Soon after the tragic news of Bryant's helicopter crash was confirmed, James promised to continue his legacy in a Twitter post. Then during one of the countless days in the Orlando bubble, the now four-time NBA champion also pointed out how his determination and obsession with success are reminiscent of Bryant's drive and Mamba Mentality. The Lakers also did not hide that they tried to tap into and embody the franchise legend's competitiveness to fuel their desire to win this season.