The Nike Kobe 9 Silk has been linked to the Silk Road between East and West for inspiration, and features a mix of different cultures, to show the contribution to the world around Kobe basketball.

Nike Kobe 9 Silk – Colorway Details


This Nike Kobe 9 symbolizes the influence Kobe Bryant has while visiting different cities around the world to promote the development of basketball.

Featuring an Engineered Mesh upper dressed in Purple tones, and then decorated with Golden Nike logo, Bryant’s logo and signature style. Other details include vamp pattern with oriental colors, inspired by the Dunhuang murals. And interspersed with the main pattern serpentine pattern, represents Bryant footprints all over the world.

Nike Kobe 9 Silk – Release Date

Look for the Nike Kobe 9 Silk to release in Greater China on January 1st, 2015, followed by a stateside release on January 3rd, 2015 at select retailers, including RISE. Retail price tag is set at, $160 USD.

Nike Kobe 9
Villain Red/Bright Crimson-Gold
January 3, 2015

Nike Kobe 9 EM Silk





Nike Kobe 9 Silk