Why I Select Kobe Bryant As My Idols

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Why I Select Kobe Bryant As My Idol

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Kobe Bryant

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International Career

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Kobe Bryant In My Life

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Why I Select Kobe Bryant As My Idols
All my jokes about loving Kobe aside, I really admire the man. To me Kobe is more than a basketball player. Kobe Bryant is the first person I ever looked up to and probably the person who has had the greatest impact on me who i haven’t met in real life.
When I first watch NBA, the Lakers and Kobe was one of the first things I heard about. During that time I became a fan of Kobe Bryant. Watching what this man could do on the court had me in a state of pure joy and awe. To see this man fly at people and dunk on
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As of March 2013, he ranks third and fourth] on the league 's scoring and all-time regular season scoring lists, respectively.
Bryant enjoyed a successful high school basketball career at Lower Merion High School in Pennsylvania, where he was recognized as the top high school basketball player in the country. He declared his eligibility for the NBA Draft upon graduation, and was selected with the 13th overall pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets, then traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. As a rookie, Bryant earned himself a reputation as a high-flyer and a fan favourite by winning the 1997Slam Dunk Contest.
Bryant and Shaquille O 'Neal led the Lakers to three consecutive championships from 2000 to 2002. This is the result of co-operation, and I learnt how to not easy to give up when facing problem, I want to be just like Kobe, solve all the problem by patient, just like how he score point in the game with his partner “O’Neal” .
At 34 years and 104 days of age, Bryant became the youngest player in league history to reach 30,000 career points. He is also the all-time leading scorer in Lakers franchise history. Since his second year in the league, Bryant has been selected to start every All-Star Game. He has won the All-Star MVP Award four times (2002, 2007, 2009, and 2011), tying him for the most All Star MVP Awards in NBA history. At the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics, he won gold medals

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