NBA All-Star 2020

NBA family remembers, honors Kobe Bryant at 2020 All-Star Game

Players, celebrities and others pay homage to those who died in Jan. 26 crash

It was only January 26, just three short weeks ago, that NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash that also claimed the lives of his daughter Gianna, her Mamba Academy teammates Payton Chester and Alyssa Altobelli as well as Chester’s mother Sarah, Altobelli’s parents Keri and John, assistant coach Christina Mauser and the pilot, Ara Zobayan.

Kobe Bryant: A basketball legend

On Saturday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced that Kia All-Star Game MVP Award would be named for Bryant. Here’s a look at how the NBA family is remembering and honoring Kobe Bryant’s memory during Sunday’s All-Star Game.