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Vanessa Bryant Is ‘Extremely Proud’ of Kobe’s Hall of Fame Induction


Next month, late superstar Kobe Bryant will be posthumously inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, and his widow Vanessa could not be more pleased. People magazine reports that after the Saturday announcement, Vanessa and their daughter Natalia, 17, made an appearance on ESPN to comment on the good news. “It’s an incredible […]

Vanessa Bryant Announces Release of Kobe’s First Project After His Death


Over two months after his sudden passing, Kobe Bryantโ€™s new book โ€œSeason Oneโ€ has been released. The book is a follow-up to his New York Times Best Seller โ€œThe Wizenard Series: Training Camp,โ€ which focuses on a basketball player named Reggie, who dreams of superstardom. Kobe’s Instagram was updated for the first time since his […]

Vanessa Bryant Posts Pic Of Her & Her Daughters In Front Of Tribute Mural

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of late NBA legend Kobe Bryant and the mother of Gianna Bryant, took a recent trip to a mural painting of Kobe and Gigi.ย  Vanessa shared the pictures along with the words to the song “Smile,” in the caption. Since the tragic event, Vanessa has remained fairly lowkey, sharing tributes on […]

Kobe Bryant Wife Vanessa Accused Of ‘Disrespecting’ His Parents At Memorial!!

Yesterday was the Kobe Bryant Memorial Service, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. It was a moving event, where Kobe’s wife and close friends got a chance to speak about the fallen NBA legend and his daughter Gigi. But two people were noticeably missing from the stage. Kobe’s parents. Kobe’s parents were seated in […]

Vanessa Bryant Delivers Tender Speech On Gigi & Kobe At Los Angeles Memorial

Vanessa Bryant showed the world exactly how strong she is as she delivered a heartwarming speech on Monday at the tribute to both Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna “Gigi” Bryant at the memorial service. “I won’t be able to tell her how gorgeous she looks on her wedding day, never get to see my baby […]

Vanessa Bryant Reportedly Sues Helicopter Pilot Over Crash That Killed Kobe & Gianna Bryant

Attorneys for Vanessa Bryant have reportedly filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company that operated the helicopter that crashed, killing her husband, daughter, and seven others. The documents were filed in the Los Angeles County Superior Court against Fillmore-based Island Express Holding Corp. and Island Express Helicopters. The suit alleges that pilot Ara Zobayan, […]

Kobe Bryantโ€™s Wife Vanessa Makes Major Change with His Mamba Sports Foundation


After his retirement from pro basketball, Kobe Bryant dedicated the last years of his life to his Mamba Sports Foundation. On Thursday, Kobeโ€™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, โ€œBecause there is […]

Vanessa Bryant Shares Tear-Jerking Videos of Giannaโ€™s Jersey Retirement


Getty Nearly two weeks after their passing, Kobe Bryantโ€™s daughter Gianna was honored at her middle school Harbor Day, where her jersey number was retired. On Wednesday, Giannaโ€™s mom Vanessa shared several videos from the ceremony, where members of the faculty told sweet stories about the 13-year-old, who perished in a helicopter crash with her […]

Vanessa Bryant โ€˜Touchedโ€™ by Tributes to Kobe & Gianna


Itโ€™s been more than a week since Kobe Bryant lost his life in a helicopter crash, and many are still in mourning, including his wife Vanessa. On Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers paid tribute to the Lakers legend by standing on their respective 24-yard lines. Bryant wore #24 during the […]

Kobe’s Sisters Break Their Silence: ‘We Are Devastated’


Getty Images Kobe and his sisters in 2009 The sisters of Kobe Bryant โ€” Sharia Washington and Shaya Tabb โ€”ย are speaking out for the first time since their brother’s tragic death Sunday in a Calabasas, California, helicopter crash that killed eight others, including their 13-year-old niece Gianna. People magazine reports the women released a statement […]