DeMar DeRozan's Nike Kobe 5 Protro "Zebra" PE Will Receive a Retail Release

A striped style sported by the Spurs guard earlier this season.

By
Footwear
10,064 Hypes 0 Comments

DeMar DeRozan is one of the torch bearers for Nike Basketball‘s Kobe Bryant line, and the San Antonio Spurs guard/forward’s latest Mamba-themed release is a Kobe 5 Protro “Zebra.” First worn by DeRozan at the beginning of the 2019-20 NBA season, the “Zebra” mixes a simple color palette with bold printed details for a stylish monochromatic look.

Grey and white patterns coat the entirety of the upper — quarter panels display the zebra print that gives the shoe its name, while the synthetic forefoot and mesh heel use a warped, kaleidoscopic checkerboard pattern. Swooshes are heat-pressed on in jet black, with a touch of iridescent gray appearing behind the black sheath logo on the tongue. Black collar trim and black heel pieces with Kobe Bryant’s signature complete the top half. Moving down to the lower regions, light gray midsoles are made of soft EVA foam and contain twice as much Zoom Air cushioning as the original Kobe 5 from 2009.

The Nike Kobe 5 “Zebra” is set to release via retailers like Nice Kicks on September 18, and is priced at $180 USD.

Looking to learn more about Kobe Bryant and what he achieved in the Nike Kobe 5? Check out the Mamba’s five finest moments in his fifth signature Nike shoe.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Hank Willis Thomas to Project Writings of Incarcerated People Affected by COVID-19
Arts

Hank Willis Thomas to Project Writings of Incarcerated People Affected by COVID-19

Taking place at the Brooklyn Public Library in New York City.

Apple Debuts Latest Apple Watch Series 6 and New Apple Watch SE
Tech

Apple Debuts Latest Apple Watch Series 6 and New Apple Watch SE

The most colorful collection yet.

Hamcus FW20, "EDEN," Imagines Oil-Drenched Apocalyptic Layers
Fashion

Hamcus FW20, "EDEN," Imagines Oil-Drenched Apocalyptic Layers

Earthy washes ensure the garments blend into the fallout.


Dominate Jakarta FW20 Updates Military Staples With Hip-Hop Elements
Fashion

Dominate Jakarta FW20 Updates Military Staples With Hip-Hop Elements

For its highly patterned “Guerilla in the Mist” collection.

slowthai Taps James Blake and Mount Kimbie for New Song "feel away"
Music

slowthai Taps James Blake and Mount Kimbie for New Song "feel away"

The new visual features the British rapper giving birth while everything is made of cake.

Kanye West Says He Won't Release New Music Until Freed From Sony and Universal Contracts
Music

Kanye West Says He Won't Release New Music Until Freed From Sony and Universal Contracts

Declaring himself “the new Moses” while demanding apologies from Drake and J. Cole.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the lights on and to continue providing free news to our readers. We’d appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBEAST on your ad blocker. That way you can keep reading all the great stories for free.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBEAST”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.