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Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

The Nike Kobe 11 “Draft Day” edition commemorates the team the first drafted Kobe Bryant, the Charlotte Hornets back in the 1996 NBA Draft.

After being picked 13th in the first round, the Hornets made one of their biggest mistake in franchise history by trading the Black Mamba to the LA Lakers.

This Nike Kobe 11 is dressed in the Charlotte Hornets team colors having a White, Blue Lagoon and Court Purple color scheme. Featuring a White Engineered Mesh upper with Teal and Purple accents throughout, sitting atop a clean White rubber sole. Finishing off the design is the 6.26.96 date down the heel as a nod to the day Kobe Bryant was drafted.

Nike Kobe 11 Draft Day Release Date

Check out the detailed images below and look for the Nike Kobe 11 EM “Draft Day” to release on April 28th, 2016 at select Nike Basketball retail stores. The retail price tag is set at $160 USD.

Nike Kobe 11 “Draft Day”
White/Blue Lagoon-Court Purple
863183-154
April 28, 2016
$160

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UPDATE: Kobe Bryant, drafted thirteenth overall out of Lower Merion H.S. by the Charlotte Hornets, got traded on draft night to the Los Angeles Lakers. As the rest became history, Nike continues to pay tribute to that big trade with their latest Nike Kobe 11 “Draft Day” release that debuts tomorrow, April 28th at shops like Deadstock Canada.

Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

Kobe 11 Charlotte Hornets Draft Day

UPDATE: Nike releases official images of the “Draft Day” Nike Kobe 11.

Kobe XI Draft Day

Draft Day Kobe 11 Hornets

Draft Day Kobe 11 Hornets

Draft Day Kobe 11 Hornets

Draft Day Kobe 11 Hornets

Draft Day Kobe 11 Hornets

Draft Day Kobe 11 Hornets

UPDATE: The Nike Kobe 11 “Draft Day” doesn’t officially debut until April 28th, but shops like Rock City Kicks are selling them early via phone orders.

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 EM Hornets

UPDATE: Here are detailed images of the Nike Kobe 11 “Draft Day” via Sneaker Files.

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Draft Day Nike Kobe 11 Hornets 863183-154

Nike Kobe 11 Draft Day

Nike Kobe 11 Draft Day

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