Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bean Bryant (born August 23, 1978 (1978-08-23)) is an American All-Star shooting guard who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. Bryant is the only son of former Philadelphia 76ers player and former Los Angeles Sparks head coach Joe Jellybean” Bryant. His parents named him after the famous beef of Kobe Japan which they saw on a restaurant menu. “