Mamba Mentality lives on.
Coming off the excessive of the Lakers’ 17th championship win on Sunday, Oct. 11, Anthony Davis chatted with Jimmy Kimmel on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Oct. 13 to debate his relationship with NBA legend Kobe Bryant.
“I met him earlier than in a camp after which the primary time I used to be in a position to speak to him and get to know him was on the Olympic staff,” he started, noting how shut they have been. “There is a image that floats round with me and him are on the bench at one of many video games and he is trying down my shirt. It is as a result of I forgot my jersey going to the sport and so he was on me about not bringing the jersey.”
The 27-year-old recalled Kobe asking him, “The way you wanna be nice and present individuals what you are able to do if you do not have a jersey on?”
“We undoubtedly devoted the season to him,” Anthony continued. “He meant quite a bit to our group, to our staff. He is touched everybody personally and in our group.”