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Raining3s.Com Top 20 Moments of Kobe Bryant’s Career

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Kobe Bryant’s illustrious 20 year career sadly comes to an end today at Staples Center. As a tribute to Bryant and everything he has done for the Lakers, the city of Los Angeles and the game of basketball we’ve compiled some of our favorite moments of his career: 

(We’ll continue to update until we get to the number one moment)

#20: B.Shaw to Kobe for the alley-oop

#19: Kobe sets the NBA record with 12 3-Pointers

#18: Kobe “sucked the gravity out of the Target Center”

#17: Kobe says goodbye to Michael Jordan by dropping 55

#16: Young Kobe Dunks on Ben Wallace

#15: Kobe knocks down 2 free throws after tearing his Achilles

#14 Kobe conquers the Ming Dynasty

#13: Kobe big shot for the tie, then bigger shot for the win in Portland

#12: Kobe Baptizes Rookie Dwight Howard

#11: Kobe Buries the Suns Twice

#10: Kobe’s 6 game winners in the 2009-2010 season

#9: Kobe seals the Western Conference Finals with a lob to Shaq

#8: Kobe scores 62 in 3 quarters & outscores the entire Mavs team

#7: 2000 Finals: Shaq fouls out and Kobe takes over

#6: Kobe scores at least 50 points in 4 consecutive games

#5: Kobe passes Micheal Jordan for 3rd on the All-Time Scoring list

#4: Kobe Bryant is your 2007-08 NBA MVP

#3: Kobe gets redemption versus the Celtics in 2010 Finals

#2: 81 ! (Kobe scores 81 points vs Raptors)

#1: Kobe wins first championship without Shaq






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