This NBA season is the first time we haven't seen Kobe Bryant in a Lakers jersey since 1996. For true hoops fans, it's bittersweet—bitter, because he'll never play again, and sweet, for the same exact reason.

Whether you're a fan or not, Kobe's legacy continues on, and off the court. So, we linked up with the Black Mamba at the Mama Gallery in Los Angeles to talk about the Nike Kobe A.D., his first signature sneaker since he played his final game, and the possibility of Nike retroing his sneakers. Check out the video above.