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Kobe Bryant dead after helicopter crash [report]

Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports


Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, one of the most electrifying athletes of all time, has died in a helicopter crash that killed at least five, TMZ Sports first reported. He was 41.

The unthinkable happened in Calabasas on Sunday morning, and there were no survivors from the crash. According to the report, Vanessa Bryant is not among the victims. The cause of the crash is unclear.

Bryant, a five-time NBA champion and regarded as one of the best players of all time, is survived by his four daughters.


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