LeBron James Weighs In On Whether Kobe Bryant Should Be The New NBA Logo
February 2, 2020
LeBron James and Anthony Davis were asked about the recent proposition to replace the current NBA logo with an image of Kobe Bryant.
LeBron pointed out that every time he sees Kobe’s face or hear his name, it still brings back a lot of emotions. He added that he’s not really up to speed with the whole initiative about the logo, so he can’t really comment.
This has been suggested shortly after Kobe’s passing, with fans signing online petition for the change of the logo. So far, more than milion people have signed it.
LeBron James unsure if Kobe Bryant should be the new logo of the NBA.
The current logo was designed by Alan Siegel and features the silhouette of another great LA Lakers player Jerry West, who is 81 years old.
Writing on Change.org, the petition’s founder Nick M said: “With the untimely and unexpected passing of the great Kobe Bryant please sign this petition in an attempt to immortalise him forever as the new NBA logo.”
Supporters have also tweeted their own versions of the NBA logo featuring Bryant’s silhouette.