#BREAKING: Kobe’s daughter Gianna Maria was also on board the helicopter and died in the crash
— TMZ (@TMZ) January 26, 2020
— SLAM (@SLAMonline) January 26, 2020
Sources: Kobe Bryant was on his way to a travel basketball game with his daughter Gianna when the helicopter crashed. Those aboard the helicopter also included another player and parent.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) January 26, 2020
Gianna was a 13-year-old hoops prodigy who rarely missed a WNBA game with her dad. It’s impossible to wrap my head around the intensity of this tragedy from a family perspective.
There’s no words to express the pain Im going through with this tragedy of loosing my neice Gigi & my brother @kobebryant I love u and u will be missed. My condolences goes out to the Bryant family and the families of the other passengers on board. IM SICK RIGHT NOW pic.twitter.com/pigHywq3c1
— SHAQ (@SHAQ) January 26, 2020
Everytime I watch this video it hurts man💔Such a good basketball player with so much skill and determination we won’t forget you man R.I.P Kobe Bryant🕊 #KobeBryant #ripkobe #LLK pic.twitter.com/HdI3sheWqm
— Millie D⭐️ (@mellion8) January 26, 2020