Kobe Bryant Responds To #FlinchGate Controversy

Earlier in the present day, new footage the notorious Kobe Bryant vs Matt Barnes gif surfaced which suggests The Black Mamba was really standing f to the aspect when Barnes faked a move proper in his grill throughout a Lakers vs Magic sport again in March 2010. The alternate overhead angle the play reveals that Kobe wasn’t standing immediately in entrance Barnes as we have all come to consider.

The legendary “no flinch” gif has since been referred to as into query in what has been dubbed #FlinchGate on social media. In reality, the controversy has gotten to some extent that Kobe himself was requested to weigh in.

According to NBA reporter Chris Palmer, Kobe handed alongside the next message concerning the play: “You gotta bear in mind I used to be swaying. He did it and I did not balk.” 

In case you missed it, try the damning proof and a few the reactions to #FlinchGate within the tweets embedded beneath.