Tiger Fight, October 4th. In an interview today, the father of Lakers player Anthony Davis talked about his encounter with the Lakers famous Kobe Bryant during the 2012 Olympics.
Davis’ father said that when they got there, Kobe came over and said: “Mr. Davis, I will take your child, I will protect this young man, and I will pay attention to him anytime and anywhere during the Olympic Games. ."
2012 was the last Olympic Games that Kobe participated in on behalf of the US team. Davis had not played an official game in the league when he participated in the Olympics. The US team eventually defeated Spain to win the gold medal in the final.