“Los Angeles Lakers” held the first after the death of their former leader Kobe Bryant match of the regular championship of NBA. Californians lost on their court, “Portland trail Blazers” 119:127.

the Palace “Staples center”, which holds its home games the Lakers were Packed to capacity. Before the game, fans honored soldering Bryant. On each of the chairs lay a yellow t-shirt “Lakers” with the name of the five-time NBA champion. Basketball players also played with mourning ribbons.

the Lakers eventually lost to “Portland” with a difference in eight points. The head coach of the Californians Frank Vogel commented on the outcome of the meeting. “We didn’t want to lose, but this week I have been thinking more about life than about basketball. We need to continue to concentrate on the work. The work treats” — holds the words Vogel RIA Novosti.

Former basketball player “Los Angeles Lakers”, one of the strongest players in NBA history 41-year-old Kobe Bryant died in aviatsiia January 26. With him on Board the helicopter were 8 people, including the daughter of Bryant 12-year-old Gianna.