Kobe Bryant Receives Outpouring of Tributes from Celebrities Ahead of His Final NBA Game

by Jackie Willis 11:54 AM PDT, April 13, 2016
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After 20 years playing in the NBA, Kobe Bryant will hit the court one last time on Wednesday night with the full support of his fans.

Celebrities and athletes alike have started paying tribute to the 37-year-old athlete, and Nike even declared it Mamba Day.

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Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers will take on the Utah Jazz tonight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, and, according to, nosebleed seats are being sold for over $700.

No doubt, the athlete's final game will bring out a slew of stars, as many of Bryant's famous fans have already posted messages of support. Here are some of our favorite celebrity tributes to the beloved basketball player so far.

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Prepare and play off Instinct. #mambaday

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@kobebryant #mambaday #salute 🐍🐍🐍

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