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NBA Star and Oscar Winner Kobe Bryant Is Turning His Hand to Writing

Accomplished NBA champion and recent Oscar winner, Kobe Bryant will soon become a published author. Announced yesterday, Bryant will be releasing The Mamba Mentality: How I Play in October. With a forward by Phil Jackson, Bryant’s book will detail his approach to individual games and include analysis of plays and matchups. 

 

 

 

Publishing house MCD/FSG shared a short summary of Bryant’s new book:

 

Bryant decided to share his vast knowledge and understanding of the game to take readers on an unprecedented journey to the core of the legendary “Mamba Mentality.” Citing an obligation and an opportunity to teach young players, hardcore fans, and devoted students of the game how to approach it, The Mamba Mentality takes us inside the mind of the one of the most intelligent, analytical, and creative basketball players of all time.  

 

 

The book is available now for pre-order!  

 

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