Pelicans game 10, Back inthe Charlotte Hornets selected Bryant — a young, athletic prospect from Lower Merion High School — with the 13th overall pick. He insisted that the Hornets told him he would be of no use to the team, which is why he was traded. Vlade DivacAnthony Mason Los Angeles is one of the teams expected to make major moves this summer.
During this draft, the Hornets would select.
With the 13th pick in the NBA Draft, the Charlotte Hornets selected Kobe Bryant out of Lower Merion High School in Philadelphia. Then, in.
Kobe Bryant and the draft day trade that changed NBA history
The –97 NBA season was the 9th season for the Charlotte Hornets in the National In the NBA Draft, the Hornets selected Kobe Bryant with the 13th Fifteen days later, West traded his starting center, Vlade Divac to the Hornets for.
The Lakers, of course, loved this.
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Rumors suddenly began flying that Bryant was willing to play in Italy if he didn't end up with the NBA team of his desire. Inbefore the Internet and social media had limited the business leverage of the big market, you didn't do that in Charlotte. Franchise History Seasons.
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Of course, Bryant would want to avenge being treated that way. Golden State L.
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In the summer ofthe Charlotte Hornets picked a prospect at the 13th spot in the NBA Draft. Little did they know, that this.
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Lakers news Kobe Bryant reveals what Hornets GM told him when he was traded to Los Angeles
Forget which position Cowens held? Kobe, whether you believe it or not, said on multiple occasions that he had absolutely nothing to do with the trade. Anthony Mason 5.
Matt Geiger. Inbefore the Internet and social media had limited the business leverage of the big market, you didn't do that in Charlotte. Kobe eventually helped the Lakers win five championships.
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You get drafted, you get on the phone with the GM of the team that drafted you and all this stuff. New Jersey.
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Then I was like, 'Oh, all right. Signed Tony Smith as a free agent. Rafael Addison. It wasn't a question of me even playing here.