Cop or Drop?: Nike Basketball “Black History Month” Collection

In the month of February, the United States celebrates Black History Month, in which we honor and celebrate the African-American community. Nike Basketball will commemorate the special occasion with three special edition sneakers from their sponsored athletes: Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant. The Nike Basketball ?BHM? Collection includes a Nike Kobe 8, Nike LeBron X, and Nike KD V which features decorative motifs showcasing the historic month. This pack releases at select Nike retailers on January 26, 2013 and there will also be special apparel that matches the sneakers as well. Will you cop or drop any pairs from this collection?

Nike Kobe 8 System
Anthracite/Pure Platinum-Sport Grey
January 26, 2013

Nike LeBron X
Anthracite/Pure Platinum-Sport Grey
January 26, 2013

Nike KD V
Anthracite/Pure Platinum-Sport Grey
January 26, 2013

Nike Kobe 8 "BHM"

Nike Kobe 8 “BHM”

Nike LeBron X "BHM"

Nike LeBron X “BHM”

Nike KD "BHM"

Nike KD “BHM”


  1. Matt Simpson says:

    Drop. Can’t stand the orange.

  2. elrolio says:

    COPPING THE KD V — my first pair of KD’s, to rotate with my red hyperdunks. Tried on a regular pair, love em, looking forward to owning my for real playing shoes.

  3. Edgar A. Lorenzo says:

    Drop. Pattern is way too african.

  4. Joe MacDonald says:

    those kobes are gorgeous

  5. Nelson Patterson says:

    yeah the kobes

  6. Don Dc Cannon says:


  7. Nick Pallares says:

    KD’s tho

  8. Matthew Primmer says:

    Hope i can get these

  9. Spencer Madden says:

    Not something white people can wear.

  10. Brandon Mayes says:

    if they were being released anywhere then yea but since NO ONE is getting them NO

  11. bigblaze1984 says:

    I want the Hyperdisruptor BHM more than all of these!

  12. DiPdeeeZ says:

    all 3 are trash.? i rather cop the melo bhm.? can’t believe i said that, but its true

  13. Terry Bruce Herring II says:

    For that price?? Drop.

  14. Terry Bruce Herring II says:

    I’d rather grab some jays for the same price.

  15. Michael Knauer says:

    @Spencer Madden I’m going to buy and wear these to spite your racist comment and to support the boys and girls club of America.

  16. Awan Yuot says:

    Cop Kobe 8′s love low cuts

  17. Chris McMurry says:

    i dont understand why this is something white ppl cant wear? grow up and learn that we are all the same.

  18. Rataface805 says:

    Coping the Kobe’s lakers fan jazz going down tonight

    1. Neezy says:

      @Rataface805?That’s worthy of a good laugh.

  19. Just Rich says:

    Drop all the way down like the New Years Ball Drop!