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WNBA pays tribute to Gianna Bryant, 2 teammates

Apr 18, 2020 - 2:15 PM

‘It would have been a dream come true for her,’ says Vanessa Bryant after the WNBA made her daughter Gianna an honorary draft pick

GONE TOO SOON. Gianna Bryant showed the same passion for basketball as her father Kobe.

Bad taste? Kobe-Gigi memorial souvenir prices soar on eBay

Feb 26, 2020 - 10:59 AM

Just a day after Kobe Bryant’s public memorial, some people already want to make a quick buck

 Rachel Luna/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: World says goodbye to Kobe Bryant in LA memorial

Feb 26, 2020 - 9:42 AM

Family, friends and NBA greats honor Kobe and Gianna Bryant in an emotional public memorial

MEMORIES. Laughter and tears flow in ‘A Celebration of Life for Kobe and Gianna Bryant.’ Photo by Etienne Laurent/EPA-EFE

LOOK: NBA stars pour in more tributes during Kobe-Gigi memorial

Feb 25, 2020 - 8:23 PM

The NBA still continues to commemorate the deaths of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna

TRIBUTE. Kobe Bryant (right) and Gianna Bryant are remembered by NBA greats. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

LOOK: Beyonce kicks off LA memorial for Kobe Bryant and daughter

Feb 25, 2020 - 1:00 PM

Beyonce and several other stars honor Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi in a heartfelt tribute

LOVED KOBE. Beyonce sings Kobe Bryant's favorite songs of the 70-time Grammy-nominated artist. Screenshot from Youtube

Vanessa Bryant sues helicopter company over fatal crash

Feb 25, 2020 - 8:17 AM

Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa Bryant files a lawsuit against the helicopter operators for violating visual flight rules

TRAGIC. Vanessa Bryant (2nd from the left) loses her husband Kobe and her daughter Gianna in a fatal chopper crash. File photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Kobe, Gianna Bryant laid to rest in private ceremony

Feb 12, 2020 - 7:36 AM

A private funeral for NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna has been held in Los Angeles

FAREWELL. The loss of Kobe and Gianna Bryant 'feels wrong,' says Vanessa Bryant in an emotional message. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Vanessa Bryant announces 'celebration of life' for Kobe and Gianna

Feb 08, 2020 - 10:56 AM

A public memorial for Kobe and Gianna Bryant has been set on February 24 at Staples Center

Kobe Bryant memorial set for February 24

Feb 07, 2020 - 8:44 AM

The 2-24 memorial date holds symbolism as Kobe Bryant wore the No. 24 jersey while his 13-year-old daughter Gianna sported No. 2

Photo by Adam S. Davis/EPA-EFE

Harbor Day retires Gianna Bryant's jersey

Feb 06, 2020 - 8:02 PM

Gianna Bryant's private school honors her memory in an emotional jersey retirement ceremony

'GirlDad' LeBron James picks Gianna Bryant's number for All-Star Game

Feb 04, 2020 - 10:49 AM

LeBron James is set to wear Gianna Bryant's No. 2 as he is also a proud 'Girl Dad' like Kobe Bryant

REMEMBERING KOBE. LeBron James speaks during the Los Angeles Lakers pregame ceremony to honor Kobe Bryant before the game against the Portland Trail Blazers at Staples Center on January 31, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. File photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

NBA All-Star jerseys to sport Kobe and Gianna's numbers

Feb 01, 2020 - 9:19 AM

The NBA All-Star uniforms will feature special patches and numbers as tribute to Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna

MAMBA AND MAMBACITA. The lives of Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna will be honored in the NBA showcase this February. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Vanessa Bryant: ‘Not enough words to describe our pain’

Jan 30, 2020 - 10:28 AM

In her first public comment, Vanessa Bryant thanks everyone for the outpouring of love and support worldwide

Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Kobe, Gianna Bryant immortalized with mural at Tenement Court Taguig

Jan 30, 2020 - 12:39 AM

The mural features the image of Kobe hugging Gianna during the 2016 NBA All-Star Game

MAMBA OUT. Residents at the Tenement in Taguig work hand in hand to pay tribute to Kobe and Gianna Bryant. Photo by Mark R. Cristino/EPA-EFE

All 9 bodies recovered from Kobe Bryant helicopter crash site

Jan 29, 2020 - 8:05 AM

Los Angeles authorities say the remains have been 'removed from the crash site and transported' for examination and identification

CRASH SITE. This still image taken from a January 27, 2020 video released by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) shows the remains of a helicopter which crashed near Calabasa, California on January 26, killing retired NBA star Kobe Bryant, his daughter, Gianna, and 7 others. Photo by Jose Romero/NTSB/ AFP

Gianna Bryant's dream school honors her with a team jersey

Jan 28, 2020 - 7:19 PM

Rising teen star Gianna Bryant had hoped to play for the University of Connecticut women's basketball team

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Jan 27, 2020 - 4:26 PM

Gianna Maria-Onore dies with her father and NBA legend Kobe Bryant in a helicopter crash

GONE TOO SOON. Gianna Bryant is killed at 13 years old. Photo from Instagram/@kobebryant

Probe underway on Kobe Bryant helicopter crash

Jan 27, 2020 - 11:13 AM

(UPDATED) Authorities say firefighters received a call at 9:47 am about the crash, which caused a brush fire on a hillside

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Kobe Bryant's daughter Gianna, 13, among crash dead – LA mayor

Jan 27, 2020 - 6:55 AM

According to reports, Kobe and Gianna were flying to a game his daughter was expected to play in when their helicopter crashed

TRAGIC. Gianna Bryant and Kobe Bryant both die in a fatal helicopter crash. Photo from Instagram/@kobebryant