NBA LEGEND KOBE BRYANT DIES
Three other people in addition to Kobe Bryant and the daughter have been confirmed dead. However, aside Kobe Bryant and the daughter, the identity of other victims have not been confirmed.
According to The NBA’s most well-known reporter Adrian Wojnarowski, Bryant was travelling to a basketball game with his teenage daughter when the helicopter crashed.
The painful death of Kobe Bryant and the daughter occurred when the Helicopter crashed into the hill shortly after 10am on Sunday, local time.
Luckily Kobe Bryants wife and his three other daughters were not on board the Helicopter that crashed.
BRIEFLY ABOUT KOBE BRYANT
Bryant is one of the most famous players to ever step foot on a basketball court. He has scored the fourth-most points of anyone in the league’s history, being surpassed just last week by fellow superstar LeBron James.
Bryant Started his sports career with the Los Angeles Lakers in 1996. He enjoyed a professional career spanning two decades as he became the face of the iconic NBA franchise.
He won five NBA championships with the Lakers and was named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) in two NBA Finals campaigns.
An 18-time All-Star, Bryant was recognised as the league’s MVP in 2008 and was also a two-time Olympic gold medallist, helping guide the USA to titles in 2008 in Beijing and 2012 in London.
Known as Black Mamba, Bryant retired in 2016, signing off by dropping 60 points in his final game.
NBA will forever miss Kobe Bryant. May God grant the wife, the daughters, the family, friends, well wishers and the entire NBA the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss of Kobe Bryant.
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