The game featured no pumped-in music or noise during play, and the usually boisterous crowd was mostly quiet. At times, the only sounds that were audible was the ball bouncing and sneakers squeaking on the hardwood. I didn’t even think he knew my name. And then he came up and RIP Kobe Goat 24 shirt said, Hey, Coach Atkinson said, providing a much-needed amusing anecdote on a night filled with sadness. I ran home after the game and told my wife.