- The NBA world mourned the loss of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant on Sunday.
- Bryant died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California. His 13-year-old daughter Gianna also died in the crash.
- On Twitter, Lakers legends and former teammates paid tribute to Bryant.
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The NBA world was shocked on Sunday by the death of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, who passed away in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna.
Words of remembrance came in from figures across the sporting world, as NBA players and other superstar athletes learned of the tragic news.
On Twitter, fellow Lakers legends, as well as former teammates of Bryant, shared their own heartfelt tributes.
—Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) January 26, 2020
—SHAQ (@SHAQ) January 26, 2020
—Steve Nash (@SteveNash) January 26, 2020
—Pau Gasol (@paugasol) January 26, 2020
—Derek Fisher (@derekfisher) January 26, 2020
—Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (@kaj33) January 26, 2020
While the Lakers were not in action on Sunday, other teams playing around the paid tribute by letting the 24-second shot clock ru