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A More Than Fitting Finale

Kobe Bryant left the NBA stage and delighted his many fans with an overpowering, classic performance vs. Utah. Powell: 'Our Michael Jordan' | Best performances | Kobe quote history

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Ultimate All-Access: Kobe Bryant

Relive the moments that forged Kobe's career and future path to the Hall of Fame.

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Back In The Day ...

All across the NBA map, Kobe Bryant left highlight plays at every stop in his career.

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Dear Retirement From Basketball

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Dear Retirement From Basketball

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar shares a special message for Kobe Bryant as he heads into retirement.

All Ball Blog

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Fade to black

Kendrick Lamar helps send a retiring Kobe Bryant on his way.

Lakers.com

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Crunching numbers

From No. 8 to 10 and 24, take a look at Kobe's jersey history.

Kobe's Career

  • Kobe: Ultimate Career All-Access

    Sit back and enjoy the ultimate trip through the Kobe Bryant vault as we re-live the great behind-the-scenes moments collected during his amazing 20 year career.

  • Farewell to Kobe

    Shaun Powell looks back and takes stock of Kobe Bryant's illustrious career.

  • Kobe's 'Exit Interview'

    Just days before he was to play his final game, Kobe Bryant puts his amazing career in perspective.

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Shaq & Kobe

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A 'fearless' game

Shaquille O'neal, reflects on Kobe's unique career.

Kobe & LeBron

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Remember when ...

Take a look back at these rivals many classic matchups.

Kobe's Legacy

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Historical legacy

The NBA.com writers debate Kobe Bryant's NBA legacy.

Defining Moment

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Remembering Kobe

The titles? The 81-point game? What was his top moment?

Place In History

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Face of a franchise

Where does Kobe rank among the all-time greatest Lakers?

Kobe's Future

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Kobe's next move

Would Kobe's will to win translate to the sidelines as a coach?

NBA.com/Stats

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Looking back

Some numbers stand taller than others in Kobe's career.

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Player profile

Check out every accomplishment in Kobe's career.