In the 2006 2007 season bryant officially changed his number to 24. By justin tinsley and aaron dodson.
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Kobe bryant jersey 24 and 8. While picturing kobe bryant fans remember him wearing either no. Kobe bryant speaks to the media before his los angeles lakers jersey retirement ceremony explaining why he barely prefers the no. Why kobe bryant changed jersey numbers and the special meaning behind no.
Get a new kobe bryant jersey or other gear and check out the rest of our kobe bryant los angeles lakers gear for any fan. 24 makes it clear he deserves to be the first player with two retired numbers. This story contains explicit language.
8 this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. 24 version of himself to no. Kobe initially wanted to change his number from 8 to 24 during the 2005 season but missed the deadline.
Why the lakers retired two numbers for kobe 0 59 kobe bryant s play in the 10 seasons each he wore no. As his iconic jerseys are retired a story of bryant s career by his numbers. Find the latest kobe bryant los angeles lakers jerseys shirts and more at the official online store.
One generation of. Check out kobe bryant aka the black mamba s jersey retirement ceremony as the los angeles lakers organization retires both number 8 and number 24 into the ra. Why kobe bryant changed jersey numbers and what no.
When and why kobe bryant changed los angeles lakers jersey number from no. 24 meant to the nba legend bryant is the only player in league history to have two jersey numbers retired with the same team. Kobe bryant 8 vs kobe bryant 24 the upcoming season of the nba would be kobe bryant s 19th in the league the first of his most recent two year contract extension.