He died tragically in a helicopter crash. This is how news outlets from the los angeles times to the belgium s demorgen covered bryant s death on their front pages.
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Kobe bryant death usa today front page. From every corner of the united states and in countries around the world newspapers paid tribute to basketball. Former pro basketball player kobe bryant won five nba titles with the los angeles lakers while establishing himself as one of the game s all time greats. Kobe bryant was a star not just in the united states.
Nba legend kobe bryant died in a helicopter crash on january 26 at the age of 41. He was a member of the 2007 usa men s senior national team and usa fiba americas championship team that finished 10 0 won gold and qualified the united states men for the 2008 olympics. He started in all 10 of the usa s fiba americas championship games.
Kobe bryant newspaper article. Newspapers around the world react to lakers legend s passing. How newspaper front pages covered the death of basketball legend.
Kobe bryant daughter among 9 killed in crash usa today said on its front page. All nine passengers died. The basketball great s entertainment star.
His 13 year old daughter gianna was also on board. Usa today january 27 2020 coronavirus reported on same day as kobe bryant newspaper article. Front pages.
Usa today newseum the paper also noted he was a five time champion and one of the nba s biggest. Several newspapers paid tribute to bryant on their front and back page covers on monday. The article focused on the national institutes.
Kobe bryant was more than a basketball player he was a larger than life star on and off the court and a media icon with his sights set on the future. T ho my eyes are watching on the newspaper telling about kobe bryant s tragic death my brain just. Usa today published a front page article about the development of a covid 19 vaccine the same day kobe bryant s death was reported.
Usa today had run a front page article in the same. Bryant s united states national team career finally began in 2007. Front and back page of kobe bryant.
While usa today s article about the coronavirus was included in the january 27 issue of the print newspaper the digital version was uploaded three days ago on january 24.