News coming in reports that, the basketball legend has died from a helicopter accident that occurred on Saturday, January 26th, in Calabasas California.
The one time NBA Most Valuable Player and two-time NBA Finals MVP died alongside his daughter and at least five other people who were on board in a private helicopter. According to reports, Bryant’s regular mode of transportation is the helicopter.
An instant investigation has already commenced ascertaining the cause of the accident.
Apart from the earlier mentioned awards, Bryant was also an Oscar award winner, a two-time NBA scoring champion and a two-time Olympic champion. This is a player of influence and his death will be a big blow to the sporting fraternity.
May his soul rest in peace.