The Los Angeles Lakers superstar, Kobe Bryant, who won five championships with the team and was often compared to Michael Jordan, has died in a helicopter crash on Sunday. He was 41.
Bryant was a passenger on board a helicopter that crashed in the Los Angeles County suburb of Calabasas.
TMZ first reported the news.
An 18-time NBA All-Star, Bryant was considered to be one of the greatest basketball players of all-time.
He is survived by his wife, Vanessa, and four daughters – Gianna, Natalia and Bianca and Capri.
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