The celebration is underway in Los Angeles.
On Sunday night the Lakers won their 17th NBA championship nearly 8 months after the death of their biggest star Kobe Bryant.
This one is for you brother, for you Gianna, for Vanessa, for Natalia, for Bianka and for Capri. 🐍🖤
— Pau Gasol (@paugasol) October 12, 2020
After the team’s championship, fans made their way to downtown LA and began chanting “Kobe” in front of the Staples Center.
— L.A. Times Sports (@latimessports) October 12, 2020
Los Angeles is taking to the streets outside of Staples Center after the the Lakers win championship No. 17. pic.twitter.com/w25dbE76hZ
— Arash Markazi (@ArashMarkazi) October 12, 2020
Lakers fans are chanting for Kobe pic.twitter.com/1jyNymU3ku
— Steve Saldivar (@stevesaldivar) October 12, 2020
“KOBE. KOBE. KOBE.”
STAPLES Center is the place to be rn. pic.twitter.com/BCRHxMHgDy
— SLAM (@SLAMonline) October 12, 2020