Which number should the Lakers retire for Kobe Bryant?

ALL BALL NERVE CENTER — It’s the final day of the NBA season, April 13, which means today is Mamba Day, the final day in the legendary career of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant. And while it’s safe to assume the Lakers will have some sort of extended tribute tonight for Bryant when they host the Jazz (10:30 p.m. ET, ESPN2), they’ve already revealed one facet of their celebration:

Because even though Kobe has worn number 24 since 2006, for the first decade of his career he wore the number 8. It works out pretty evenly: ten years wearing number 8, ten years wearing number 24.

Which leads to an interesting question: Which number should the Lakers retire in honor of Kobe Bryant? Cast your vote below…

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