LOS ANGELES (UNITED STATES) – Online petition to change the NBA logo and dedicate it to Kobe Bryant . A large number of subscriptions on change.org, two million signatures have already been reached.
The figures are constantly updated because many love Bryant and would like to offer him this prestigious recognition. For now, the NBA has not provided official answers, it could do so at the next Los Angeles Lakers game.
Pistoia, Rieti and Sassoferrato: titles to remember Kobe Bryant.
After Pistoia and Rieti, also in the Marches, Sassoferrato (Ancona) is thinking of an entitlement to remember Kobe Bryant, the former Los Angeles Lakers basketball player who tragically passed away, together with his daughter, on January 26th while he was in aboard a helicopter, which crashed in the Calabasas Hills in Los Angeles.
Kobe, together with his father Joe, was present at the inauguration of the Palais di Sassoferrato 35 years ago, when a friendly match was organized between Fabriano and Rieti, the team in which his father played. Circumstance confirmed by the mayor of Sassoferrato Maurizio Greci who also received a video testifies to the presence of Kobe that day.
"We are reflecting – he reports – on the procedure to be followed to name our sports hall for him". In addition to the video there are photographs of young boys, such as the case of Luca Antonelli and Claudio Appolloni – the latter has one together with Kobe -, at the time of the game, cleaning the parquet.
“Kobe's father – Antonelli says – asked me if I could be with the son during the game. In the end, Claudio and Kobe wanted to take a photo together. " The idea born on social networks could therefore be successful. (source ANSA).
Source: Blitz Quotidiano