Kobe Bryant, who spent much of his youth in Italy, honors his affinity for Europe with a multi-city Nike tour this week.

On Thursday, Bryant began the tour with a stop at Nike European Headquarters in Bryant's first day in Hilversum. There, he held a meet-and-greet with employees, spoke to young basketball campers at Dudok Arena and put his skills to work as host of a clinic.

Next, Bryant visits his old stomping grounds in Italy.

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