A follow-up to the Undefeated x Nike Kobe 4 Protro pack that released last year, the L.A.-based sneaker boutique may have a new Nike collaboration in the work, this time, putting its input on the Kobe 5 Protro according to py_leaks.
While early images have yet to surface, the trio of Undefeated x Kobe 5 Protro styles will reportedly commemorate a few of Kobe Bryant’s basketball accomplishments including a “Multi-Color/Metallic Gold/Multi-Color” makeup for the “Double Digits” while “Hall of Fame” opts for “Metallic Gold/Multi-Color-Field Purple” and “U13” donning “White/Metallic Gold/Rapid Teal.”
While official release dates have yet to the confirmed by the brands, the Undefeated x Nike Kobe 5 Protro pack is expected to release in Fall 2020 for $190 each. Stay tuned to Sole Collector for updates.
UPDATE (08/13): Nike has confirmed that Undefeated’s Kobe 5 Protro “What If” collab will release exclusively on Aug. 27 at Undefeated stores in celebration of “Mamba Week.” The pack consists of a multicolored “Dirty Dozen” iteration inspired by the colors of the 12 teams that passed on Bryant during the 1996 NBA Draft and a white-based “Unlucky 13” pair inspired by the franchise that traded him, the Charlotte Hornets. A release date for the gold-based “Hall of Fame” colorway has not been announced.
UPDATE (08/31): The Undefeated release of its Kobe 5 Protro “What If?” pack has come and gone, but it looks like there could be at least one more chance to pick up the sneakers. Nike is teasing a SNKRS-exclusive restock for tomorrow, Sept. 1 at noon ET.
UPDATE (05/07): Undefeated has confirmed that its “Hall of Fame” Nike Kobe 5 Protro collab is releasing on May 12 in celebration of the late Kobe Bryant’s induction in the 2021 NBA Hall of Fame ceremony, which will take place on May 15.
UPDATE (05/10): Undefeated just revealed the raffle details for its “Hall of Fame” Nike Kobe 5 Protro. The draw will start today at 11:24 a.m. ET and end at 2:24 p.m. ET. Winners will be announced on Wednesday, May 12 beginning at 12 p.m. ET.
Article written by Victor Deng #SoleCollector