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Kobe Bryant Signs Two Year Extension With Lakers

Kobe Bryant has signed a two year extension with the Los Angeles Lakers. Bryant’s new contract will make him the highest paid player in the NBA for the next two season, he will make $23.5 million and $25 million according to sources. The contract extension basically confirms that Kobe Bryant will finish his career as a Los Angeles Laker.

“This is a very happy day for Lakers fans and for the Lakers organization,” said Kupchak. “We’ve said all along that our priority and hope was to have Kobe finish his career as a Laker, and this should ensure that that happens. To play 20 years in the NBA, and to do so with the same team, is unprecedented, and quite an accomplishment. Most importantly however, it assures us that one of the best players in the world will remain a Laker, bringing us excellent play and excitement for years to come.”

 

Bryant posted a photo of his signature on the contract and tweeted #Laker4Life:


 

 

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