Here Are Kobe Bryant's Most Iconic NBA Moments Shot by Andrew Bernstein

To honor the Black Mamba.

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As the Lakers prepare to take on the Warriors tonight, a special ceremony will take place before tip off to celebrate one of basketball‘s biggest stars: Kobe Bryant. To honor the Black Mamba, the Lakers will be retiring two of his iconic jersey numbers, #8 and #24, and will raise them into the rafters. A special animated short film titled Dear Basketball, narrated by Bryant, will also run as part of the program.

Keeping up with the celebrations, famed NBA/Lakers photographer, Andrew Bernstein, has picked out a few of his favorite snaps of Bryant taken throughout the various stages of his career. Check some of Bryant’s most iconic NBA moments below, which has helped to solidify him as a G.O.A.T.

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