The Lakers championship ring is revealed, which contains these elements to pay tribute to Kobe
On December 23, local time, the NBA’s new regular season opener kicked off. The Lakers played against the Clippers at Staples Center . Before the game, the Lakers held a championship ring award ceremony, and the highly anticipated championship ring finally appeared.
It is understood that the designer calls the championship ring an”Easter egg”, and there are many details worthy of attention.
The front of the ring is the Lakers team logo L, and this letter L is inlaid with 17 amethysts, representing the team’s 17th championship, of which 09, 10, 20 represents the last three championships the Lakers have won; each amethyst weighs 0.95 carats, symbolizing the 95 days the Lakers spent in the Orlando quarter-finals; the yellow diamond of each ring weighs 0.52 carats, symbolizing the Lakers in the regular 52 victories won by the match.
In addition, the ring is also engraved with the words unity, representing the unity of the team, and LeaveALegacy is the Lakers’ The playoffs declaration.
It is worth noting that the Lakers’ championship ring also contains a lot of tribute to Kobe. The surface of the ring can be disassembled, and the inside of the ring is printed with the Lakers’ retired jersey numbers, among which Kobe’s No. 8 and No. 24 are specially designed in black. Around the ring are the results of the four-round series of the Lakers’ championship, as well as everyone. The player’s name and number, and the number is surrounded by Black Mamba to pay tribute to Kobe, who died unexpectedly.
It is reported that the championship ring contains a total of 804 diamonds. It seems that Lakers boss Jenny Buss has paid a lot of money. At the award ceremony, Bass thanked Rondo, Howard and other champions who have left the team in his speech, and also gave more praise to the players, coaching staff and management members present. In addition to players, coaches and staff usually get their own rings.