Kobe Bryant didn't start his career with Nike but he will sure finish it with the Swoosh brand. Kobe officially started his journey with Nike in 2003 after being a sneaker free agent for about a year. After wearing different Nike shoes, Kobe Bryant received his first signature sneaker in 2005. With time, technology and materials advanced on the Kobe line which also extends to lifestyle models. While different colors along with high and low top models usually release, only Nike and Kobe Bryant knows if the line will continue after his retirement.