Erikas polockas feb 24 2020 1 39 am. Lebron james caps kobe celebration at staples with stirring speech jan 31 2020 ohm youngmisuk espn staff writer los angeles just over 25 minutes before a game unlike any other ever played at.
James also gave an emotional speech when the lakers paid tribute to the 2008 nba mvp in their first game since the helicopter crash that took the life of him gianna and seven other victims.
Lebron james kobe bryant celebration of life. Kobe bryant celebration of life. However since james did not speak and there are no photos showing him there fans were wondering where he was. Tonight we celebrate the kid who came here at 18 years of age retired at 38 and became probably the best dad we have seen over the past three years lebron james stood at center court flanked by floral arrangments in the shape of 8 and 24 threw out his pre written notes and spoke from the heart about kobe bryant.
Los angeles for the past month lebron james has wrestled with grief over the loss of his boyhood idol. When it comes to nba players honoring kobe bryant james has stood out the most. Lebron james on kobe bryant s staples center memorial ceremony.
25 2020 1 43 pm since lebron james was not shown on the video screen or spotted in television camera shots at the celebration of life for kobe and gianna bryant on monday at staples. The los angeles lakers star has mentioned several times how difficult it has been for him. Fans ask if lebron james was there and reactions pour in lebron james reportedly attended the kobe bryant and gianna bryant celebration of life memorial at the staples center on monday.
Lebron james was perhaps not among the many famous faces cameras scanned throughout the staples center during kobe and gianna bryant s public memorial service on monday in los angeles. Along with getting a tattoo to honor bryant. Following the los angeles lakers home win over the boston celtics on sunday lebron james talked on kobe s celebration of life.