Kobe Bryant Jersey Buying Guide – Lakers 8 & 24, All Star, & Team USA

Kobe Jersey
Updated January 17, 2021

Kobe Bryant Jerseys - Introduction

If you’re shopping for a Kobe Bryant jersey stay right here. We’ve researched every one for sale and provided reviews and links to buy. We explain the different styles, brands, and editions.  If any new or limited edition Kobe jerseys are released they will be added here right way. 

If you’re a Kobe fan bookmark this page – sometimes a limited jersey will sell out in a couple days and won’t be restocked for years!   And using our product links guarantee the best pricing and deals. 

Our focus is on officially licensed NBA jerseys sold by top retailers. Buying from other sites can be risky due to the prevalence of fake, low quality jerseys.  

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Lakers Kobe Bryant #8 Jerseys

Kobe Bryant is the only player in NBA history to have two jersey numbers retired with the same team. For the first half of his career he wore #8, winning three championships. Below we’ve reviewed all of the Kobe Bryant number 8 jerseys for sale. 

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Purple 1996-97 Hardwood Classics Authentic Player Jersey

An authentic purple Lakers jersey from Kobe's rookie season. A huge season for LA, it marked the arrival of both Kobe and Shaq to the Lakers. Back then purple represented the team's "away" jersey. An authentic jersey made by Mitchell & Ness, it's the exact same one Kobe wore during games.

Why We Love It:

  • One of the all-time classic Kobe jerseys

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Gold 1996-97 Hardwood Classics Authentic Player Jersey

Another authentic Kobe Bryant #8 jersey from his rookie year, this time in Lakers "home" gold. Currently the top selling Kobe jersey at the NBA Store. We love the style from 1996/97 season - this is a can't miss item. If you see your size don't wait - buy it!

Why We Love It:

  • Top selling Kobe jersey during 2020

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Royal 1996-97 Hardwood Classics Authentic Player Jersey

The Lakers wore this blue jersey during their early seasons in LA in the 1960s. They were brought back for the first time and worn by Kobe in December 2003. Widely considered one of the most popular throwback Lakers jersey of all-time. Finally brought back recently for the Christmas day game 2020. 

Very limited sizes left - we are checking daily for a restock!

Why We Love It:

  • A beautiful Lakers jersey just recently brought back as an alternate for the 2020/21 season

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Light Blue 2004-2005 #8 Authentic Jersey

We have another Kobe Byrant blue jersey. This one honors the team's final season in Minneapolis before moving to LA. Kobe first wore this jersey in December 2004. Another fan favorite, there are rumours this jersey will be an alternate during the 2020/21 season. Like all limited edition Kobe jerseys - this item won't last long. 

Why We Love It:

  • A limited edition Kobe jersey in blue that's rarely for sale

Lakers Kobe Bryant #24 Jerseys

From the 2006/07 season until he retired, Kobe hit the court in number 24.  He wore it for 10 seasons and won two more titles. If you’re looking for Kobe #24 jersey there are some great options:  

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Gold 2008-09 Hardwood Classics Authentic Player Jersey

The 2008/09 Lakers season ended with Kobe's fourth NBA title and his first without Shaq. In interviews Kobe described this season as the most fun of his career. An authentic NBA jersey from Mitchell & Ness, you're getting the exact jersey Kobe wore on the court that season. 

Why We Love It:

  • Honors an incredible Kobe season and his fourth NBA title.

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Gold Hardwood Classics 2008-09 Authentic Jersey

The gold version of the 2008/09 Lakers season made by Mitchell & Ness.  Currently the most popular Kobe 24 jersey at the NBA Store. The perfect pick if you loved the second era of Kobe's career. An authentic premium jersey made to match what Kobe wore on the court. 

Why We Love It:

  • Our favorite Kobe 24 jersey in Lakers gold

Kobe Bryant All-Star Jerseys

All-Star jerseys are a popular throwback style for legendary NBA players. Kobe appeared in 15 all-star games during his career and there are currently a couple of memorable jerseys for sale: 

Men's Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness White Hardwood Classics 2009 NBA All-Star Game Authentic Jersey

The 2009 NBA All-Star game in Phoenix was an all-timer. Kobe and Shaq were reunited on the Western team and led them to a big win over the East. Not only did Kobe and Shaq play together again, but they were named co-MVPs. It provided Lakers fans with a nostalgic reminder of how unstoppable they were in the early 2000s.

Why We Love It:

  • One of the most memorable all-star games for Kobe and Lakers fan

Men's Western Conference Kobe Bryant Mitchell & Ness Red 2003 All-Star Hardwood Classics Authentic Jersey

The 2003 All-Star game was another classic with Kobe and Michael Jordan battling in the closing moments. It was MJ's last all-star game of his career and fans loved seeing the two legends go head to head. An iconic game and one of top moments from Kobe's 15 all-star appearances. It's a premium, authentic high quality jersey from Mitchell & Ness. 

Why We Love It:

  • Honors the deep connection between Kobe and MJ

We hope you enjoyed our research into the Kobe Bryant jerseys currently for sale. Our product links to the NBA Store guarantee you’re buying official Kobe merchandise at the lowest prices.

As soon as we see new Kobe jerseys stocked in adult or youth sizes we’ll add a new review and link right away. Check back often if you love Kobe jerseys.   

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