Chris Paul was also there in the Air Jordan VII “Bordeaux”. Continue reading to get a peek at each of them and let us know down in the comments if you’re excited to see the Kobe 9 Elite Masterpiece in stores next month.