2004 - Nike Zoom Huarache 2K4

Notable player: Kobe Bryant 

After Kobe found a home with Nike after being a sneaker free agent, The Swoosh ushered in a new era of the Huarache with the 2K4s. Designed after the original Air Flight Huarache, they quickly became one of Nike's most acclaimed basketball shoes of the modern era, setting the table for the likes of the Hyperdunk and the Hyperize. Kobe was blessed with multiple versions of the new classic, none more personal than these lasered variations.