On today in 2006, Kobe Bryant scored eighty one factors because the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Raptors 122-104. Take a look at how Kobe scored each single level in simply three minutes under:
Even 12 years later, these highlights are nonetheless superb to observe. Kobe scored in each method potential that night time, displaying off his whole repertoire. Kobe scored within the publish, hit pull-ups, dunked on a number of guys, hit some robust three’s, scored off of steals, and acquired to the free throw line a ton. What’s even crazier is simply how environment friendly he was that night time. Kobe went 28/forty six from the sector, 7/thirteen from three and 18/20 from the free throw line.
One other enjoyable undeniable fact that not many individuals know is that Kobe’s grandmother was attending her first (turned out to be solely) NBA recreation to observe Kobe play. If you consider it, that in itself is fairly cool.
I additionally miss Stuart Scott so I needed to embrace the SportsCenter highlights from that night time, which featured some classic Stuart Scott-isms.
If you wish to have extra enjoyable, right here is the complete publish-recreation press convention:
And my favourite a part of the presser was undoubtedly how his daughter ended it:
Love him or hate him, you must admit that night time was magical. Kobe foo!