Kobe Bryant and the Charlotte Hornets
Western Conference / July 12, 2017

21 years ago today, Charlotte Hornets traded Kobe Bryant to the LA Lakers The rest is “HISTORY”. Los Angles Lakers tried out 2 shooting guards, Kobe impressed Los Angeles they wanted the black mamba above all others. Vlade Divac was traded for the Hornets 13th Draft pick.  The Charlotte Hornets selected Kobe Bryant out of Lower Merion High School in Philadelphia.