Lakers players send birthday wishes to Kobe Bryant


On Friday, Kobe Bryant turned 35-years-old. did a special post on Kobe’s Top 35 scoring performances, but we obviously weren’t the only ones to acknowledge Bryant’s birthday.

Pau Gasol, Wesley Johnson and Jodie Meeks also sent some birthday wishes to their teammate via Twitter:


Jeanie Buss and Magic Johnson also sent a tweet the Black Mamba’s way:

Kobe seemed grateful of the outpouring of love from friends and fans alike and sent out a tweet of his own:

Bryant, who joined the Lakers as a 17-year-old in 1996, has now played for the purple and gold for more than half of his life and will enter his 18th season in the league next year.

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Written by Ross Pickering

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