20,000 people gather at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for a tribute in honor of Kobe and Gianna Bryant. The basketball legend, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others lost their lives in a helicopter crash in late January.
The commemoration takes place in the Los Angeles Lakers arena, a team for which Kobe Bryant played for 20 seasons and with which he was five-time NBA champion. The pavilion has become known among the fans of the combined as “the house that Kobe built”, due to the incredible performance of the athlete in his history in the club.
Kobe Bryant He died at 41 when his private helicopter crashed in Calabasas, north of Los Angeles (USA) on January 26.