BOSTON (CBS) – On Monday, Kobe Bryant surpassed Shaquille O’Neal for the fifth on the NBA’s All-Time scoring list, which has sparked debate on whether Kobe, who is his 16th year in purple and gold, is the greatest Laker Ever.
Now, take a look at what might have been. These photos were taken of Kobe’s pre-draft workout with the Boston Celtics back in 1996.
The thought of Kobe in leprechaun green is enough to make any Lakers fan SICK.
In fact, Kobe himself wasn’t sure about that trip to Boston 16 years ago.