Since its initial debut, the Nike Kobe 9 Elite has taken the performance basketball sneaker world by storm. Innovative in design, the Flyknit built masterpiece has a couple new colorways on the way. One version we won't see release will be this black and silver wear test sample pair the Black Mamba hit the practice court in. From the looks of the scuff on the toe, Kobe put in some serious work during his first comeback.