**UPDATE** Multiple media outlets are reporting that Bryant's 13-year-old daughter, Gianna Maria Onore Bryant, was also killed in the crash. Kobe is survived by his wife, and three other daughters.

NBA legend Kobe Bryant (41) was among several other people killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Sunday.

In a statement, the City of Calabasas said it was "with great sadness that we learn of the death of Kobe Bryant and four others in a helicopter crash".


Kobe is among one of the greatest players in NBA history and is one of the greatest Lakers players of all-time.


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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on the loss of Bryant:

Bryant's last tweet on his official Twitter account was yesterday when he congratulated Lebron James on surpassing him for third on the all-time NBA scoring list.


Last Update: Jan 26, 2020 6:43 pm CST

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