Three month old Kobe was named after his dads favorite basketball player, Kobe Bryant. Kobe's grandmother says it surprised her at first when her son told her that he was naming his son Kobe. Not so unusual, right? Right, unless his middle name ends up ESPN. Yes, the child's full name is Kobe ESPN Losano.
Kobe's grandmother, Beatrice Carrillo, says she wasn't so surprised to find out his name. "Marcus has always been a fan, I mean, he loves the lakers!" she told us. She was all for it saying "I knew what it meant to him, the name."
Kobe's mom was also happy about it. "I was excited! I thought the name was great!" said Laurie Losano, Kobe's mom. Kobe ESPN Losano turned three months old on Sunday.