Kobe Bryant was just one of 9 individuals that passed away in a helicopter collision in Calabasas on Sunday morning. He was 41.
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, celebrities and politicians mourned the loss of the Lakers tale on social networks:
Can not hold true.
Simply can not be.
Truly absolutely horrific.Rest In Peace Kobe.– JJ Watt( @JJWatt) This is the most awful news. Kobe is an all-time excellent that had his entire life ahead of him. My heart goes out to his household, his followers and the numerous people whose lives he touched. Today Kobe is the best of all time. https://t.co/saR4dJ7412!.?.!— Andrew Yang (@AndrewYang )Please no. Please god no. It can not be true.– Kevin Love( @kevinlove) This is not real now– Paul
Pierce (@paulpierce34 )Nooooooooooo God please No!– DWade (@DwyaneWade
) I’m shocked. Words can not also come close to explaining it. Simply an incredibly depressing and tragic day.– Scottie Pippen (@ScottiePippen)
Drake honors Kobe Bryant pic.twitter.com/fI5w8giSl2!.?.!— Rap-Up( @RapUp )Ravaged.– Manu Ginobili( @manuginobili)– John Wall( @JohnWall) Quit playing– Paul George( @Yg_Trece) Damn. RIP Mamba. May your memory be a blessing– Mark Cuban( @mcuban) Like everybody, I’m stunned as well as saddened by the information about Kobe Bryant.
My heart is damaged for his spouse as well as household
DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow )R.I.P. Kobe Bryant. An excellent, a legend, someone to really admire. My condolences go out to his family members and to the family members of those who shed their lives too.– Tavon Austin (@Tayaustin01 )Man I don’t also recognize where to begin I began playing round since of KOBE after viewing the 2010 finals. I had never watched ball before that which finals was the turning point of my life. I INTENDED TO BE LIKE KOBE. I’m so FREAKING UNFORTUNATE right currently!!!! HOLE LEGEND– Joel Embiid( @JoelEmbiid )Kobe was a reality extremely hero on that particular court & I’m sure he was one to his family. Sending out love and also petitions to them. This is heartbreaking.– Bruno Mars
( @BrunoMars )I will never ever forget this minute. Your impact on the video game, your influence on sports. An inspiration, a tale, an icon, the Goat. HOLE Kobe pic.twitter.com/Hf7oMbGvxo!.?.!— Chloe Jackson( @Clj_0) Today we @WaltDisneyCo grieve the awful loss of @kobebryant … a giant in sporting activities and also an individual so lively. Terrible news
to procedure …– Robert Iger( @RobertIger) #FightOnForever, Kobe Bryant. You inspired generations of Trojans and also our city. pic.twitter.com/t2BW9y0D37!.?.!— USC Trojans( @USC_Athletics) We miss you already Kobe ❤ ❤– Tom Brady (@TomBrady) Extremely unfortunate information regarding @kobebryant Petitions and
condolences to his family. #RIPMamba ❤– Brett Favre( @BrettFavre) Guy not Kobe … Prayers to his family and also buddies! #RIPMamba– Patrick Mahomes II( @PatrickMahomes) Reports are that basketball terrific Kobe Bryant as well as three others have been eliminated in a helicopter crash in The golden state. That is awful news!– Donald J. Trump( @realDonaldTrump )Rip @kobebryant doesn’t really feel genuine … my heart heads out to his family as well as liked ones pic.twitter.com/0qQeBtsz6U!.?.!— Andre Drummond
( @AndreDrummond) Kobe Bryant was a giant that inspired, surprised, and also delighted people almost everywhere with his matchless ability on the court– and also blown away us with his
intelligence and also humility as a papa, other half, innovative brilliant,
as well as ambassador for the game he
enjoyed. pic.twitter.com/hkb0lbRwie!.?.!— Mayor Eric Garcetti( @MayorOfLA) My heart and prayers head out to the Bryant family members and also the passengers’
households on this sad day. The effect
Kobe carried the globe can not be shared in words. SLIT to a
tale and a pal …– Mike Trout( @MikeTrout) Thank you Kobe for every little thing you provided us both on as well as off the court. Your heritage will live on forever in the hearts of millions. Really one of a kind. Hoping for his household, enjoyed ones, as well as everybody entailed. Rest In Tranquility Mamba– Jared Goff( @JaredGoff16 )Beyond ruined … my big sibling … I can’t, I just can’t believe it– Pau Gasol( @paugasol) Today, the globe shed a legend.Kobe Bryant’s twenty years profession with the @Lakers increased the bar for every single player. He willed his group to victories. Contended with unequaled ferocity. Defied the probabilities. Basically– he was an icon.Our hearts head out to his family as well as fans.– Gavin Newsom( @GavinNewsom )There’s no words to express the pain Im going through with this disaster of loosing my neice Gigi & my brother @kobebryant I enjoy
u and also u will be missed. My condolences goes out to the Bryant family members and the households of
the various other passengers aboard. IM SICK TODAY pic.twitter.com/pigHywq3c1!.?.!— SHAQ( @SHAQ )Following his objective, Neymar pays tribute to Kobe Bryant 2
4 pic.twitter.com/uT1qCTg6Nq!.?.!— beIN SPORTS USA (@beINSPORTSUSA )Kobe was a tale on the court and also simply obtaining begun in what would have been simply as purposeful a 2nd act. To shed Gianna is much more heartbreaking to us as parents. Michelle and also I send love as well as petitions to Vanessa as well as the entire Bryant household on an unthinkable day.– Barack Obama
( @BarackObama) Full declaration from Steve Ballmer, L.A. Clippers Chairman, in behalf of the company: pic.twitter.com/BcAl7Jp8TB!.?.!— LA Clippers( @LAClippers) NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the
adhering to statement today relating to the death of Kobe Bryant pic.twitter.com/P88GwIwmYV!.?.!— NBA( @NBA) MSG ceiling is brightened in purple and also gold pic.twitter.com/qDgP4oaIDO!.?.!— Chris Iseman( @ChrisIseman) I enjoy him, his household as well as what he stood for on the court and also off the court.– Earvin Magic Johnson( @MagicJohnson) My good friend, a legend, spouse, papa, son, bro, Oscar winner as well as greatest Laker of all-time is gone. It’s hard to accept. Kobe was a leader of our video game, a mentor to both male and also women gamers. pic.twitter.com/NXsrXmCkkG!.?.!— Earvin Magic Johnson( @MagicJohnson) Whatever it was you did, football, basketball, football, acting, whatever. Kobe motivated you to be much better …– Jamal Crawford( @JCrossover) Our ideas and also petitions are with
the Bryant family and also friends, our Laker household, our Los Angeles area and also fans worldwide. pic.twitter.com/vG25iDHflW!.?.!— STAPLES