Nike Releases Shoes to Honor Gigi Bryant's 16th birthday

Nike released the Kobe 6 Proto Mambacita Sweet 16 in honor of the late Gigi Bryant.

Nike Releases Shoes to Honor Gigi Bryant's 16th birthday

To honor the memory of Gigi Bryant, the daughter of Kobe Bryant, Nike has released a limited edition shoe that dropped on what would have been her 16th birthday.

These sneakers are called the Kobe 6 Proto Mambacita Sweet 16 and to obtain a pair, you had to have the Nike SNKRS app and live in the Los Angeles area. The shoes sold out in less than two minutes after their released on Sunday, May 1.

The original retail price for these sneakers were $180. After the initial pairs sold out, you could find them on the secondary market selling for around $500. Profits from the original sale were be donated to the Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation.