Can Kobe's sneaker brand survive his retirement? | The Tylt
The player a lot of people love to hate is finally having his last day on the court. After five championships, Kobe is undeniably one of the most influential players of his time. Like other NBA stars, Kobe also has a line of signature sneakers. While fans and athletes alike honor Kobe's career on Mamba Day by wearing his shoes, we wonder: Will the Kobe signature line survive beyond his time on the court?
Michael Jordan sneakers prove that signature lines can survive after a player retires – but until recently, Kobe was only selling a third of what LeBron James' signature line was making.
What do you think?
Can Kobe's sneaker brand survive his retirement?
Kobe's shoes will continue to grace basketball courts worldwide – some new, some retro & some classics remastered w/ the latest innovations.— Heidi Burgett (@heidiburgett) April 13, 2016