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Kobe Bryant elected into Basketball Hall of Fame alongside Garnett, Duncan

The 18-time NBA All Star, who was killed in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26, is part of a nine-member class that includes multiple All-Star selections Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett.

By REUTERS
05/04/2020
Kobe Bryant, 7 others elected to Basketball Hall of Fame - report

Bryant, Duncan, Garnett and Catchings all are first-time finalists. Nominees needed to received at least 18 votes from the 24 electors to be enshrined.

By REUTERS
04/04/2020
Pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash counseled by FAA after 2015 incident

The FAA said Ara Zobayan was piloting an AS350 helicopter in May 2015 when he violated rules governing the airspace around Los Angeles International Airport.

By REUTERS
22/02/2020
NBA All-Star Game crowd pays tribute to Kobe Bryant: 'Kobe, Kobe, Kobe'

Before tip-off, the singer and actor Jennifer Hudson, who is a Chicago native, sang with a montage of photos of Bryant and his daughter in the background.

By REUTERS
17/02/2020
Shark #24 at great white hotspot named after Kobe Bryant

A great white off the coast of Guadalupe Island was spotted in a regular gathering spot for the breed and, as he was recorded as #24 in the MCSI database, was named after the basketball legend.

Kobe helicopter engines, no sign of 'catastrophic internal failure'

In one key new disclosure about the crash, the NTSB investigative update said: "viewable sections of the engines showed no evidence of an uncontained or catastrophic internal failure."

By REUTERS
09/02/2020
Kobe Bryant is pictured with his daughter Gianna at the WNBA All Star Game at Mandalay Bay Events Ce
Emergency 911 phone calls on Kobe Bryant crash show concerns about fog

The twin-engine Sikorsky S-76B slammed into a hillside and killed all nine people on board.

By REUTERS
04/02/2020
The week of Kobe Bryant, impeachment and the Trump peace plan

President Donald J. Trump’s “Deal of the Century” was more commercial break than news item

Kobe Bryant honored with moment of silence at Super Bowl

A photo of Bryant and his daughter was projected above the crowd at Hard Rock Stadium.

By REUTERS
03/02/2020
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