Reflecting on the good and bad of Kobe Bryant’s life

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) waves to fans in the stands after leaving the game against the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center. The Nuggets won 116-105.
Mar 25, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) waves to fans in the stands after leaving the game against the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center. The Nuggets won 116-105. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

For the newest episode of the Rocky Mountain Hoops Podcast, T.J. McBride is joined by Kendra Andrews of The Athletic to reflect on the polarizing figure that Kobe Bryant was, and still is, after his and eight other untimely deaths.

Topics include a conversations about just how surreal the game felt, immediate reactions after learning Kobe had passed away, the impact he had on the Denver Nuggets and Houston Rockets as well as the rest of the league, how the rape allegations weighed against him will always be an important discussion to include in Kobe’s legacy, and much more.

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