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Jersey - A Symbol Of The Era
- Apr 10, 2018 -

On December 18th, Beijing time, the retire ceremony of NBA legend Kobe Bryant was held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Kobe's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys recorded his 20-year career in the Lakers. When the jersey rose in the center of Staples, it marked the end of the legendary era that belonged to Kobe, and it also put an end to Kobe's career.

Retired jersey: Refers to the number used by a team to disable a certain player of the team. As long as a player makes an outstanding contribution to a certain team, the team may consider it to commemorate his achievements. The jersey number was retired and overhanged the home court. Players from this team could not wear this number.

Let our memories sit on the clock, return to the past, and witness the end of several great times.

Michael Jordan, the greatest player in NBA history. In his career, he experienced a total of three retirements.

1. On November 1, 1994, the Bulls announced at the New Arena United Center Arena that Jordan had officially retired on the No. 23 jersey worn by the Bulls.

2. On January 13, 1999, Chicago officially announced its retirement from the NBA with five regular season MVPs, six championship MVPs, 10 scoring titles and 12 All-Star honors.

3. He returned to Washington in 2001 and joined the Washington Wizards. He played for two seasons and was selected as an All-Star. During the 2002-2003 season, he retired for the third time.

Allen Iverson, one of the four "Gold" generations in the 96th, was the strongest player in the history of the NBA. On October 31, 2013, the retiring ceremony of legendary star Allen Iverson’s No. 3 jersey was officially held at the Wells Fargo Center Arena, home of the Philadelphia 76ers.

Yao Ming, Asian Giants, is the most successful Chinese player in the NBA. On February 4, 2017, the Rockets faced the Bulls at home. During the intermission, the Rockets held a retired jersey for Yao Ming, and Dayao's No. 11 shirt was sealed in the Rockets. As the most successful Chinese player in the NBA, Yao Ming used his talent and hard work to make his own, a basketball legend.