Kobe Bryant Will Be Honored In The NBA All-Star Game

Team uniforms in this year’s NBA All-Star game will pay tribute to Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and the other seven people who died in a helicopter crash in California last Sunday. The NBA, his union of players and the sportswear company Nike announced Friday that the LeBron James Team players will wear shirts with the number 2 and the Greek Team players Giannis Antetokounmpo will wear the number 24 in the February 16 game in Chicago. : Maria TAN / AFP Bryant wore T-shirts with the numbers 8 and 24 during her 20 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers, while her daughter used the number two in their matches in the youth categories. She also reads: NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a plane crash Each jersey will wear patches with nine stars, one for each person who died in the helicopter crash in the hills of the suburbs of Los Angeles: John, Ke ri and Alyssa Altobelli; Sarah and Payton Chester, Christina Mauser and Ara Zobayan, as well as Kobe Bryant and her daughter.Photo: Ethan Miller / Getty Images / AFPL Participants in the NBA Emerging Figures Game on February 14 will wear jersey patches with numbers 2 and 24 surrounded by nine stars, as well as competitors in Saturday night skills tournaments, including Slam Dunk and the triple contest. The lists of members of the ‘Team LeBron’ and ‘Team Giannis’ for The 69th NBA All-Star Game will be revealed next Thursday. You are interested: StubHub Resale Site will donate commissions to Kobe Bryant Family Foundation