George Lopez is well aware that the Los Angeles Lakers won't be raising a championship banner after this season. But he knows Kobe Bryant is to thank for five of them already raised to the rafters.

That's why Lopez thinks this season is an important opportunity to celebrate Bryant while he's still on the court. Although the comedian knows Bryant's playing days aren't over, he feels fans should take time to appreciate one of the franchise's most important players:

Kobe Bryant: Season By Season

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