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Australian Basketball Superstar Patty Mills Honors Kobe Bryant: “Forever Grateful”

Australian basketball player and NBA star Patty Mills paid tribute to Kobe Byrant, thanking Los Angeles Lakers legend for his “generosity” and for teaching him “ways to inspire” his country. Bryant died on Sunday in a helicopter crash, along with eight other people, including her 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. The tributes, vigils and worldwide mourning began […]

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Kobe Bryant: basketball superstar and tireless competitor turned global sports legend | The independent

Kobe Bryant was a five-time National Basketball Association champion who retired in 2016 before adding an Oscar to his massive trophy two years later. In sport and in life, Bryant, who was killed in a helicopter crash at the age of 41, was a person whose tirelessness and competitiveness were as remarkable as his versatility […]

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How the media covered the death of basketball superstar Kobe Bryant – Poynter

The Poynter Report is our daily media newsletter. To receive it in your inbox Monday through Friday, click here. For many, not just sports fans, Sunday will be one of those “Where have you been?” days. Where were you when you learned that former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash? These […]

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Kobe Bryant: sports stars and celebrities pay tribute to basketball superstar after his death

As news from that of Kobe Bryant The shock death spread on Sunday, tributes poured in for the former Los Angeles Laker. Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, Calif., Along with eight other people, including his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. He was 41 and a father of four, leaving behind his wife, Vanessa. Barack […]

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Catholic-backed basketball superstar Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash

LOS ANGELES (CNA) – Basketball superstar Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Southern California on Sunday. Bryant, a father of four, was 41. Bryant’s daughter, Gianna, 13, was also killed in the helicopter crash – along with another teenager and her parent – and the helicopter pilot. They would have gone to a […]

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Barack Obama and Lori Lightfoot pay tribute to Kobe Bryant after basketball superstar’s death – NBC Chicago

Former President Barack Obama and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot paid tribute to Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant after former NBA star was one of nine people killed in helicopter crash in California. The former president, a basketball enthusiast who has repeatedly welcomed Bryant and his Lakers teammates to the White House, posted a social […]