Tears shed, joyful times recalled at Kobe Bryant memorial
Tuesday, 28 January 2020 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fans call it The House that Kobe Built, and since Kobe Bryant’s shocking death in a helicopter crash mourners by the thousands have gathered outside the glistening steel-and-glass edifice where the Los Angeles Lakers legend made so much basketball history. The arrivals at downtown Staples Center began soon after word spread […]
Millions of people around the world know Kobe Bryant as an athlete, a Laker, an Olympian, an ambassador of basketball and a Los Angeles icon. But Kumi Tamura, 16, is also remembering Bryant as a mentor..