#4: Kobe Bryant’s Performance vs The Pacers (2000 NBA Finals)

Kobe Bryant’s performance against the Indiana Pacers in Game 4 of the 2000 NBA Finals

In Kobe Bryant’s first NBA Finals appearance, the Los Angeles Lakers faced a tough Indiana Pacers squad led by Reggie Miller.

In Game 4, Bryant made his presence felt by putting the team on his back to lead the Lakers to victory on the road. Shaquille O’Neal fouled out leaving it up to Kobe to shoulder the load and that he did finishing with 28 points while pulling out the win over the Pacers.