Celebrate Kobe Bryant's 40th Birthday By Watching 40 of His Best Plays

One of the best to ever step on the hardwood.

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Today Kobe Bryant hits the big 4-0. In celebration of his birthday, the NBA has compiled a video of the “Black Mamba’s” forty best plays of his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers. Whether it be number 8 or number 24 you’ll find a wide range of OMG moments from posterizing dunks, game-winners and impossible moves all done in true Kobe fashion.

Take a look at some of Kobe Bryant’s best moments above and let us know which is your favorite. Fans of the legendary Laker can take a look at his forthcoming Nike Kobe A.D. sneaker in addition to finding more information on his The Mamba Mentality: How I Play book.

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