Jerry West reflects on his unique relationship with Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant
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It will be exactly one year since the tragic death of the Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant on January 26. In an interview for an ESPN tribute to Kobe, a legendary team builder Jerry West reminisces on how he saw Bryant’s greatness early on and how he will remember “The Black Mamba:”