Atlanta Hawks All-Star guard Trae Young paid tribute to Kobe Bryant Sunday by wearing the #8. Young also took an eight-second violation in tribute to the fallen Laker legend.
Trae Young takes off his warmups and reveals he’s wearing number 8 tonight in honor of Kobe. Amazing. pic.twitter.com/SdSz15QRo5— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) January 26, 2020
Young was the favorite basketball player of Bryant’s daughter Gianna, who died along with him and eight others on Sunday in a helicopter crash.