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Here’s Kobe Bryant showing Candace Parker some post moves (VIDEO)

Kobe Bryant Retweet Assist

FILE - In this June 9, 2016, file photo, retired NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant poses at the 2016 AFI Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to John Williams in Los Angeles. Bryant came through with an assist for some high school students in Indiana by retweeting one student’s request on May 18, 2017, to get them out of a final exam. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)


Kobe Bryant’s post-career image rehabilitation tour continues. This time, it’s with WNBA star Candace Parker.

Bryant has already tried to rebrand himself as a “storyteller” which is a weird thing people my age do when they want to confuse their parents about whether or not they have a paying job. Kobe has also, shockingly, won an Oscar for producing a commercial about himself. It’s going well for Bryant, as defenders and fans continue to be selective in their memory of the last two decades.

Now Kobe is joining the ranks -- along with Hakeem Olajuwon and Tracy McGrady -- of former All-Time NBAers giving lessons to younger generations during the offseason.

Parker, 32, already has plenty of sway to her name but recently got a little lesson on footwork from Bryant.

Via Twitter:

That’s pretty solid work. And, hey, if Kobe doesn’t teach other players Michael Jordan’s moves, who will?

I expect we will see more videos of this ilk in the years to come.