Over the weekend, Kobe Bryant was in Seattle where he hit a home run during Richard Sherman’s celebrity softball game. While the five-time champion did not participate at the Jamal Crawford Summer Pro Am, he did make an appearance.
Before walking onto the court, the Clippers guard took a few minutes to introduce Kobe where he called him “this generation’s Michael Jordan.” Here is the video via Instagram:
Since Bryant entered the league, he has been compared to perhaps the greatest player ever. With his career winding down, Kobe is looking for another championship which would obviously tie him with Jordan’s six rings. After two consecutive season-ending injuries, the five-time champion hopes to finish his career on a high note.
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