Flashback: Kobe’s “Young, Fresh, Talented legs” in 1999 Playoffs

Published on January 20th, 2012 by Astramskas, David | 3,359 views

Flashback to 1999 playoffs in a game where the young Lakers eliminated the veteran Houston cast of Hakeem, Barkley and Pippen. ¬† Derek Harper drops the pass off to a young mini afro wearing Kobe for the explosive dunk. ¬†After the dunk commentator Doug Collins said there’s “no substitute for young, fresh talented legs” but Kobe is showing over a decade later that he might not have those young fresh legs anymore but he has more talent.



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