Opinion Professional Street Beat West Edition

STREET BEAT: ‘How do you feel about Kobe Bryant’s retirement?’

Compiled by Debra Varnado in the West Adams District and Vermont Square.

Clarence Hamilton Eagle Rock “I think it is a good move for him. Now he can enjoy the family, plus he won’t go out like a fool.”
Clarence Hamilton
Eagle Rock
“I think it is a good move for him. Now he can enjoy the family, plus he won’t go out like a fool.”
Timothy Lackey Vermont Square “I love Kobe. We won championships with him, but the last two years, he had a $48 million contract, but he only played about 17 games.”
Timothy Lackey
Vermont Square
“I love Kobe. We won championships with him, but the last two years, he had a $48 million contract, but he only played about 17 games.”
Saudia Rashid Inglewood “I think if he feels it is best for him at this point, he should go ahead and take retirement. I watched the announcement on TV. … He didn’t look too upset about it.”
Saudia Rashid
Inglewood
“I think if he feels it is best for him at this point, he should go ahead and take retirement. I watched the announcement on TV. … He didn’t look too upset about it.”