A look of Nike Kobe 11 Achilles Heel University Red
You\'d think Kobe Bryant would be loathe to rehash memories of his devastating 2013 Achilles injury, but that\'s exactly what the Los Angeles Lakers star will be doing with the next release in the Kobe XI line.According to Nike, the Nike Kobe 11 Achilles Heel will launch Saturday at 10 a.m. ET and retail for $200.University red and black make up the main colorway, with the shoe also featuring touches of bright crimson and metallic gold. Nike offered fans four great shots of the sneaker:The overall look of the Kobe XI "Achilles Heel" somewhat resembles Bryant\'s contribution to Nike\'s most recent Christmas line. A number of small details make this shoe stand out, though.A number of technological also factor heavily into the Kobe XI "Achilles Heel", documented by Nike when the line was announced in December.A number of technological also factor heavily into the Kobe XI "Achilles Heel," documented by Nike when the line was announced in December.By far the coolest design features of the Nike Kobe 11 Achilles Heel University Red come on the heels. On the right is a depiction of Achilles with the helmet synonymous with Trojan warriors. On the left are four separate marks "representing the four feet of thread used in Bryant’s 2013 Achilles surgery," per Nike.