Kobe Bryant said he will not be shedding any tears. At least not publicly.
But the Bryant farewell tour is underway after he announced Sunday that this will be his last season after playing all 20 seasons of his NBA career with the Lakers.
The rest of this season will likely be a test to see if he can maintain his composure.
The Lakers and Bryant begin their longest trip of the season, an eight-game, 13-day trip, Tuesday night in his hometown of Philadelphia. And Bryant knows there could be some ceremonies for him throughout the trip.
But don't expect Bryant to start crying for the world to see.
"It's not going to...