LeBron Reacts To Kobe Bryant Memorial & Vanessa’s Speech
February 25, 2020
The Bryant family organized a memorial for Kobe and Gianna to celebrate their great names. Numerous legends talked during the service, including Michael Jordan. LeBron James didn’t hold a speech during the memorial, but he addressed Vanessa’s speech and Kobe’s greatness.
Kobe, Gigi, and seven others died in the helicopter crash on Jan. 26. There were no survivors, and there’s an ongoing investigation into the crash. The sudden loss shocked the entire basketball world. Kobe died too soon, and his daughter was just 13. She didn’t even get the chance to play a big game. Of course, her talent was obvious.
The nation lost a legend. Young basketball players looked up to Bryant. He was their idol. A lot of players would like to be Kobe Bryant for a day. He had excellent talent, and he was successful off and on the court. Kobe mentored many players, and he always wanted to help others. Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan said that Bryant had the power to bring the best out of people around him. He was absolutely right.
A lot of people attended the public memorial at Staples Center. Thousands of people recalled their best memories of Kobe. Kobe’s wife, Vanessa, delivered an emotional speech, sharing the best memories of her husband and daughter. She couldn’t hold her tears.
Vanessa’s speech moved LeBron
Vanessa’s speech was strong and powerful. It moved people. It made everyone cry. When asked about his thoughts on Vanessa’s speech, LeBron didn’t reveal whether he attended the memorial. However, he did admit that it was a hard day for him. The Lakers superstar also praised Vanessa for her strength and her words.
Vanessa stood up in front of the entire nation and talked about Kobe and Gigi. This woman lost her beloved husband and daughter. She has to cope with two losses now. She also has three other daughters at home who need her love and support. Capri is almost nine months old. She is still a baby, and Vanessa is a grieving mom and wife.
The Bryant family goes through a nightmare at the moment. We send our thoughts and prayers!
Radmila graduated with a degree in Translation & Interpreting. She is an NBA and NFL writer for The Ball Zone, and has been covering popular sports topics for several years. A loyal Lakers fan, she puts energy into reporting big roster moves, potential trades, on-court-accomplishments, and off-court rumors.