As if we needed more evidence that Laker fans are remarkably dedicated, we have ourselves a new case of super-fandom. We found out on Twitter this morning that Laker fan @ahmedbinsulayem took out a full-page ad in the L.A. Times thanking Bryant for his contributions to the Lakers, and wishing him a speedy recovery.
My personal add in the LA Times to Greatest of All Time .@kobebryant .@nba_teamsnyd .@dxbmediaoffice .@lakersnation twitter.com/ahmedbinsulaye…
— ahmed binsulayem (@ahmedbinsulayem) June 9, 2013
There are plenty of people who give Laker fans a hard time for a variety of reasons, but nobody will deny the devotion to a franchise shown here.
This is one of the most fantastic things about social media – the ability to see these things and realize just how dedicated some fans are to their team.
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