Kobe Bryant’s Tragic Death: Celebrities, Athletes And More, Mourn The Lakers Legend

NBA legend, Kobe Bryant and his 13 years-old-daughter, Gianna (Gigi) were tragically killed in the helicopter crash last Sunday, along with seven other people, after their helicopter went down in Calabasas. 

Countless celebrities, politicians, athletes and members of the NBA community took social media to pay tribute and respect to the legendary Kobe Bryant. His former Lakers buddy, Paul Gasol tweeted, ‘’Beyond devastated… My big brother… I can’t, I just can’t believe it.’’ Late-night host, Jimmy Kimmel who frequently welcomed Bryant on his show, also showed distraught saying, ‘’He Was great, charistic & among the hardest-working athletes ever, but what impressed me most was how deeply-involved Kobe was with his 4 daughters. Pray for them, Vanessa, his parents & fellow passengers’ families on this sad and shocking day. We will never forget you Kobe’’ 

The fallen star and his little girl, leave behind wife and mother, Vanessa and daughters and sisters Natalia (17), Bianka (3) and Capri (7months). 

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Love is forever.

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Family. As I scrolled through Kobe’s feed, and Alex and I talk memories and moments we remember about him … this is the truth that rings out the loudest … family is what matters most. We are all feeling sadness from this loss, but all I can think of is that it is a grain of sand compared to what Vanessa must going through right now. I am sending all of my love and praying for you, your children and the other families involved in today’s tragic turn of events. The most unfair thing in life is to lose a child and husband on the same day. Vanessa, I pray for your strength and that God guides you each step of the way through this unimaginable heartbreak. To the other families who are suffering from this unthinkable tragedy, may God be with you all. Kobe you meant so much to so many and we will miss you forever. Thank you for your work ethic, your inspiration and your heart. #hero #legend #husband #father 😢🙏🏼💔

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