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The Mamba Mentality: How I Play (Hardcover)

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The Mamba Mentality: How I Play is Kobe Bryant’s personal perspective of his life and career on the basketball court and his exceptional, insightful style of playing the game—a fitting legacy from the late Los Angeles Laker superstar.

In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe “The Black Mamba” 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 play it “the right way,” The Mamba Mentality takes us inside the mind of one of the most intelligent, analytical, and creative basketball players ever.

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The Mamba Mentality: How I Play by Kobe Bryant shares interesting insights from one of the greatest basketball players in the world. This Kobe Bryant book presents his life in and outside of the court and shares with readers his vast knowledge of the game.  Mamba Mentality: How I Play by Kobe Bryant is for the readers who want a glimpse of his unprecedented journey and understand how the famed Mamba Mentality started.

The Mamba Mentality: How I Play is Kobe Bryant’s personal perspective of his life and career on the basketball court and his exceptional, insightful style of playing the game—a fitting legacy from the late Los Angeles Laker superstar.

In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe “The Black Mamba” 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 play it “the right way,” The Mamba Mentality takes us inside the mind of one of the most intelligent, analytical, and creative basketball players ever.

In his own words, Bryant reveals his famously detailed approach and the steps he took to prepare mentally and physically to not just succeed at the game, but to excel. The readers of The Mamba Mentality: How I Play will learn how Bryant studied an opponent, how he channeled his passion for the game, how he played through injuries. They’ll also get fascinating granular detail as he breaks down specific plays and match-ups from throughout his career.

Bryant’s detailed accounts are paired with stunning photographs by the Hall of Fame photographer Andrew D. Bernstein. Bernstein, long the Lakers and NBA official photographer, captured Bryant’s very first NBA photo in 1996 and his last in 2016—and hundreds of thousands in between, the record of a unique, twenty-year relationship between one athlete and one photographer.

The combination of Bryant’s narrative and Bernstein’s photos make The Mamba Mentality: How I Play an unprecedented look behind the curtain at the career of one of the world’s most celebrated and fascinating athletes.

The Mamba Mentality: How I Play by Kobe Bryant is not just for the fans of the basketball legend or enthusiasts of the game. It will impart inspiring insights through an interesting way of storytelling. 

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More Information
ISBN 9780374201234
Length (cm) 24.0000
Width (cm) 3.0000
Height (cm) 28.0000
Publisher Farrar Straus Giroux
Publication Date Feb 28, 2020
Pages (number) 208
Genre Sports & Outdoor
Author Kobe Bryant
Signed No
Format Hardcover
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"A visually beautiful presentation that would make an ideal gift for the Lakers fan in the house." - Kirkus Reviews

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