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Kobe and Gianna Bryant Honored at Staples Center Memorial

Weeks after NBA star Kobe Bryant, and daughter Gianna's deaths, the pair are remembered at a Staples Center memorial. The memorial attracted thousands of friends, family and fans, with speakers including Beyonce, Michael Jordan, and Bryant's wife, Vanessa.

Kobe and 13-year-old Gianna Bryant, were tragically killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, along with eight others including Gianna's teammates, 14-year-old Alyssa Altobelli and 13-year old Payton Chester, and their parents Keri and John Altobelli and Sarah Chester, assistant basketball coach Christina Mauser and the helicopter pilot Ara Zobayan.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 31: The Los Angeles Lakers honor Kobe Bryant and daughter Gigi by covering the courtside seats they occupied with flowers, Gigi's #2 Mamba jersey and Kobe's #24 jersey before the game against the Portland Trail Blazers at Staples Center on January 31, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)