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LOOK: Lakers retire Kobe's two jersey numbers at half-time ceremony

Dec 19, 2017 - 2:31 PM

'We're here to celebrate the greatest to ever wear the purple and gold,' the Lakers say as they immortalize Bryant's jerseys Number 8 and Number 24

LEGEND. Kobe Bryant joins the ranks of Lakers legends O'Neal, West and Johnson as his jerseys retire in Staples Center. Photo from Twitter (@Lakers)

Bryant's jersey retirement ceremony to include 'Kobeland' street festival

Dec 18, 2017 - 2:14 PM

The Lakers are pulling out all the stops in honoring one of the club's greats

GOAT. The Lakers will be hanging up the jerseys of one of their greatest of all time, Kobe Bryant. Photos by Dan Levine/AFP (left) and Doug Pensinger/Getty Images/AFP (right)

Warriors will watch as Lakers retire Bryant's jerseys

Dec 17, 2017 - 11:49 AM

The Warriors will be sitting on the bench during halftime to witness this event

RETIREMENT. This is a historic moment that the Golden State Warriors don't even want to miss. File photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Houston Rockets retire trail blazing Yao Ming's jersey

Feb 04, 2017 - 2:13 PM

Yao Ming s name is raised alongside Houston heroes Clyde Drexler Moses Malone Calvin Murphy Hakeem Olajuwon and Rudy Tomjanovich

GIANT HONOR. The 7-foot-6 giant from China averaged 19.2 points and 9 rebounds for the Rockets and became a global ambassador for the sport during his 8 NBA seasons. Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images/AFP

Rachel Daquis hopes to inspire other student-athletes after jersey retirement

Feb 01, 2017 - 6:04 PM

The Queen Tamaraw joins the ranks of select legends as FEU formally retires number 3

JERSEY RETIREMENT. The legacy of Rachel Anne Daquis will live on forever after the retirement of her FEU jersey number 3. File Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

IN MEMES: The best, and funniest, of 2015 PBA All-Star Weekend

Mar 09, 2015 - 4:28 PM

An eventful 2015 PBA All Star Weekend spawned some hilarious memes online leaving us scrolling endlessly

Talk 'N Text retires Alapag's jersey

Mar 08, 2015 - 6:34 PM

The Talk N Text Tropang Texters officially retires Jimmy Alapags number 3 jersey at the 2015 PBA All Star game in Puerto Princesa Palawan

Jimmy Alapag gets emotional as his Talk 'N Text jersey is retired. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Alapag looking forward to his final PBA All-Star showcase

Mar 05, 2015 - 1:57 PM

It’s a fitting encore for 11 time All Star Alapag who will participate in the All Star Game the Three point Shootout and will have his jersey retired as well

LAST DANCE. Jimmy Alapag will participate in his final PBA All-Star showcase this weekend. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Kobe fires triple-double on Shaq's night

Apr 03, 2013 - 7:31 PM

Kobe Bryant fired a triple double on a night the Lakers honored former center Shaquille O Neal

IN PHOTOS: Robert Jaworksi jersey retirement ceremony

Jul 08, 2012 - 11:16 PM

Snapshots of Robert Jaworski s jersey retirement ceremony and tribute to the PBA legend

Jaworski mania hits once more, iconic jersey retired

Jul 08, 2012 - 11:05 PM

PBA legend Robert Jaworksi retired his 7 Ginebra jersey in a stirring retirement ceremony Sunday July 8

Photo by Josh Albelda

Ginebra to honor Jaworski by retiring his jersey

Jun 29, 2012 - 6:46 PM

Basketball legend Robert Jaworksi s Ginebra San Miguel basketball jersey is set to be retired on Sunday July 8 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum as tribute to his contributions to the company

TRIBUTE TO BIG J. Basketball legend Robert Jaworski holds up his no.7 Ginebra jersey that will be officially retired on Saturday, July 8. June 29,2012. Natashya Gutierrez.