Kobe Bryant is retiring from the NBA after 20 years of service with the Los Angeles Lakers. Kobe Bryant is arguable the second greatest player to ever play the game of basketball, behind Michael Jordan. Kobe scored 81 points against the Toronto Raptors which ranks 2nd behind wilt Chamberlain 100 point game 50 years ago.
Kobe Bryant is a 5-time NBA champion, 2-time NBA finals MVP, 2-time scoring champion while being selected to 18 consecutive All-star appearances. Kobe Bryant will now have time to spend with his daughter’s Natalia, Gianna. Kobe during his career was considered selfish but the black Mamba after 20 years simple just did things his way. Kobe will ride off into the sunset happy with the way his career went.