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Basketball Hall of Fame to name 2020 class with Kobe Bryant likely to lead way | Sport

A unique Hall of Fame class will be announced Saturday in a unique way. Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett are all expected to be officially announced as part of the 2020 class of enshrinees by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, which typically reveals its annual selections …

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LA County sheriff says eight deputies took photos of Kobe Bryant crash scene | Sport

Los Angeles county sheriff Alex Villanueva said eight deputies allegedly took or shared graphic photos of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash scene, but he ordered them deleted. “That was my No 1 priority, was to make sure those photos no longer exist,” Villanueva told NBC News for a story Monday. …

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Vanessa Bryant Responds to Report Deputies Shared Kobe Crash Pics

Vanessa Bryant Responds to Report Deputies Shared Kobe Crash Pics

Kobe Bryant‘s widow Vanessa Bryant is “absolutely devastated” by a report that said Los Angeles authorities shared photos from the scene of the helicopter crash that killed the NBA icon, their 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant and seven other people in January. The Los Angeles Times said on Thursday that Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies shared …

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LA deputies shared graphic photos of Kobe Bryant crash scene, report says | Sport

Authorities are investigating whether deputies shared graphic photos of the helicopter crash scene where Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others were killed, according to a newspaper report. The Los Angeles Times reported that a public safety source with knowledge of the events had seen one of the photos …

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Tearful Michael Jordan pays tribute to ‘brother’ Kobe Bryant at memorial service | Sport

Tearful Michael Jordan pays tribute to 'brother' Kobe Bryant at memorial service | Sport

Friends, family and fellow athletes have paid tribute to NBA superstar Kobe Bryant and eight others, including his daughter Gianna, at a memorial service in Los Angeles. The ceremony took place at a packed Staples Center, the home of the Los Angeles Lakers, the team Bryant was a part of …

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Vanessa Bryant files wrongful death suit against helicopter operator

Vanessa Bryant files wrongful death suit against helicopter operator

As mourners gathered at Staples Center on Monday for a memorial service to celebrate the lives of Kobe and Gianna Bryant, attorneys for Vanessa Bryant filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company that operated the helicopter that crashed last month and claimed the lives of her husband, daughter and …

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Kobe Bryant memorial – Live updates and reaction from inside Staples Center

Kobe Bryant memorial - Live updates and reaction from inside Staples Center

A memorial service celebrating the lives of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna is underway at Staples Center in downtown L.A. The date — Feb. 24 — reflects the basketball jersey numbers worn by Kobe (No. 24) and Gianna (No. 2). The service is being held …

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Kobe Bryant memorial: Fans pack streets around Staples Center

Kobe Bryant memorial: Fans pack streets around Staples Center

Hours before the memorial for Kobe Bryant and his daughter was set to begin Monday, thousands of fans had already started to gather in the chilly morning air outside Staples Center. The crowd — many clad in black, purple and gold — was quiet, a stark contrast to the typical …

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Kobe Bryant memorial – What to know as the NBA world honors a legend

Kobe Bryant memorial - What to know as the NBA world honors a legend

A memorial service celebrating the lives of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna will be held Monday, Feb. 24, at Staples Center in downtown L.A. The date reflects the basketball jersey numbers worn by Kobe (No. 24) and Gianna (No. 2). The service will be held …

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The stories the people closest to Kobe Bryant keep remembering

The stories the people closest to Kobe Bryant keep remembering

Lawrence Tanter had read through the plans dozens of times before he got into his car, put on John Coltrane’s “A Love Supreme” and drove to Staples Center on Jan. 31. The Los Angeles Lakers were going to play their first game since the death of Kobe Bryant, his daughter …

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