Nike unveils new black mamba-themed Kobe Bryant shoes

On Tuesday, Nike unveiled the brand new black mamba-themed Kobe Bryant sneakers. Unsurprisingly, the sneakers were designed with an actual black mamba in mind.

“Taking inspiration from this rich designer-athlete rapport and Bryant’s moniker ‘The Black Mamba,’ the third shoe in the Kobe 11 Muse Pack features subtle details reflecting the black mamba snake,” Nike wrote in a release.

The sneakers are a part of the Kobe 11 Muse Pack, which commemorates the impressive 60-point performance in his final NBA game.

Bryant tweeted out the press release unveiling his new shoes Tuesday afternoon.

You can see more on the new design below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=PLeW_mSrpZQ

Kobe’s special edition black mamba-inspired sneakers will be available starting May 26.

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