Legendary NBA player Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash at the age of 41. the crash occurred around 10 am local time near Calabasas which is 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angels
Bryant, starred for two decades with Lakers, winning Five championships and making 18 All-Star games before hanging up his basketball shoes following the 2016 season.
This illustrious player’s talent was spotted at an early age, He was already attracting national attention while in High school. Unlike most NBA players he went straight from high school to the NBA. He played his entire 20 years career with the Los Angels Lakers where he won five championships with the NBA’s third-highest all-star on 18 occasions. He retired in 2016 as NBA third-highest all-time scorer, He also won gold medals with Team USA at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics among all that he is an NBA MVP award winner
he died alongside his daughter Gianna Bryant who was an