Just when you thought Kobe Bryant had it all, he added a different kind of silverware to his overflowing trophy cabinet at the Academy Awards.
Here’s how the NBA universe reacted to Kobe’s ‘Dear Basketball’ winning an Oscar for Best Animated Short Film on Sunday.
Congrats to KOBE first Oscar that’s big bro #dearbasketball. Proud of you, Big honor for you and your family. I’m jealous lol
— SHAQ (@SHAQ) March 5, 2018
— LeBron James (@KingJames) March 5, 2018
Congratulations to my good friend @kobebryant for winning the Oscar for best animated short film. Well deserved!
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) March 5, 2018
— Kevin Love (@kevinlove) March 5, 2018
Props to #BlackMamba b-ball titles Oscars what’s next
— Paul Pierce (@paulpierce34) March 5, 2018
Kobe got chips, won an Oscar and speak multiple languages fluently 🐐
— CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) March 5, 2018
One of the GOAT’s just won an Oscar. Such a monumental moment. Congratulations @kobebryant!
— Patrick Patterson (@pdpatt) March 5, 2018
.@kobebryant continues to transcend the game. Congrats on your Oscar!
— Scottie Pippen (@ScottiePippen) March 5, 2018
Congrats to @kobe that’s bigtime Broadie!!!!!
— Baron Davis (@BaronDavis) March 5, 2018
What a night for the Mamba.