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'He was LA's god basically': Heartbroken fans gather at Staples Center and share what Kobe Bryant meant to Los Angeles

'He was LA's god basically': Heartbroken fans gather at Staples Center and share what Kobe Bryant meant to Los Angeles

29 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Hundreds of people gathered outside the Staples Center to pay tribute to the late NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. Bryant, Gianna, and seven other...
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Jimmy Fallon shares story about meeting Kobe Bryant at a party and going on a beer run in touching tribute to the Lakers legend

Jimmy Fallon shares story about meeting Kobe Bryant at a party and going on a beer run in touching tribute to the Lakers legend

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Athletes and celebrities alike are sharing their memories of Kobe Bryant in the wake of his sudden death. Late-night host Jimmy Fallon shared an anecdote of his own on Monday...
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The most famous football player from every state

The most famous football player from every state

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

As the NFL turns 100 years old, we look back at the most famous football player from every state. Small towns across America have produced some exceptional football talent...
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People are slamming sneakerheads who are jacking up the prices of Kobe Bryant shoes in the wake of his sudden death, and it reveals a darker side of sneaker culture

People are slamming sneakerheads who are jacking up the prices of Kobe Bryant shoes in the wake of his sudden death, and it reveals a darker side of sneaker culture

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Kobe Bryant branded merchandise has skyrocketed in value since news broke of the athlete's sudden death on Sunday. People are calling out resellers who are purposely raising...
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Nike calls Kobe Bryant a 'beloved' member of its family after his tragic death in a helicopter crash

Nike calls Kobe Bryant a 'beloved' member of its family after his tragic death in a helicopter crash

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Nike said Sunday that Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on Sunday, was "one of the greatest athletes of his generation" and "a beloved member of the Nike...
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Lakers legends and former teammates pay tribute to Kobe Bryant

Lakers legends and former teammates pay tribute to Kobe Bryant

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

The NBA world mourned the loss of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant on Sunday. Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. His 13-year-old daughter Gianna also died in...
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'Words cannot describe the pain I'm feeling': Michael Jordan shares emotional statement on the death of Kobe Bryant

'Words cannot describe the pain I'm feeling': Michael Jordan shares emotional statement on the death of Kobe Bryant

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The NBA world is in mourning after the death of Kobe Bryant, who passed away in a helicopter crash on Sunday. Tributes from across the sporting world poured in, including a...
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Kobe Bryant had an illustrious NBA career but faced controversies off the court

Kobe Bryant had an illustrious NBA career but faced controversies off the court

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   18 articles

Former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash alongside his daughter Gianna on Sunday. He was 41. Bryant, who retired from the NBA in 2016, had an...
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Moments of silence honoring NBA legend Kobe Bryant were held at a Rockets-Nuggets game and at a Biden campaign event

Moments of silence honoring NBA legend Kobe Bryant were held at a Rockets-Nuggets game and at a Biden campaign event

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

A moment of silence at the Houston Rockets and Denver Nuggets game on Sunday honored NBA legend Kobe Bryant. Anthony Leon "P. J." Tucker Jr., who plays for the Rockets, wrote a...
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One of the greatest women's fighters of all time completed a 'Grand Slam' of MMA belts after finishing her Bellator opponent in the 4th round

One of the greatest women's fighters of all time completed a 'Grand Slam' of MMA belts after finishing her Bellator opponent in the 4th round

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Cris Cyborg defeated Julia Budd at the Bellator 238 show in Inglewood, California, on Saturday. The win saw Cyborg capture the Bellator MMA women's featherweight championship...
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Planters is halting its ads featuring the death of Mr. Peanut after Kobe...

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After the announcement of the death of Mr. Peanut last week, Planters is pausing its Super Bowl campaign in light of the sudden death of basketball icon Kobe Bryant. A Planters... Read more ...

The way Kobe Bryant inspired his daughter to compete is a lesson in how...

The way Kobe Bryant inspired his daughter to compete is a lesson in how parenting impacts your success

NBA superstar Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, died on Sunday in a helicopter crash. Gianna had dreams of playing professional basketball to carry on her dad's... Read more ...

Kobe Bryant's helicopter pilot was given special clearance to fly in foggy...

Kobe Bryant's helicopter pilot was given special clearance to fly in foggy weather minutes before the deadly crash

Just before Kobe Bryant and eight others were killed in a helicopter crash on Sunday, the pilot had been given special clearance to fly in foggy conditions. The New York Times... Read more ...