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Vanessa Bryant took to social media and reacted to the decision of the Los Angeles Lakers to wear the Black Mamba jerseys in Game 5 vs the Miami Heat.
The widow of the late NBA and Lakers legend Kobe Bryant ”approved” the team’s decision ahead of a historic game on Friday.
The Lakers can claim their 17th NBA championship with a win over Miami. The last time the Lakers earned the title was back in 2010, with Bryant as the leader.
The Lakers will be wearing their Mamba jerseys for Game 5 of the NBA Finals.
LA is undefeated in the playoffs wearing the jerseys honoring Kobe Bryant. pic.twitter.com/Y56ucAWUAr
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