Kobe Bryant is without a doubt one of the greatest, most acknowledged, and well known players to ever grace the presence of the National Basketball Association, and a hardwood court in general. He is more then Number 8 on the Los Angeles Lakers. More then one of the greatest shooting guards in history. Not just a 10 time NBA All-Star, youngest player to ever reach 20,000 points in a career, youngest slam dunk champion. While it takes an extreme amount of raw talent to be a legend, he didn't get there on flip-flops. Great basketball shoes can make or break your game - Your offense, Your defense, your reaction time towards the break-away. Choosing the game sneakers of a legend just might give you the upper hand you were looking for. The Kobe III is mainly a black sneaker, as to not conflict with any personal team colors. A lightweight, high traction, performance oriented basketball shoe. It may just make you the next Kobe Bryant.