Kobe Bryant is arguably one of the greatest basketball players of all time. With his 4th All-Star MVP award last night, the Philadelphia product leaves no doubt as to who is the best current player in the league when it comes to a combination of mental and physical ability. With that reputation comes a variety of perks. From action commercials with Kanye West to one of the most groundbreaking signature sneakers on the market, Kobe has definitely hit the big time.
A special Lakers themed pair of Air Jordan 8s is pictured below today that once again show the superstar status of “The Black Mamba” . The pair pair sports a predominately white upper with purple and gold hits on the tongue, midsole and inner liner. Although this pair is in most likelihood never going to hit retailers, iphone app. kicktionary has posted some great shots of the one-of-a-kind pair. Head over to iTunes to download the app. now and stay up to date with the most limited Jordan PEs as well as other sneaker related news.