The legendary Laker reportedly died in a helicopter crash Sunday morning (January 26) along with his 13-year-old daueghter Gigi and seven other people.
Kobe Bryant’s tragic passing has the sports world reeling on social media.
American basketballl player Michael Jordan has released official statement
“I am in shock over the tragic news of Kobe’s and Gianna’s passing. Words can’t describe the pain I’m feeling. I loved Kobe – he was like a little brother to me. We used to talk often and I will miss those conversations very much
He was a fierce competitor, one of the greats of the game and a creative force. Kobe was also an amazing dad who loved his family deeply – and took great pride in his daughter’s love for the game of basketball. Yvette joins me in sending my deepest condolences to Vanessa, the Lakers organization and basketball fans around the world.”
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