Coming up with Kobe Bryant’s Top 10 playoff moments wasn’t easy. Over the course of his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe has given his fans all over the world a seemingly endless stream of memorable moments. Bryant has thrilled Lakers fans from the moment he came into the league in 1996 leading all the way up to his final game in purple and gold two decades later.
Along with all the unforgettable memories he’s given fans throughout the years during the NBA regular season, Kobe also put on a show for the Lakers faithful in the playoffs while paving the way to five more titles for the storied franchise.
Bryant always elevated his game during the playoffs whether playing alongside Shaquille O’Neal or Pau Gasol he driving opposing teams, players, and fans crazy trying to contain him.
During Bryant’s tenure with the Lakers, the future Hall of Famer has only missed the playoffs four times. With 16 appearances in the postseason, Kobe has had his fair share of incredible moments in the playoffs while being the undisputed leader and face of the Lakers franchise.
From jaw-dropping dunks, game-winning shots and incredible performances to keep the Lakers’ championship hopes alive, Bryant has done it all in the playoffs with the following 10 moments being the cream of the crop.