If you’re a basketball fan or if you happen to watch games when a friend has the TV tuned to ESPN, you most likely have seen Kobe Bryant once or twice. Number #24 on the LA Lakers, he’s known as an all-around great guy both on and off the court. To this day, he’s still regarded as one of the best basketball players in history, even after his retirement in 2016. The 6’6 powerhouse combines class and ability without any effort, earning him the title as one of the greatest ever. However, there’s a whole lot more to Kobe than meets the eye. We’re sure most of you don’t know all there is to about this incredible guy, so read on for the inside scoop on the basketball legend!