Lou Williams Tells Story Of How Kobe Bryant Didn’t Allow Lakers Players To Wear Kobe Sneakers Because They Were ‘Soft’

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During his playing years Kobe Bryant was one of the league’s fiercest competitors and he made sure the team brought it every night even when the Lakers weren’t very good.

After Kobe tragically passed on Sunday afternoon, Nick Young and Lou Williams took to Twitter to share stories about what it was like to be Kobe’s teammate.

During the conversation, Williams shared a funny story on how Kobe wouldn’t allow Lakers players to wear Kobe sneakers after the team got blown out in Portland.

Williams has shared several stories in the past about Kobe’s competitive spirit.

All these Kobe stories are great.

Brobible sports editor. Jorge is a Miami native and lifelong Heat fan. He has been covering the NBA, MLB and NFL professionally for almost 10 years, specializing in digital media. Email: jorge@brobible.com

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