It's because Since the KD IVs the KD line has been a lot more popular than Kobe
The article was written in 2014
LeBron James (Nike): $300 million
Kevin Durant (Nike): $175 million
Kobe Bryant (Nike): $50 million
Derrick Rose (Adidas): $40 million
Carmelo Anthony (Jordan): $30 million
Chris Paul (Jordan): $30 million
John Wall (Adidas): $5 million
Dwight Howard (Adidas): $5 million
I stumbled on a graph from last years sales and now I cant find it. will post if I do.
Looks like the Kobe IXs were real popular too. But the Jump was not as big as the jump from the KD IIIs to the IVs.
This one was written a few weeks ago
Kevin Durant: $195 million (Nike)
Kobe Bryant: $105 million (Nike)
Chris Paul: $32 million (Nike/Jordan)
Derrick Rose: $32 million (Adidas)
Carmelo Anthony: $30 million (Nike/Jordan)
John Wall: $8 million (Adidas)
Dwight Howard: $1.5 million (Adidas)
Up and Comers
Kyrie Irving: $7 million (Nike). Shoe released in Dec.
Damian Lillard: $1.8 million (Adidas). Shoe released in Jan.
Edited by sunshineblotters - 4/7/15 at 5:31pm