A gallery of basketball legends joined thousands of Kobe Bryant fans in Los Angeles on Monday to pay tribute to the transcendent NBA star, his daughter and seven others who died in a helicopter crash last month that shocked the world of sports and beyond.
The widow of Los Angeles basketball great Kobe Bryant filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Monday against the operator of the helicopter that crashed in foggy weather last month, killing her husband, their 13-year-old daughter and all seven others aboard.
NBA star and eight others, including daughter, killed in crash
Vanessa Bryant gives powerful eulogy to family
Thousands of fans pack into Staples Center in LA
Friends, family and fellow athletes have paid tribute to NBA superstar Kobe Bryant and eight others, including his daughter Gianna, at a memorial service in Los Angeles.
The ceremony took place at a packed Staples Center, the home of the Los Angeles Lakers, the team Bryant was a part of for his entire 20-year NBA career. Bryant and the other victims were killed in January when their helicopter crashed into a California hillside in foggy conditions.
That was a very, very emotional experience. It’s really remarkable what everybody involved was able to do to put together something that managed to have an uplifting message despite the tragic circumstances. And with that we end our live coverage of this tribute to the lives of Kobe and Gianna Bryant.
Vanessa Bryant held back tears in an emotional tribute to her late husband and NBA legend Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna at a public memorial service held at the Staples Center. The former basketball greats Michael Jordan and Shaquille O'Neal also gave moving tributes. Despite having tears streaming down his face, Jordan was able to joke with the thousands in attendance, saying he'd become a new 'crying meme'
The widow of NBA star Kobe Bryant has filed a lawsuit against the operator of a helicopter that crashed into a California hillside, killing him, their daughter Gianna and seven others nearly a month ago, the Los Angeles Times reported on Monday.Vanessa Bryant filed the wrongful death lawsuit against Island Express Helicopters and Island Express Holding Corp.The complaint, filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court, alleges that the pilot, Ara Zoboyan, who also died in the accident, failed “to…
Kobe Bryant was remembered as a man who "lived to make other people's lives better" at a celebrity packed memorial service Monday. Vanessa Bryant offered strength, poise, and a touching look into their lives raising four daughters together.
A wrongful death lawsuit filed by Vanessa Bryant in Los Angeles says the pilot was careless and negligent by flying in cloudy conditions on the day of a helicopter crash that killed nine people — including her husband Kobe Bryant and their 13-year-old daughter, Gianna.
Kobe Bryant's wife offered a poignant portrait of her NBA superstar husband and their daughter Monday at a sold-out memorial service for the two, who were among nine people killed last month in a helicopter crash in Los Angeles.