Great way to go out not only with an amazing score but to come back and beat the Jazz too. Kobe Bryant still has the kick!
NBA legend Kobe Bryant among 5 people confirmed dead in California helicopter crash, reports say. Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant, five-time NBA champion and 18-time NBA All-Star, died in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday at the age of 41, according to ESPN, The Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times. The crash took place in Calabasas, about 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. The county Sheriff's Department said all five people aboard were killed and that the investigation was continuing. Ref. USAToday.
Kobe Bryant's helicopter engine did not fail, federal investigators say in preliminary report. Wreckage from the helicopter that crashed last month and killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others did not show any evidence of engine failure, according to a preliminary investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board. The initial findings will be followed by a final investigative report in about a year. Ref. USAToday.
Its too early to look for dirt on the man in a moment when people are still grieving. People make mistakes and his was worked out.