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Kobe Bryant’s Wife Vanessa Makes Major Change with His Mamba Sports Foundation

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After his retirement from pro basketball, Kobe Bryant dedicated the last years of his life to his Mamba Sports Foundation. On Thursday, Kobe’s wife Vanessa announced a big change to the foundation to honor their daughter, Gianna, who also perished in the helicopter crash that killed nine people. She wrote on Instagram, β€œBecause there is […]

Vanessa Bryant Renames Kobe’s Charity To Honor Gianna, ‘Mamba & Mambacita’

Breaking News Getty Composite Vanessa Bryant says Kobe‘s charity will have a new name — the Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation — and she says it’s all to honor Gianna Bryant. “Because there is no #24 without #2, we have updated the Mamba Sports Foundation to now be called the Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation,” […]

Kobe Bryant Filed Trademark for GiGi’s Nickname ‘Mambacita’

Exclusive Getty Kobe Bryant had already made plans for his daughter, Gianna — AKA GiGi — to follow in his legendary footsteps by filing to trademark her very own hoops nickname. TMZ Sports obtained the paperwork Kobe filed for “Mambacita” on Dec. 30, 2019. Of course, the name is both a tip of the hat […]