Watch: Kobe Bryant’s Poem Which Earned Him An Oscar Award In 2018

The world’s still mourning the loss of basketball giant, Kobe Bryant and his daughter Maria Bryant who passed away in a tragic plane crash.

Tributes have been pouring in and one thing stands out: everyone acknowledges that Bryant’s influence transcended basketball.

And yeah, it’s very much true – he was also a poet! In 2016, after Bryant retired from the game of basketball, he wrote a poem entitled ‘Dear Basketball ‘which won the Oscars in 2018 for Best Short Animated Film.

Watch the video below: