Earlier this year, Los Angeles Lakers announced their plans of commemorating Kobe Bryant distinguished 20-year old career with the franchise by raising both of his jerseys, #8 and #24, into the rafters at Staples Center.La Lakers Kobe Bryant commemoration is an event being organized by the club to honor the ex-basketballer for the time well spent with them.
LA LAKERS KOBE BRYANT COMMEMORATION
Nike also plans on celebrating the illustrious career of the Philadelphia born retired basketball player by releasing a honorary jersey pack that will be sold at $524.08.
KOBE LAKERS COMMEMORATION
According to the J23 App, this special edition jersey will feature Kobe Bryant’s signature, Black Mamba, Championship stars and the tag area bearing the December 18th date.
NIKE KOBE JERSEY PACK
The $524.08 jersey pack price will be a reflection of the five NBA championships Kobe won with the Los Angeles side as well the two jersey numbers he wore during his memorable 20 seasons in the league.
The Kobe jersey retirement ceremony will hold at halftime during the Lakers game with the Golden State Warriors scheduled next Monday, this will make Kobe Bryant the 10th player in Lakers history to have his jersey retired.
Kobe retired in the NBA as one of the greatest players in history.Based on his stats on NBA.com he is currently the Lakers all-time leader.