We're ready for some Black Mamba magic to hit the Staples Center once again.
We love Kobe. We know that's not fashionable sometimes, but we don't care.
He's going to go down as one of the greatest to ever lace up a pair of basketball shoes, and there's not anything a hater (or an NBA2K16 rating) can do to change that reality.
To get you PUMPED for Kobe's 2015-16 swansong, here's an amazing hype video courtesy of YouTube user mixtap3 maf3a.