Kobe Bryant’s award mantle is already pretty packed, but he will be getting more hardware added to it. It was announced that he will posthumously honored with the Governors Award at the Awards ceremony which will stream from Los Angeles on Emmy.com, July 18. The criteria for the award is listed below:

The award is presented to an individual, company or organization that has made an outstanding, innovative, and visionary achievement in the arts, sciences or management of television, as well as a substantial contribution to the greater Los Angeles area.

No word on whether his wife, Vanessa, will accept the award on his behalf.

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(H/T: USA Today)

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