On January 26th, 2020 the whole world was shaken up by the tragic death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Bryant. Kobe had developed what he called the “Mamba Mentality” and had been training many athletes including his daughter on his ideologies. That day he was on his way to the camp with his daughter Gianna and 7 other people. In honor of Kobe who would Orange County, California has decided to make August 8th “Kobe Bryant Day”. ESPNand NIKE also plan to honor Kobe for “Mamba Week” starting on his birthday August 23rd (8/23). The Los Angeles Laker would have been 42 years old this year. Nike is expected to launch some Retros during the week as well. We will continue to celebrate Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Bryant as we remember them and keep prayers going for their family. We believe the Los Angeles Lakers will also take part in “Mamba Week” though no details have been released we will keep you update.