In sport, there are few that achieve greatness as remarkably as he has. Certain names like Michael Jordan, Muhammad Ali, and Wayne Gretzky come to mind, but they seem to be a dying breed.
Tonight we say goodbye to one of the greatest basketball players of all time: Kobe Bryant. Kobe will be lacing them up for the last time in a professional basketball game tonight against the Utah Jazz.
Even though his final campaign may not have gone ideally, Kobe’s career certainly has. The five-time NBA champion, eighteen-time all star, two-time finals MVP, and winner of an insane number of other basketball related awards has redefined illustrious.
Check out the following tribute video put together by the NBA to help commemorate the career of one of the best there will ever be: