The Las Angeles Lakes drafted Kobe.
Kobe Bryant was drafted into the NBA out of high school.
Kevin Garnett was in the NBA first. He was drafted in 1995 and Kobe was drafted in 1996.
Bryant was drafted out of high school in 1996. The 2010-2011 season will be his 14th year in the NBA.
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Charlotte Hornets (New Orleans is now)
Kobe got drafted in 1996 by the charlotte hornets as the 13th pick.
Kobe Bryant was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets 13th overall in 1996. He was then traded to the L.A. Lakers for Vlade Divac.
Kobe Bryant skipped college and was drafted by NBA Charolotte Hornets in 1996. http://www.kidzworld.com/article/3690-kobe-bryant-biography