The Dallas Mavericks Retire 24 in Honor of Kobe Bryant
The Dallas Mavericks and owner Mark Cuban have retired the number 24 in light of the recent tragedy of Kobe Bryant's shocking death this weekend. The Mavericks released a statement on Sunday afternoon after the news was confirmed saying, "Kobe’s legacy transcends basketball, and our organization has decided that the number 24 will never again be worn by a Dallas Maverick."
Mark Cuban had a great respect for Bryant as an ambassador for the game, an icon and as a dedicated father.
No other Dallas Maverick will wear the number 24.