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The great basketball career of Kobe Bryant and his sad ending (Part 2)

The spirit of desire to be number one always urges Bryant himself to go ahead and defeat all, his biggest opponent is himself. At his peak, Bryant was a good scorer, but many times was criticized for his lack of team play. D’Angelo Russell had a season with Bryant, he was inhibited because he could not play when Bryant was on the field.

Even when Bryant retired, he was still a topic that was frequently explored in the newspaper, even the New York Times said it was never old when it comes to Bryant. Great Bryant or a sinner, each individual has his perspective, but no one denies he is a true legend.

The day Bryant broke up with the wooden floor, he hit the 60-point Utah Jazz basket, marking the most impressive goodbye in history. Bryant is also the first player in the NBA to hang two numbers 8 and 24 at the Staples Center. If the accident didn’t happen, Bryant would be called out and walked up in the NBA’s Hall Of Fame temple.

Bryant is hailed as a powerful athlete in the sports industry

According to LeBron James, a talk with Bryant is once inspired. Bryant believes that the biggest rival in sports is himself. He had never stepped onto the stage in the thought of having to surpass someone. Because just surpassing yourself and creating new achievements, that is the victory of sport.

Bryant is hailed as a powerful athlete in the sports industry

Michael Jordan believes only Bryant is like him in his attitude of hard training and seeing success as the limitless goal. Later, many new actors in the NBA looked to success from the example of Bryant, from Kawhi Leonard or Giannis Antetokounmpo. The end of Bryant surprised everyone when only a few days ago, he went directly to the Staples Center to cheer the old Lakers team to play.

Ronaldo, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and many famous athletes call Bryant inspiration. However, the most regretful thing in Bryant’s life was that he could not inspire his son, ready to follow in the footsteps of the “Black Mamba” battle in the NBA tournament.

Bryant has four daughters including Gianna, Natalia, Biankav, and Capri. Gianna, Bryant’s second daughter, has a dream of becoming a professional basketball player at the WNBA tournament.

However, the worst thing is that Gianna has passed away forever with Bryant.

The biography of professional NBA player Kevin Durant (Part 2)

Kevin Durant continued to reap his extraordinarily positive performance with a performance of 30.1 points per game. The 21-year-old has become the youngest scoring machine in NBA history to achieve the NBA scoring champion.

2010-16

Seeing the need to lock up his treasure, OKC Thunder offered a $ 86 million five-year contracts to Kevin Durant. Kevin Durant continues to prove his worth when he is constantly an obsession for any team facing Thunder directly.

However, with the ungainly and the championship, he and OKC Thunder could not touch the noble title once, although he had previously surpassed the most challenging opponents of the NBA at the time. then like the Lakers, the Spurs.

In the 2013-14 season, Kevin Durant earned himself an MVP achievement after a series of extremely impressive points. The number 35 player has an average score of 32 points per game. This season, the OKC Thunder team continues to be not a rival of the old Spurs in the regional finals after 6 matches.

Touching speech by Kevin Durant during the MVP award ceremony

By the end of the season, Kevin Durant was retained by Nike with a 10-year contract of nearly $ 300 million.

The key moment for Kevin Durant’s decision to stay was after OKC Thunder lost to the Golden State Warriors. And after this season, Kevin Durant joined the Golden State Warriors. This left bad comments for him from most fans around the world.

2016-19

Kevin Durant’s joining the Golden State Warriors alerted the entire NBA to a dark time for all the remaining 29 teams. And rightly so, Kevin Durant along with Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green, Andre Iguodala became the squad if not exaggerated to be the strongest in NBA history, and the name of the “death squad” began. from that.

2 championship titles in 2 consecutive seasons are the sweet fruits that Kevin Durant has waited too long to get. He continues to prove his worth even though playing side by side with one of the best 3 pitchers in NBA history like Stephen Curry.

Kevin Durant and celebrating 3 years at Warriors

In the last season in the Warriors, Kevin Durant suffered the most terrible injury in the world of players. It was the Achilles injury. However, Kevin Durant was still welcomed by the Brooklyn Nets with a 4-year contract for up to 164 million dollars.