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#Kobe Bryant

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Kobe Bryant's widow agrees to settle lawsuit over deadly crash
# Kobe Bryant
# Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant's widow agrees to settle lawsuit over deadly crash

Jun 23rd 2021, 6:49 AM 23,790 Views 9 Comments

The NBA star and eight other people died in a helicopter crash last year.

# kobe-bryant - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Lawsuit alleges police officers shared graphic Kobe Bryant photos
# Vanessa Bryant
# Vanessa Bryant

Lawsuit alleges police officers shared graphic Kobe Bryant photos

Mar 18th 2021, 9:02 AM 22,640 Views 2 Comments

The basketball star’s widow has posted on social media the names of four police officers she alleges shared graphic images.

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Kobe Bryant widow can obtain names of police who shared crash photos, judge says
# Crash Photos
# Crash Photos

Kobe Bryant widow can obtain names of police who shared crash photos, judge says

Mar 9th 2021, 10:41 PM 25,164 Views 12 Comments

Graphic images were revealed from the site of the helicopter crash that killed the basketball great, his daughter and seven others.

# kobe-bryant - Sunday 7 March, 2021

The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
From The42
# Good Reads

The scramble for Kobe Bryant's signature, Ian St John's influence and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Mar 7th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,430 Views 0 Comments

Marlon Brando and Billy Holland also feature in this week’s round-up.

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Pilot in Kobe Bryant crash was likely disoriented: investigator
# Finding
From The42
# Finding

Pilot in Kobe Bryant crash was likely disoriented: investigator

Feb 9th 2021, 6:54 PM 4,789 Views 1 Comment

The accident resulted in the deaths of the NBA legend, his daughter and six other passengers.

# kobe-bryant - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Osaka wins second US Open title and says she's keeping Kobe Bryant's legacy alive
# Grand Slam
From The42
# Grand Slam

Osaka wins second US Open title and says she's keeping Kobe Bryant's legacy alive

Sep 13th 2020, 10:59 AM 5,875 Views 2 Comments

The 22-year-old lost the opening set to Victoria Azarenka 6-1 but fought back to claim the silverware in New York.

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 16 May, 2020

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

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

May 16th 2020, 11:36 AM 22,056 Views 3 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 4 April, 2020

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

Lakers great Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Hall of Fame

Apr 4th 2020, 8:24 PM 3,028 Views 1 Comment

‘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

Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant
# Memorial
From The42
# Memorial

Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant

Feb 24th 2020, 10:51 PM 4,411 Views 0 Comments

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
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Kobe Bryant's widow sues helicopter company over fatal crash

Feb 24th 2020, 10:48 PM 32,759 Views 17 Comments

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

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

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

Feb 17th 2020, 8:25 AM 3,085 Views 0 Comments

Kawhi Leonard was awarded the new Kobe Bryant MVP award.

# kobe-bryant - Saturday 1 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 1st 2020, 9:19 AM 3,479 Views 2 Comments

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
# Editorial Standards
# Editorial Standards

ABC news reporter suspended over his reporting of Kobe Bryant death

Jan 30th 2020, 10:43 AM 75,646 Views 21 Comments

Matt Gutman released a statement apologising for his coverage.

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

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

Jan 30th 2020, 8:02 AM 42,112 Views 19 Comments

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'
# LA Lakers
# LA Lakers

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

Jan 29th 2020, 7:19 AM 11,844 Views 5 Comments

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
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Bodies being recovered from scene of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

Jan 28th 2020, 7:02 AM 31,620 Views 18 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 27th 2020, 7:00 PM 45,743 Views 6 Comments

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

Kobe Bryant's relentless spirit inspired fans and players alike through his illustrious career
# Black Mamba
From The42
# Black Mamba

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

Jan 27th 2020, 3:00 PM 15,112 Views 9 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 27th 2020, 8:14 AM 4,871 Views 0 Comments

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
# Kobe Bryant
# Kobe Bryant

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

Jan 27th 2020, 7:40 AM 24,749 Views 10 Comments

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
# RIP

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

Jan 27th 2020, 7:29 AM 24,628 Views 6 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Sunday 26 January, 2020

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

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

Jan 26th 2020, 10:45 PM 3,368 Views 4 Comments

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
# California
# California

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

Updated Jan 26th 2020, 9:29 PM 162,087 Views 99 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 26th 2020, 10:51 AM 7,531 Views 10 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Monday 16 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 16th 2019, 3:16 PM 24,909 Views 11 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Monday 18 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 18th 2019, 7:49 AM 4,416 Views 0 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 12th 2018, 8:42 AM 4,951 Views 5 Comments

Kobe has some advice for The King.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 5 March, 2018

Watch: Kobe Bryant wins Oscar for short animation about retiring from basketball
# Award
From The42
# Award

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

Mar 5th 2018, 10:13 AM 4,259 Views 8 Comments

‘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

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

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

Dec 19th 2017, 7:54 AM 21,645 Views 17 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

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

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

Jun 8th 2016, 5:23 PM 13,385 Views 21 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 13th 2016, 3:15 PM 5,841 Views 0 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Thursday 11 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 11th 2016, 7:30 AM 4,347 Views 2 Comments

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

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

LeBron James on how one criticism on social media urged him to fix his biggest weakness
# Motivation
From The42
# Motivation

LeBron James on how one criticism on social media urged him to fix his biggest weakness

Jan 13th 2016, 6:28 PM 10,745 Views 3 Comments

The player’s recent increase in efficiency is notable.

# kobe-bryant - Friday 25 December, 2015

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

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

Dec 25th 2015, 11:30 AM 10,840 Views 4 Comments

All the cars, houses, and lavish purchases.

# kobe-bryant - Monday 30 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 30th 2015, 8:16 PM 20,483 Views 2 Comments

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.

Appreciate the genius of Kobe Bryant with the best plays of his career
# Best Bits
From The42
# Best Bits

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

Nov 30th 2015, 3:18 PM 5,575 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 30th 2015, 8:45 AM 7,141 Views 1 Comment

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

# kobe-bryant - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 14th 2015, 6:10 PM 7,128 Views 1 Comment

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

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 10th 2015, 10:30 PM 8,366 Views 7 Comments

Step forward, Money Mayweather.

# kobe-bryant - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Mayweather ready to grant Pacquiao rematch - reports
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Mayweather ready to grant Pacquiao rematch - reports

May 6th 2015, 4:07 PM 5,394 Views 7 Comments

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

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