Kobe Bryant hung up his sneakers for good over a year ago, but people’s memories of the legendary Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard were brought back on Monday when the team retired both his jersey numbers, No. 8 and No. 24. From now on, no Lakers player will be allowed to sport those numbers. They will all have to choose from the 89 remaining numbers available, as the Lakers now have 11 retired jerseys. But you know what’s No. 8 and No. 24? The seven times in his career that Kobe went 8-for-24 from the field.
Kobe Bryant has most games shooting 8-24 in NBA history
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