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Kobe Bryant crash: Judge rules in favour of Vanessa Bryant in crash photos lawsuit
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Kobe Bryant crash: Judge rules in favour of Vanessa Bryant in crash photos lawsuit

Kobe Bryant and the others were killed 26 January, 2020, when the helicopter they were aboard crashed west of Los Angeles in the hills of Calabasas.

Kobe Bryant death: Pilot of crashed chopper got disoriented flying in clouds, finds probe
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Kobe Bryant death: Pilot of crashed chopper got disoriented flying in clouds, finds probe

The pilot of the helicopter that crashed last year, killing Kobe Bryant and seven other passengers, made a key error by flying through thick clouds that ended up disorienting him, US safety officials said.

Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: Federal safety officials to name likely cause of crash
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Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: Federal safety officials to name likely cause of crash

On Tuesday, federal safety officials are expected to announce the long-awaited probable cause of the crash that unleashed worldwide grief for Kobe Bryant, launched several lawsuits and prompted state and federal legislation.

Year in Review 2020, Biggest Sports Stories: NBA legend Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash
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Year in Review 2020, Biggest Sports Stories: NBA legend Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash

NBA legend Kobe Bryant had been flying with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna in a helicopter when it crashed, killing them and seven others in January.

Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa slams lawsuit from mother seeking support
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Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa slams lawsuit from mother seeking support

The 48-page lawsuit filed by Sofia Urbieta Laine, 68, claims Kobe Bryant "promised to take care" of her for life.

Heavy fog may have disoriented pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash, says US' National Transportation Safety Board
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Heavy fog may have disoriented pilot in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash, says US' National Transportation Safety Board

The pilot of a helicopter that crashed outside Los Angeles in January, killing basketball great Kobe Bryant, his daughter and all seven others on board, likely became disoriented in the fog, federal investigators said

Kobe Bryant, others died in an instant due to blunt trauma, autopsy into helicopter crash reveals
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Kobe Bryant, others died in an instant due to blunt trauma, autopsy into helicopter crash reveals

A celebrity figure across the globe, Bryant had to be identified by his fingerprints after his body was found in the dirt outside the wreckage of the chopper.

Kobe Bryant's sports academy in South California retires
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Kobe Bryant's sports academy in South California retires "Mamba" nickname, rebrands itself

Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven other people were killed 26 January as they flew to a basketball tournament at the Mamba Sports Academy.

Families of deceased members sue helicopter company in deadly crash involving Kobe Bryant
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Families of deceased members sue helicopter company in deadly crash involving Kobe Bryant

Unlike Vanessa Bryant's lengthy lawsuit, the new identical seven-page cases do not name the dead pilot, Ara Zobayan, or his representative, as a defendant.

Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa sues helicopter owner, operator, pilot for deaths in Los Angeles
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Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa sues helicopter owner, operator, pilot for deaths in Los Angeles

Kobe Bryant's widow sued the owner and operator of the helicopter that crashed in fog and killed the former Lakers star and their 13-year-old daughter

Kobe Bryant memorial: 'A piece of me died. Please rest in peace, little brother,' says a tearful Michael Jordan in poignant tribute
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Kobe Bryant memorial: 'A piece of me died. Please rest in peace, little brother,' says a tearful Michael Jordan in poignant tribute

Jordan broke into tears during a moving speech about his largely unpublicised friendship with Bryant, who died along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven others in a helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant memorial: 'I couldn't see him as a celebrity. He was mine, he was my everything,' says wife Vanessa Bryant
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Kobe Bryant memorial: 'I couldn't see him as a celebrity. He was mine, he was my everything,' says wife Vanessa Bryant

Fans, many wearing Bryant's jersey or team colors, filled the seats at the arena where Bryant played for the final 17 seasons of a two-decade NBA career spent entirely with Los Angeles' most popular sports franchise

NBA names All-Star MVP award in honor of Kobe Bryant, announces league comissioner Adam Silver
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NBA names All-Star MVP award in honor of Kobe Bryant, announces league comissioner Adam Silver

The Kobe Bryant MVP Award will be presented on Sunday to the most valuable player at the end of the 2020 NBA All-Star Game.

NBA: With moving speech in honour of Kobe Bryant, LeBron James soothes grieving Los Angeles Lakers
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NBA: With moving speech in honour of Kobe Bryant, LeBron James soothes grieving Los Angeles Lakers

Five days after Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash, the simple eloquence of LeBron James' words left most of the arena cheering through tears.

NBA: Roses, Usher, Boyz II Men, LeBron James speech and 24.8 seconds silence for Kobe Bryant as LA Lakers return to court
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NBA: Roses, Usher, Boyz II Men, LeBron James speech and 24.8 seconds silence for Kobe Bryant as LA Lakers return to court

On the overhead video board, photos of Kobe Bryant in action for the Lakers alternated with those of the other seven people who were killed alongside him and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna in a helicopter crash.

Kobe Bryant No. 24 jersey tribute as part of sweeping changes to NBA All-Star Game
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Kobe Bryant No. 24 jersey tribute as part of sweeping changes to NBA All-Star Game

The number 24 jersey worn by the late Kobe Bryant will play a role in determining the winner of next month’s All-Star Game, the NBA said with further plans to honour the Los Angeles Lakers great still to come

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant at game against Portland Trail Blazers
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NBA: Los Angeles Lakers to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant at game against Portland Trail Blazers

The Los Angeles Lakers will pay tribute to Kobe Bryant on Friday when the team plays its first game since the NBA great died, although details of what that will entail remain unclear.

After Kobe Bryant's death, re-examining his alpha male playing persona, his contradictions, and his final role of a father
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After Kobe Bryant's death, re-examining his alpha male playing persona, his contradictions, and his final role of a father

After Kobe Bryant's death, re-examining his alpha male playing persona, his contradictions, and his final role of a father

'I wish they were here with us forever', Kobe Bryant's wife Vanessa says in her first public comment
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'I wish they were here with us forever', Kobe Bryant's wife Vanessa says in her first public comment

Thank you for all the prayers. We definitely need them. We are completely devastated," wrote Vanessa Bryant since the helicopter crash that killed her husband Kobe Bryant, one of their daughters and seven others.

Kobe Bryant death: Shaquille O'Neal says he hasn't felt pain like he did on hearing about ex-Lakers teammate's fatal accident
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Kobe Bryant death: Shaquille O'Neal says he hasn't felt pain like he did on hearing about ex-Lakers teammate's fatal accident

Shaquille O'Neal tearfully said on Tuesday he never could have imagined anything like Kobe Bryant's death, remembering his former teammate as a great player whose kids called him “Uncle Shaq."