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#Kobe Bryant

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Kobe Bryant autopsy report: Helicopter crash pilot had no drugs in system

Nine people, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna, died in the 26 January crash.

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 4 April, 2020

From The42 Lakers great Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Hall of Fame Class Of 2020

Lakers great Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Hall of Fame

‘We wish he was here with us to celebrate, but it’s definitely the peak of his NBA career,’ his wife Vanessa said.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 24 February, 2020

From The42 Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant Memorial This post contains videos

Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant

Shaquille O’Neal also spoke while Beyonce performed at a memorial event held at the Staples Centre.

Kobe Bryant's widow sues helicopter company over fatal crash

The basketball star and his 13-year-old daughter were among the victims of last month’s helicopter crash.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 17 February, 2020

From The42 'We'll never see another player like Kobe' - Bryant honoured as Team LeBron win NBA All-Star game More Than A Game This post contains videos

'We'll never see another player like Kobe' - Bryant honoured as Team LeBron win NBA All-Star game

Kawhi Leonard was awarded the new Kobe Bryant MVP award.

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 1 February, 2020

From The42 'Not forgotten' - grieving LA Lakers pay tribute to Kobe Bryant RIP

'Not forgotten' - grieving LA Lakers pay tribute to Kobe Bryant

In a night of ceremony and tears at Staples Center, the late star’s former team hosted the Portland Trail Blazers.

# kobe-bryant - Thursday 30 January, 2020

ABC news reporter suspended over his reporting of Kobe Bryant death

Matt Gutman released a statement apologising for his coverage.

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram

It’s the first time Vanessa Bryant has spoken about her husband’s death.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Body of Kobe Bryant identified as thousands gather for vigil to 'world's greatest basketball player'

Investigators are still working to identify the five remaining bodies from the helicopter crash.

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Bodies being recovered from scene of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

LA County sheriff Alex Villanueva said it would take some time for all of the bodies to be recovered and identified.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 27 January, 2020

From The42 'It's a great memory to treasure' - The Dubliner who once went toe-to-toe with Kobe Bryant Mamba This post contains videos

'It's a great memory to treasure' - The Dubliner who once went toe-to-toe with Kobe Bryant

Emmet Donnelly guarded the NBA legend during a high school game.

From The42 Kobe Bryant's relentless spirit inspired fans and players alike through his illustrious career Black Mamba This post contains videos

Kobe Bryant's relentless spirit inspired fans and players alike through his illustrious career

The basketball icon and his daughter, Gianna, were among nine killed in a helicopter crash yesterday.

From The42 Teen sensation Williamson, Lillard and Young among those to offer light on dark day for NBA Games Go Ahead This post contains videos

Teen sensation Williamson, Lillard and Young among those to offer light on dark day for NBA

The tragic death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, in a helicopter crash led to a sombre Sunday in the NBA.

'Tonight is for Kobe': Billie Eilish dominates Grammy wins as award show pays tribute to Bryant

Eilish won five awards, including both album and song of the year.

'Words can't describe the pain': Tributes paid to basketball star Kobe Bryant following his death RIP

'Words can't describe the pain': Tributes paid to basketball star Kobe Bryant following his death

The 41-year old was killed in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles on Sunday.

# kobe-bryant - Sunday 26 January, 2020

From The42 Neymar on the double as PSG extend Ligue 1 lead to 10 points Advantage

Neymar on the double as PSG extend Ligue 1 lead to 10 points

The Brazil star appeared to dedicate his second goal to Kobe Bryant, as his side defeated Lille.

Basketball star Kobe Bryant (41) and his 13-year-old daughter have died in a helicopter crash

Police and fire personnel are at the scene and an investigation is underway.

From The42 LeBron 'happy to be in any conversation with Kobe' after passing his points tally Point Break

LeBron 'happy to be in any conversation with Kobe' after passing his points tally

Lakers star LeBron James recounted how Kobe Bryant inspired him after overtaking the NBA icon.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 16 December, 2019

From The42 Cooney keeping Kobe Bryant's words in mind as Six Nations hype builds Footballer

Cooney keeping Kobe Bryant's words in mind as Six Nations hype builds

The 29-year-old Ulster scrum-half scored another two tries on Friday against Harlequins.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 18 November, 2019

From The42 LeBron James: I'm just trying to put on a show for 'one of the greatest' Kobe Bryant NBA This post contains videos

LeBron James: I'm just trying to put on a show for 'one of the greatest' Kobe Bryant

Elsewhere, the Kings snapped Boston Celtics’ 10-game winning streak.

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

From The42 Kobe Bryant says LeBron has to 'figure out a way' to win more championships NBA

Kobe Bryant says LeBron has to 'figure out a way' to win more championships

Kobe has some advice for The King.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 5 March, 2018

From The42 Watch: Kobe Bryant wins Oscar for short animation about retiring from basketball Award This post contains videos

Watch: Kobe Bryant wins Oscar for short animation about retiring from basketball

‘Dear Basketball’ is a short production based on a poem Bryant wrote in 2015, announcing his impending retirement from the sport.

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

From The42 'He made us rub our eyes and wonder what did we just see': An emotional night for basketball legend Kobe Bryant Mamba Out

'He made us rub our eyes and wonder what did we just see': An emotional night for basketball legend Kobe Bryant

The five-time NBA champion had his numbers retired by the LA Lakers last night.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

From The42 Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time Rich List

Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time

Lionel Messi, LeBron James and Roger Federer were next in line.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

From The42 Kobe bows out of the NBA in the shadow of the record chasing Warriors California Dreaming

Kobe bows out of the NBA in the shadow of the record chasing Warriors

The eyes of the basketball world will be on California season.

# kobe-bryant - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The42 This story about Kobe Bryant & pingpong shows just how competitive he is The Hunger Games

This story about Kobe Bryant & pingpong shows just how competitive he is

The LA Lakers icon is retiring at the end of the season.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

# kobe-bryant - Friday 25 December, 2015

From The42 Kobe Bryant: How the highest-paid player in the NBA spends his millions Money Money Money

Kobe Bryant: How the highest-paid player in the NBA spends his millions

All the cars, houses, and lavish purchases.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 30 November, 2015

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: McGregor hotly tipped, Towell signs for Brighton & all today's sport Monday

We'll Leave It There So: McGregor hotly tipped, Towell signs for Brighton & all today's sport

Elsewhere, Kobe Bryant announces he’ll retire at the end of the season and Connacht’s Robbie Henshaw could be out for the next six weeks because of injury.

From The42 Appreciate the genius of Kobe Bryant with the best plays of his career Best Bits This post contains videos

Appreciate the genius of Kobe Bryant with the best plays of his career

Put your feet up for a few minutes and see why the basketball world will be so much worse off without Kobe Bryant.

From The42 'No matter what I do next, I'll always be that kid' - Kobe writes a poem to announce retirement Time Out

'No matter what I do next, I'll always be that kid' - Kobe writes a poem to announce retirement

Five-time NBA champion pens love letter to basketball as he launches his farewell tour.

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From The42 Kobe Bryant on how he once made a team-mate cry Way Harsh

Kobe Bryant on how he once made a team-mate cry

He quickly realised that his comment sounded much worse out loud than he was expecting.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

From The42 Rory McIlroy made a serious wedge last year but doesn't top the list of highest-paid athletes Benjamins

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From The42 Mayweather ready to grant Pacquiao rematch - reports Claim

Mayweather ready to grant Pacquiao rematch - reports

“I will fight him in a year after his surgery,” the boxer allegedly said in a text message.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

From The42 The Lakers are in real danger of ruining their season... by winning too many games Lottery

The Lakers are in real danger of ruining their season... by winning too many games

Kobe and company could do with losing a few more.

# kobe-bryant - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From The42 Gravity the biggest loser at the NBA Dunk Contest Slammin'

Gravity the biggest loser at the NBA Dunk Contest

Zach LaVine ran away with last night’s competition.

# kobe-bryant - Friday 23 January, 2015

From The42 Kobe Bryant injured his right shoulder - so he came back on and played left-handed instead Mamba

# kobe-bryant - Sunday 11 January, 2015

From The42 Chasing the dream and the inevitable end: It's the week's best sportswriting Well Read

Chasing the dream and the inevitable end: It's the week's best sportswriting

It’s January. Stay indoors, stay warm and treat yourself to some of the best writers on the internet.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 5 January, 2015

From The42 Kobe Bryant is not impressed with your fighting skills Carlos Boozer He's Kobehind You

Kobe Bryant is not impressed with your fighting skills Carlos Boozer

Is this the NBA’s equivalent to a schmozzle

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From The42 'I Can't Breathe' t-shirts latest in long line of athletes making political statements I Can't Breathe

'I Can't Breathe' t-shirts latest in long line of athletes making political statements

Lebron James and other athletes who made symbolic political statements.

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