The original Nike Kobe 5 is expected to be returning later this year in the coveted “Bruce Lee” colorway that Kobe Bryant himself wore.

We just took a look at the alternate edition that will be arriving later this year now it appears the OG will be released as well for a grand return. Arriving in an identical fashion as the 2010 pair, the sneaker honors two iconic Bruce Lee films. Featuring the usual patent leather upper with mesh ankles, the upper arrives in black and yellow dedicated to the suit Lee wore in “Game of Death” and showcases the red scratch marks from “Enter the Dragon.” A split midsole of matching the yellow and black finish of the loved design.


While just a rumor right now, we expect the release to go down later this year at select Nike retailers and for a retail price-tag of $180. Check out detailed images below, and stay tuned to JustFreshKicks for updates on this release and more of the latest sneaker news from your favorite sneaker brands.

Nike Kobe 5 Protro “Bruce Lee”
Color: Del Sol/Metallic Silver-Comet Red-Black
Style Code: CD4991-700
Release Date: November 24th, 2020
Retail Price: $180

UPDATE 11/11: According to J23app, the Nike Kobe 5 Protro “Bruce Lee” will be dropping sooner than expected on November 24th, 2020 via select retailers and

UPDATE: The Nike Kobe 5 Protro “Bruce Lee” will be releasing via select retailers and on November 27th, 2020 for $180 according to street8oy. Check out the official images below and stay tuned for more details.

UPDATE: Official images for the upcoming Bruce Lee Nike Kobe 5 Protro have now been loaded along with the alternate version. Stay tuned for release information.

Images Via: thesneakerbrief