Kobe starts farewell tour
Julius “Dr. J” Erving, left, and Gregg Downer, third from left, Kobe Bryant’s high school coach at Lower Merion High School, presents Bryant with a framed jersey in Philadelphia on Tuesday prior to Bryant’s final game in his hometown.
Bryant announced he will retire at the end of the NBA season.
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