Kobe Bryant Joins Twitter…Finally

Fans hold posters of NBA basketball player Kobe Bryant as they wait for a promotional event in Guangzhou

It’s official. The Black Mamba, Kobe Bryant, has officially joined Twitter. (@KobeBryant)

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Here at LakerNation we set the over/under at 1,000,000 followers in one day. However, Bryant tweeted for the first time around 9:40am PST and an hour later is already at 125,000+

How many followers will the Black Mamba gain in 24 hours? Leave a guess below in the comments!

David Brickley is a columnist for LakerNation.com and the host of Voice of the Nation, the most listened to Lakers podcast on the web. Find him on Twitter.