The Los Angeles Lakers have been successful for decades in the professional basketball. They are what all professional sports team try to emulate.
– They attract the best talent in their respective professional sport.
– Their branding is a world-wide product.
– Basketball legends are affiliated with the team: West. Baylor . Kareem. Chamberlain, Magic and now Kobe
– The greats of yesterday know how to leave the game when it is time. Gracefully.
– Kobe Bryant has brought Los Angeles and the world memories for years to come.
– Kobe is expected to return this year sometime after undergoing surgery.
– Time will only tell if he is even close to resembling the “old” Kobe.
– In all honesty, no one knows better when it is time to retire than Kobe himself.
– Winners have a tough time when it comes to the decision of retiring in their life.
Regardless, Kobe, no matter what you do hold your head up high. You are a winner and so are the Lakers.
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