Some NBA players who wear No. 8 or No. 24 reportedly want to change numbers as a tribute to Kobe Bryant
Kobe Bryant’s No. 8 and No. 24 aren’t officially retired by every team in the NBA, but they might as well be. Some players who wear No. 8 or No. 24 are proactively changing their numbers as a tribute to Bryant, according to Shams Charania.