NBA legend dies in helicopter crash

Sport World

Anashe Murombedzi

Retired U.S. basketball legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday.

The 41 year old former NBA star died along with his 13 year old daughter Gianna and four other people.

Bryant’s family are in deep grief following the passing of the five time champion. Sports stars and celebrities around the globe continue to pay tribute to the legend. Fellow basketball stars viewed Bryant as an inspirational icon who will be remembered for a long time to come.

The basketball star dominated the NBA for 20 seasons and retired in 2016. He was an extraordinary player in basketball history with accomplishments that are legendary.

The late Kobe Bryant, an NBA 18 time All-Star, inspired a generation of basketball players worldwide with sublime skills and competitive spirit.