Former LA lakers and National Basketball Association (NBA) star, Kobe Bryant has died today in a helicopter crash outside Los Angeles.
The NBA star died at the age of 41. At least 3 other people were traveling in his private helicopter when the sudden horrible incident occurred. Nobody on board survived despite the response of Emergency personnel.
He is survived by a wife, Vanessa, and four daughters, Gianna, Natalia and Bianca and their baby, Capri. They got married in 2001.
He is considered one of the greatest NBA players of all time. These are some of his stats:
- 4th highest all-time NBA scorer
- 5× NBA champion
- 2× NBA Finals MVP – NBA Most Valuable Player (2008)
- 18 × NBA All-Star
- 2 x Olympic Gold Medalist
- 1x Academy Award (Best Animated Short Film – 2018)
The American professional Basketball player played 20years of his career with Los Angeles Lakers (LA Lakers).