Kobe fans, if you haven't done so already, mark down April 11, 2014 on your calendars as the Nike Kobe 9 Elite Team is set to hit retail.

Part of the upcoming trio of "Team" sneakers which also features the Nike LeBron XI Elite and the Nike KD 6 Elite, this colorway was initially viewed as a Suns PE when it made its NBA debut on the feet of Phoenix Suns' forward P.J. Tucker. Although there are minor differences between the PE and this release, either pair will still turn heads and open eyes. If you're still on the fence about copping, check out these latest images of the actual release and decide if dropping the $225 asking price is worth it. If you're a 10.5 and don't mind paying the extra dough to secure yourself a pair, then head on over to eBay and cop now.

[via teddydaboss on eBay]

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