This 1996-97 Los Angeles Lakers Team Signed Basketball has been autographed by Basketball Hall of Famers Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal and Del Harris as well as stars from the 1996-97 LA Lakers Team. This season was mostly remembered for the Lakers signing free agent All-Star center Shaquille O'Neal to a seven-year, $120 million deal. And acquiring high school basketball star Kobe Bryant from the Charlotte Hornets who was a ROOKIE when he signed this basketball. O'Neal averaged 26.2 points per game, 12.5 rebounds and 2.9 blocks per game. Along with all the other Superstars who signed this basketball, we also include a full LOA from PSA/DNA. A must for the advanced Lakers fan.