Kobe Bryant’s father, Joe “Jellybean” Bryant, played basketball in Italy for years. He brought his family right along with him, as evidenced by this photo of a kiddie Kobe.
Check out that flattop. It’s not exactly Nerlens Noel’s current ‘do, but when all you have to compete against is Italian buddies, this is legit.
The wildest part? This flat-topped wonder would be flying around on NBA courts only six years later. Mind blown? Mind definitely blown.
[H/T: Bleacher Report]