On Sunday, NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash that claimed nine lives, children among them. I know there will be those that bemoan a Denver Broncos blog taking the time to tip their hat to a basketball legend that played in another state, but to not acknowledge it is to ignore seismic impact that Kobe Bryant had on sports in general.
Simply put, the dude could ball and Broncos Country, players included, mourn his untimely death.
Peyton Manning on Kobe Bryant's passing pic.twitter.com/KiSlNyYxhi— Ryan O'Halloran (@ryanohalloran) January 27, 2020
Kobe was an iconic athlete, basketball legend and one of the all-time great competitors in sports.— John Elway (@johnelway) January 26, 2020
My prayers go out to the Bryant family and all the families of the other passengers who lost their lives today.
Heavy hearted about this loss https://t.co/LI3921B4jj— Courtland Sutton♠️ (@SuttonCourtland) January 27, 2020
man KOBE!?!?!?— Bradley Chubb (@astronaut) January 26, 2020
RIP MAMBA— Derek Wolfe (@Derek_Wolfe95) January 26, 2020
Prayers to the Bryant family most of all those 4 baby girls— Kareem Jackson (@ReemBoi25) January 26, 2020
I still can’t believe this Kobe news cherish your loved ones man you just never know when they can be taken away— Shelby Harris (@ShelbyHarris93) January 27, 2020
Rest In Peace Mamba.... mindset unmatched— DaeSean Hamilton (@SkeeterMills__) January 26, 2020
Mamba mentality will live on forever !— Juwann Winfree (@OnlyOne_JW) January 26, 2020
damn man... I ain’t wanna say nothing at all but damn man... damn man... we already said life to short... look at this man... wow absolute prayers for everybody in the world today... everyone involved in the crash.. EVERYONE https://t.co/v9lDrNsuaI— William (@PhillyWill11) January 27, 2020
That dude could ball. #milehighsalute
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