Kobe Bryant Announces His Retirement At The End Of The 2015-2016 NBA Season

LA Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, announce his retirement in NBA  after two decade’s of playing basketball. The announcement was made Sunday, US time on The Players' Tribune website.

 Bryant who spent his entire career as an LA Lakers has won 5 NBA Titles, 2 Finals MVP, 1 regular season MVP, 17 Time All Star Appearance, 4 Time All Star MVP, 1 Slam Dunk Champion and other achievements.

Bryant, was draft in 1996 at age 18 straight out of high school. He was drafted by Charlotte Hornets at 13th pick of  1st round. were he was immediately trade to LA Lakers.

Bryant, shows tremendous athleticism in his early NBA Career, he immediately gain popularity in NBA as the fastest rising star in NBA. he was immediately compared to Michael Jordan. But Michael Jordan was in the later season of his career as the two superstar became arch rival in the game of basketball.

Bryant, is the closest to compare to Michael Jordan with similar moves inside the court as many sports analyst think that Bryant is the next to follow the footstep of Michael Jordan.

In the 2015-2016 NBA Season Kobe Bryant at age 37, returning from an injury, shows the slowness of an old guy. His shooting percentage decline this season as the lowest percentage of his career.

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Due to poor performance of this current season were he suffered multiple injury in the last 2 or 3 season. Bryant, decided to announce his retirement as he will retired his jersey at the end of 2015 -2016 NBA Season.

Basketball fans all over the world, will have their last chance to see Kobe Bryant play in his last season. hopefully he will not get injured and will finish the season healthy.
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