WATCH: Lakers raise Kobe's numbers to the rafters
ABS-CBN Sports on Dec 19, 2017 01:08 PM
Photo c/o @NBATV
The LA Lakers raised Kobe Bryant's numbers, #8 and #24, to the rafters, retiring both numbers in a short ceremony during halftime between the Lakers and the Golden State Warriors.
Watch it happen below:
“If you separated each of the accomplishments under those numbers, each of those players would qualify for the Hall of Fame.”@Lakers president Jeanie Buss on retiring both of @kobebryant’s numbers. #Ko8e24 pic.twitter.com/ohUeLOnEJT— NBA TV (@NBATV) December 19, 2017
“It’s about those jerseys that were hanging up there before. Without them, I couldn’t be here today.”@kobebryant's full speech as his No. 8 & No. 24 go up in the @Lakers rafters. #Ko8e24 pic.twitter.com/ivbZEjnAYi— NBA TV (@NBATV) December 19, 2017