24:8 Various Jerseys

2003slammagazine

The famous Slam magazine cover from 2003, in which Bryant poses with three championship trophies — one for each title in the Shaq-Kobe-era three-peat — wearing a black version of an Elgin Baylor/Jerry West-era throwback.


2020mambas-giannabryant

Her father, Kobe, was the reason she started playing basketball. Bryant played basketball for the Mamba Sports Academy, where she was coached by her father until their tragic death. She played on the competitive team with the club at the U-10 through U-15 levels.

Bryant wanted to play college basketball at the power house University of Connecticut, she regularly attended UConn, WNBA, and Lakers games with her father. She had a very close relationship with her father Kobe as she was usually always by her father’s side. Kobe would talk about Gianna saying how she was female version of him.

Rest In Peace Gigi (May 1, 2006 – January 26, 2020)


2020allstar-blue

In memory of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna who both died in a helicopter crash on January 26th, the 2020 NBA All-Star game featured the members of Team Giannis in red all wearing Kobe’s number 24 and the members of Team LeBron in blue all wearing Gianna’s number 2.


2020allstar-red

In memory of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna who both died in a helicopter crash on January 26th, the 2020 NBA All-Star game featured the members of Team Giannis in red all wearing Kobe’s number 24 and the members of Team LeBron in blue all wearing Gianna’s number 2.


 

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