Just realized it was 24 years ago - Kobe’s number.

Kobe was from the town next door to Foxcatcher. He was drafted to the Lakers in 1996, so we moved from PA to Cali at the same time.

Because of this, I started following him and chose to pursue basketball.

RIP Kobe https://t.co/FsryeiP7AB

— Xander (@Xanderschultz) January 27, 2020