Kobe Bryant and his daughter got died in a helicopter crash. Basketball lost one of its gem player on Sunday in California. He was 5 time NBA champion and 2 time Olympic gold champion.
They were among nine people confirmed dead in an accident. The crash occurred around 21 miles away from Mamba sport academy.
Kobe bryant retired as the third leading scorer in the NBA history. Her daughter who also share a passion for basketball with her father , dreamed to become a professional basketball player one day.
Michael jordan has said “am in shock over the tragic news of Kobe’s and Gianna’s passing. Words can’t describe the pain I’m feeling. I loved Kobe — he was like a little brother to me. We used to talk often, and I will miss those conversations very much.”
Barack obama says “Kobe was a legend on the court and just getting started in what would have been just as meaningful a second act.”
John’s daughter Alyssa and wife Keri were killed in the crash. Altobelli was a former assistant baseball coach at the University of houston the school said.
The other victims of the crash included John Altobelli, a longtime baseball coach at Orange Coast College, a junior college in Costa Mesa. Calif , university officials said.
Authorities said that it can take several days to recover body from the sight.