Nike Basketball unveiled the Nike Kobe 9 Elite last night. The shoe features flynit technology on the upper of the shoe, making it the first Nike basketball shoe with this aspect. The shoe includes a rubber outsole, carbon fiber, flywire, and lunarlon. Most importantly, the Kobe 9 Elite shows off a super high top cut, helping Kobe himself to stop against another achilles injury. Release is expected drop February 9, 2014 for $225. Stay tuned for more information on this shoe and a possible low top version.