Early 2020, the NBA lost one of it’s most shinning stars, Kobe Bryant AKA “Black Mamba.” He lost his life alongside his daughter in an helicopter crash on their way to a basketball game
August 24 represents Mamba Day to honor the late NBA legend, Kobe wore the numbers 8 and 24 during his NBA career, which is why August 24 was chosen as the date to commemorate the late NBA legend.
Kobe defined the Mamba Mentality like this: “It’s to constantly try to be the best version of yourself. it’s a constant quest to try and be better today than you were yesterday.”
NBA stars like Lebron James, James Harden, Rusell Westbrook and Tyler Herro wore their “Black Mamba” jerseys and merchs to commemorate mamba day.
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