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Rest In Peace: 30 Iconic Kobe Bryant Moments

Darren - January 29, 2020
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Rest In Peace: 30 Iconic Kobe Bryant Moments

Darren - January 29, 2020
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1. ‘Mamba Out’

After suffering an Achilles injury, Bryant was never the same again. Especially as he was getting older. He recognized the deterioration of his body and made the decision to retire. But his last game saw him leave him with a bang. In the final match of 2016, he saved his one of his best for last.

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Bryant scored a fantastic 60 points, his highest total of the season. It was a vintage performance that had the crowd on their feet because they knew greatness when they saw it. He stood in front of the sold-out Staples Center and thanked them from the bottom of his heart. ‘Mamba out,’ he said.

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