2016 NBA All-Star Weekend -- Kobe takes in his last All-Star practice
By Rex Alba
Sun, 14 Feb 2016
TORONTO -- In a weekend full of stars, Kobe Bryant shine the brightest.
In his last practice as an All-Star (18 consecutive nods), Kobe was showered with chants of "Kobe!! Kobe!!" from an appreciated crowd who flooded the Ricoh Colisuem on Saturday afternoon.
Bryant, now playing in his 20th NBA season, will retire at the end of this season. He made that announcement last November and crowds have paid tribute to him in arenas around the league, saying farewell to one of the best players to ever play in the NBA.
Bryant, 37, is a five-time NBA champion who played each of his 20 seasons as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers.
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