Kobe Bryant 41 daughter Gianna among 9 dead in helicopter crash Devasting news to the basketball community,
but most importantly the friends and family of Kobe Bryant. Multiple sources including TMZ,
LA County Sheriffs, and ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski (Woj) reported that all 5 people on board were killed
during a helicopter crash this morning. Onboard was 5x Lakers Champion and NBA Legend,
Kobe Bryant. According to Woj, Kobe Bryant’s daughter Gianna was killed in the helicopter crash as well.
Kobe and Gianna, along with another parent and player were flying to a travel basketball game before the helicopter crashed.
Two talented and loving people that had their whole lives ahead of them, now are gone. Shocking, tragic, & heartbreaking.
Just yesterday, LeBron James surpassed Kobe Bryant on the all-time scoring list. Today, Kobe Bryant is deceased.
This is a reminder to us all that life is a fragile gift that should never be taken for granted.
Prayers go out to the Bryant family and those close to Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant.
People across the world are in a state of sorrow. Many athletes, stars, and celebrities have already paid their respects and vocalized their emotions on social media.