ZANESVILLE, Ohio- It seemed as if the world came to a stop on Sunday, January 26th, 2020 when, Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others passed away in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles.
Many in disbelief and shocked to hear the news. As the sports world, lost not only one of the all-time greats but a true ambassador of the game of basketball and hard work.
Starting his career in 1996 and playing through 2016, Bryant played all 20 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Bryant didn’t just have an impact on the city of Los Angeles but those all across the world.
Millions upon millions have sent prayers and condolences to the Bryant family. Showing the impact, Bryant had on so many people.
Including those in Southeast Ohio.