NBA official announcement, All-Star MVP trophy named Kobe Bryant Cup

NBA official announcement, All-Star MVP trophy named Kobe Bryant Cup
On February 16, the NBA officially announced that starting from the 2020 All-Star, the trophy of the All-Star MVP will be named after Kobe Bryant.On the morning of February 17, the 2020 All-Star Game will also produce the first player to win the Kobe Bryant Cup.Kobe Bryant played 20 seasons in the NBA, of which 18 seasons were selected to the All-Star, and all starters, ranked second in NBA history, second only to Jabal, 19 times, Kobe Bryant in 2002, 2007, 2009Every year, he won the All-Star MVP in 2011 and is the player with the most goals in NBA history.Therefore, whether it is considering Kobe’s achievements in the All-Star game, or to commemorate this deceased legendary star, the trophy named after him is indeed deserved.It is a precedent in NBA history to name a trophy after a player.There is no doubt that the championship trophy is called the O’Brien Cup. It is to commemorate former NBA Chairman Larry O’Brien.The final MVP trophy is also known as the Russell Cup, also to commemorate the legendary NBA star Bill Russell, only to change its name in 2009.Tomorrow’s All-Star is on the field. There will be a special memorial ceremony in ancient times to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant who has participated in 18 All-Stars and 4 All-Star MVP.James team wears No. 24 jersey and No. 2 jersey respectively. At that time, who will hold the first Kobe Bryant Cup is also worthy of attention.