Rumors: The Air Jordan 9 "Kobe Lakers" PE Set to Release

The Air Jordan 9 PE that issued to Kobe Bryant back in the early 2000s could be making it way to the shelves later this year. Rumored to release during the Holidays,Jordan fans could potentially own the exclusive colorway in November. The Lakers-themed Air Jordan 9 PE would feature a white, purple, and yellow color combo with Jordan branding on the tongue and midsole. The number "8", which represents Kobe's career number, could even be stitched on the heel according to an inside source. 

Nothing has been announced by Jordan Brand, but expect the Air Jordan IX "Kobe Bryant" PE to release in November 2016. It would be the perfect farewell sneaker to pay homage to the retiring NBA legend. 

Stay tuned with SneakerShouts as more information on this release unfolds.