January 23, 2014 BY John Kim
With the Black Mamba out of commission for the time being, who will be responsible for giving the Kobe 9 Elite a run on an NBA court? That would be none other than his teammate Nick Young – the resident NBA sneakerhead king and now the appointed man to give the high-top Kobe sneakers a first look in action. The colorway he’s rocking is not the Masterpiece colorway, but a PE colorway that incorporates yellow and red tones on the Flyknit upper (remember the Masterpiece has a white outsole and more neon green and purple in the Knit pattern. Check out a full shot of his kicks below and stay tuned to Sneaker News for more Kobe 9 updates.