Is Kobe Bryant a first ballot Hall of Famer?

Kobe Bryant will be a first-ballot enshrinement into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2020. “Expected to be arguably the most epic class ever with Kobe, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett,” HOF chairman Jerry Colangelo says. “Kobe will be honored the way he should be.” Finalists will be named Feb.

How many Hall of Famers did Kobe play?

Kobe Bryant and 8/24: One player, two numbers and two Hall of Fame careers with Lakers.

What happened at the start of Kobe’s first year with the Lakers?

Kobe’s rookie season During his first season, Bryant mostly came off the bench behind guards Eddie Jones and Nick Van Exel. Initially, he played limited minutes, but as the season continued, he began to see some more playing time.

Is Shaq in the Hall of Fame as a Laker?

O’Neal was elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2016….Shaquille O’Neal.

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1992–1996 Orlando Magic
1996–2004 Los Angeles Lakers
2004–2008 Miami Heat
2008–2009 Phoenix Suns

Is Shaq a Hall of Famer?

One of the most dominant big men who ever played the game of basketball, Shaquille O’Neal, is in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame because of his play and winning four championships in the NBA.

Is Kobe Bryant a billionaire?

Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant both reached billionaire status, though they did so after retirement. Forbes said James hit the $1 billion mark following “another monster year of earnings, totaling $121.2 million last year.”

What is a Kobe Bryant rookie card worth?

Kobe Bryant rookie card, in ‘pristine condition,’ sells for nearly $1.8 million at auction. A Kobe Bryant rookie card sold for $1.795 million late Saturday on Goldin Auctions, an online auction house and repository for sports memorabilia, making it one of the most expensive basketball cards ever sold.

Is Stephen Curry in the Hall of Fame?

So, when Steph Curry sat down with Michael Jordan last month at the Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits, you might have been thinking about MJ’s infamous 2019 quote when he said on “Today” with Craig Melvin that the Warriors star wasn’t a Hall of Famer yet. Michael Jordan said Steph Curry is NOT a Hall of Famer yet.

What car does Kobe drive?

Ferrari 458 Italia, and if media reports are to be believed, it was this car that quickly became his favorite. So here’s what we know about the purchase and what made the Ferrari 458 Italia Kobe Bryant’s favorite car…