Kobe Bryant Announces Retirement via Players’ Tribune Poem, Highlight Hollywood News

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Los Angeles Lakers icon and Hollywood staple Kobe Bryant is retiring after this season.  The 37-year-old NBA and Olympic champion announced his decision Sunday in a poem he wrote and published in the Player’s Tribune.

Traffic was so heavy, the site crashed.

 

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Not long after the announcement, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver commented on the decision.

 

 

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued the following statement regarding @kobebryant’s announcement today pic.twitter.com/fenWAw4qSH

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Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:   AP; Kobe Bryant
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