Devasting news to the basketball community, but most importantly the friends and family of Kobe & Gigi Bryant.
Multiple sources including TMZ, LA County Sheriffs, and ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski (Woj) reported that all 5 people on board were killed during a helicopter crash this morning. Onboard was 5x Lakers Champion and NBA Legend, Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi.
Kobe and Gianna, along with two other teammates of Gigi’s and their parents were flying to a travel basketball game before the helicopter crashed.
The other individuals on the flight were: John Altobelli, Keri Altobelli, Alyssa Altobelli, Christina Mauser, Sarah Chester, Payton Chester, & pilot Ara Zobayan.
Two talented and loving people that had their whole lives ahead of them, now are gone.