Kobe AD

The Kobe AD is Kobe Bryant’s twelfth signature Nike shoe. It is the first sneaker to release after Kobe’s retirement from the NBA. It features a mix of Flywire, mesh, Lunarlon, and Zoom Air. The shoe debuted on November 22nd, 2016 for an MSRP of $160, and has served as part of Nike Basketball’s seasonal releases ever since. Read the articles below for more release details and price information.

price / $160

release date / November 22nd, 2016

Kobe AD

Kelly Oubre Jr.’s Converse All Star Pro BB “Tsunami” PE And More Shine On NBA’s Second Opening Night

From Chris Paul making his first appearance in OKC, to seeing the immediate chemistry between Doncic and Porzingis, to Kyrie Irving’s astounding 50-point performance in...

By Elliot Santiago October 24, 2019

The Nike Kobe AD Releases In A “Black Toe” Colorway

Color blocking and split motifs have been all the rage in the past year, entering into mainstream sneaker culture as a remnant of the trends...

By Michael Le November 16, 2018

Nike LeBron 15 “City Series” Releasing Later This Month

Update: The Nike LeBron 15 in Wolf Grey/Metallic Gold releases on December 26th, 2017 for $185. Nike is releasing a “City Series” pack designed to...

By Nick Del Bene December 7, 2017

Nike Basketball’s “Rise and Shine” Pack Is Now Available on NIKEiD

Nike Basketball is ‘Flipping The Switch’ to playoff mode with an energetic array of special edition colorways on their signature series, each available May 5th....

By Patrick Johnson April 12, 2017

DeMar DeRozan’s Earliest Memory Of Kobe Inspired The Nike Kobe A.D. “Compton”

You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take, and boy did Kobe Bryant take a lot of shots during his NBA career. The Black...

By Patrick Johnson April 5, 2017

The Nike Basketball “Summer” Pack Drops Next Thursday

Nike Basketball is already looking ahead to a summer full of hooping with their coming “Summer Pack” featuring some of their finest performance silhouettes, each...

By Patrick Johnson March 31, 2017

A Detailed Look At The Nike KOBE A.D. NXT

If the Kobe AD showed us what’s next in the lineage of Kobe Bryant’s signature Nike Basketball line, then the Kobe AD NXT could very...

By Patrick Johnson March 28, 2017

The Nike Basketball “Time To Shine” Pack Drops This Weekend

Nike Basketball is currently trotting out 10 of the 16 teams left in the NCAA’s March Madness Sweet 16, and in honor of the occasion,...

By Patrick Johnson March 21, 2017

This Nike Kobe A.D. Is Straight Outta Compton

Updated March 21st, 2017: The Nike Kobe A.D. “City of Compton” releases on April 7th, 2017 for $160. Kobe Bryant was born in Italy and...

By Sneaker News March 18, 2017