words // Brandon Richard

When Jacques Slade isn't recapping The Week In Sneaks, he's a frequent spectator at Drew League basketball games, networking and snapping pics of the latest kicks to hit the hardwood.

Tonight, Jacques gives us our first look at the "Pit Viper" Nike Kobe 8 System, featuring a viper patterned purple upper with glowing green accents on the logos and inner lining.

Share your initial thoughts on the "Pit Viper" Kobe 8 below and stick with us for release information when it becomes available.

Nike Kobe 8 System Pit Viper

image via @kustoo