2009 NBA All-Star Game: U.S. Airways Center, Phoenix
This ended up being one of the more nostalgic moments for Lakers fans. Bryant and former-teammate-turned-Phoenix-Sun Shaquille O’Neal teamed up for the first time since O’Neal left the Lakers, and ultimately ended up co-MVPs.
2011 NBA All-Star Game: Staples Center, Los Angeles
Bryant was in front of his home crowd at the Staples Center, and he didn’t disappoint. Bryant won his record-tying fourth All-Star game MVP, scoring 37 points and pulling down 14 rebounds.