Lakers legend gives a heartfelt thank you message to owner who oversaw 10 World Championships with the team.
A the team begin a new chapter in the Franchise’s history, Kobe Bryant took centre court last night to deliver a message of thanks and praise to the teams legendary owner.
Jerry Buss died on Monday after a long battle of cancer, and it was under Buss’ ownership that the team became one of the most dominant in NBA history.
Bryant spoke of how much Buss meant to him, the team and the fans, and mentioned that everything the team has achieved is solely down to him.
The Lakers then put on an inspired performance as the routed long-time rivals Boston Celtics 113-99 on an emotional night in LA.