Earlier today, TMZ reported that the Los Angeles Lakers have chose to retire Kobe Bryant's jersey on December 18th, prior to their game against the Golden State Warriors. According to TMZ Sports, the Lakers wrote a letter to season-ticket holders that the December 18 game would feature a "special event". He accomplished all of those feats with one team, but did them in two different jersey numbers - No. 8 (which he wore from 1997-2006) and No. 24 (which he wore from 2007-16). He will be the tenth player to have his jersey (s) retired by the Lakers, joining the likes of Magic Johnson, Wilt Chamberlain, Shaquille O'Neal, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and Jerry West.
Irma weakens to Category 1 Hurricane but still poses threat
The Keys could get between 10 and 20 inches of rain, and the Florida peninsula could get 8 to 15 inches. Gastesi says they are "prepared for the worst".
The Full Disaster Artist Trailer Will Tear You Apart, Lisa!
You'll have'ta look twice to tell Wiseau and Franco apart. "Because this movie, you have everything there", Wiseau said of Sonny . Based on its positive reception, A24 gave the film an awards-friendly release date of December 1.
James Woods responds to Armie Hammer, Amber Tamblyn clap-back
FWIW, Woods was 66 when he dated 20-year-old Kristen Bauguess , after he broke up with his 26-year-old girlfriend Ashley Madison . Woods later dropped the suit after receiving a letter signed by the user acknowledging that he didn't know if Woods used cocaine.
Bryant's 20 seasons played with one organization is an National Basketball Association record. Bryant wore No. 8 for the first half of his career, and he helped the Lakers win three championships in a row from 2000-2002 while wearing that number. The Lakers also placed the name of longtime team broadcaster Chick Hearn in the rafters of Staples Center.
Bryant was selected 13th overall in the 1996 draft by the Charlotte Hornets, and then traded to Los Angeles in a draft day deal. He boasts career averages of 25 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game.