17 News Special Edition: Remembering Kobe Bryant

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(KGET/CNN/NBC) — This 17 News at 5 Special Edition covers the death of basketball legend Kobe Bryant. The 41-year-old former Los Angeles Laker was in a helicopter with eight others, when it crashed into a Calabasas area hillside Sunday morning. Everyone on board was killed, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna Marie Onore.

From local sports fans and NBA leaders to the President of the United States, thousands are remembering their former teammate and sports idol across the nation.

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