The Los Angeles Chargers received a star-powered welcome to their new home in true L.A. fashion. On the eve of the opening of training camp, Former Los Angeles Lakers star and city legend Kobe Bryant stopped by the training facility to impart wisdom and well-wishes to the city’s newest sports team.
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By all accounts, the future Basketball Hall of Famer’s visit was a hit. Many Chargers players shared their thoughts and appreciation for Bryant’s visit on social media.
— Kyle Emanuel (@KyleEmanuel51) July 29, 2017
Officially just became a Kobe Bryant Fan. I respect everything that man STAND FOR… #Mamba
— Trovon Reed (@TrovonReed) July 29, 2017
Just met the 🐐@kobebryant .appreciate your words of wisdom and answering my question on who is the best to ever play..we know it's you 🤷🏾♂️
— Dexter McCoil (@26Int_Hit) July 29, 2017
While details regarding his exact message to the team were scarce, Bryant, himself, took to Twitter to offer a bit of insight.
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) July 30, 2017
One thing is certain…the Chargers have been welcomed to L.A in style. It’s time to get the field. And, Chargers Nation has a famous legend in its corner.
– Mike D’Abate is the Managing Editor for cover32/Chargers and covers the Los Angeles Chargers for cover32.