Saying that, Michael Jordan!
Kobe Bryant did not joke when he was surrounded to make his short film “Dear Basketball”. The music of the legendary John Williams, the realization of the candor of Disney Glen Keane, everything was reunited for a big success. Two years after his retirement, the “Black Mamba” won a trophy in his new field of action and not least. Bryant and the film crew won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film. A first for an athlete, but also for an African American simply.
“I did not think it was possible, as a basketball player, it seems like we’re supposed to shut up and dribble in. I’m glad I could have done a little more than that, thanks to the Academy for this incredible honor. “, he explained while going up on stage.
A reference to the famous “shut up and dribble” of journalist Laura Ingraham sent to LeBron James and Kevin Durant a few days ago.
Here is a Speech by Kobe Bryant in Oscar: