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Vanessa Bryant Posts Touching Video of Kobe Speaking About Coaching Gianna

Vanessa Bryant has shared a sweet video of her late husband Kobe Bryant.

The 37-year-old wife of the late basketball star took to Instagram on Thursday (March 26) to post the clip.

In it, Kobe talks about coaching their daughter Gianna, who tragically passed away along with Kobe and seven other victims in a helicopter crash in January.

“She started out playing soccer, which is one of my favorite sports as well,” Kobe Bryant says. “But then when she asked about learning the game of basketball, I started teaching her piece by piece, and she started enjoying it and loving it and now she plays every day.”

“It’s been a joy to watch her grow and to be there everyday for that process,” he continued. “Her temperament is a lot like mine. She’s extremely competitive, very fiery, and backs down from no challenge.”

“She’s a good mix of me and good mix of her mama, so that makes her even more competitive than I am,” he added.

“💔💔,” Vanessa Bryant captioned the clip.

Watch the video here.

Vanessa Bryant Shares Touching Pic Of Daughter Natalia In Front Of Kobe & Gianna's Mural

Vanessa Bryant just shared a moving picture of her eldest daughter, Natalia, on Instagram.

Ahead of her winter formal dance, Vanessa brought Natalia to late husband Kobe and daughter Gianna‘s mural, in Los Angeles to get a picture with Natalia’s dad and sister.

“❤️my babies. Natalia. #winterformal,” Vanessa captured the pic, where Natalia wears a cute blue and white patterned dress for the dance.

Last month, Vanessa made a moving speech and Kobe and Gianna‘s memorial at Staples Center.

“God knew they couldn’t be on this Earth without each other. He had to bring them home to heaven together…Kobe, take care of our Gigi. I’ve got Natalia, Bianka and Capri. We’re still the best team,” Vanessa concluded her speech.

Kobe and Gianna were killed in a helicopter crash in late January.

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❤️my babies. Natalia. #winterformal

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See the Sheriff Department's Statement Over Kobe Bryant Crash Photo Allegations

Over the weekend, Vanessa Bryant released a statement responding to the allegations that the Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies shared photos from the crash scene where her husband Kobe Bryant, daughter Gigi, and 7 others died in a helicopter accident.

In response to these allegations, the department said they were “deeply disturbed at the thought deputies could allegedly engage in such an insensitive act.”

“A thorough investigation will be conducted by the department, with the No. 1 priority of protecting the dignity and privacy of the victims and their families,” the department added in a statement (via the LA Times).

Read Vanessa Bryant‘s entire statement about these allegations. Find out more about the nine victims in the devastating January 2020 helicopter accident.

Vanessa Bryant's Eulogy for Kobe & Gianna Bryant 'Took Everything She Had'

It has been one week since Vanessa Bryant gave her heartbreaking speech for her 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and her late husband Kobe Bryant, at their celebration of life at the Staples Center after their tragic deaths in a helicopter crash in January of 2020.

A source is speaking out about the strength it took her to get on stage in front of the packed crowd to deliver her speech.

“She spent a lot of time on that, to say the exact right thing,” a source told People. “It took everything she had.”

“She’s exhausted but she knows that after [Monday] she can rest,” the source added.

If you missed it, it wasn’t a sure thing that Vanessa would be making a speech at the celebration of life.

Meanwhile, if you missed this news, find out why Vanessa just released a painful statement.

Our continued thoughts are with Vanessa and the Bryant family during this time.

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Vanessa Bryant Issues Statement Amid Allegations That Police Shared Photos of Kobe & Gigi Bryant Helicopter Crash

Vanessa Bryant is speaking out about a painful ongoing investigation.

In a statement from her legal counsel, Gary C. Robb on Sunday (March 1), Vanessa addressed ongoing allegations of deputies from the Lost Hills Los Angele County Sheriff’s Department and Los Angeles County Fire Department spreading photos from the helicopter crash site where her husband, Kobe Bryant, and daughter, Gianna Bryant, died.

“Our client, Vanessa Bryant, is absolutely devastated by allegations that deputies from the Lost Hills Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and Los Angeles County Fire Department publicly disseminated photos from the helicopter crash site. Mrs. Bryant personally went to the Sheriff’s office on January 26th and requested that the area be designated a no-fly zone and protected from photographers. This was of critical importance to her as she desired to protect the dignity of all the victims, and their families. At that time, Sheriff Alex Villanueva assured us all measures would be put in place to protect the families’ privacy, and it is our understanding that he has worked hard to honor those requests,” the statement reads.

“First responders should be trustworthy. It is inexcusable and deplorable that some deputies from the Lost Hills Sheriff’s substation, other surrounding substations and LAFD would allegedly breach their duty. This is an unspeakable violation of human decency, respect, and of the privacy rights of the victims and their families. We are demanding that those responsible for these alleged actions face the harshest possible discipline, and that their identities be brought to light, to ensure that the photos are not further disseminated. We are requesting an Internal Affairs investigation of these alleged incidents. Mrs. Bryant is grateful to the individual who filed an online complaint exposing these acts of injustice, and for the choice to protect human dignity,” the statement went on to read.

“We ask that anyone else who has information as to the facts underlying these alleged grievous and shameful incidents contact our office at 816–474-8080 or email via www.robbrobb.com.”

Click here to find out more about these photo allegations.

Vanessa Bryant Quotes Beyonce While Mourning Death of Kobe & Gigi Bryant in Instagram Tribute

Vanessa Bryant is taking comfort in one of Kobe Bryant‘s favorite songs from Beyonce while mourning his loss, as well as their daughter, Gianna.

She posted a clip from a 2015 documentary, Muse, featuring family footage of her late husband and daughter on Thursday (February 27) to her Instagram.

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“Missing you both so much,” she captioned the post, soundtracked by Beyonce‘s “XO,” which she also quoted in the caption.

“#GigiBryant and @kobebryant MUSE documentary ❤️ Even missing your ‘earthquakes’- (leg shakes) song is XO by @beyonce.”

Days before at the public memorial, Beyonce revealed that the song was “one of his favorite songs” before launching into a performance.

Check out Vanessa Bryant‘s latest tribute…

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Kobe Bryant's Sister Gets Tattoo Honoring Him & Gianna

Kobe Bryant‘s sister is paying tribute to life of her late brother and niece Gianna.

Sharia Washington took to Instagram on Wednesday (February 26) to reveal her new tattoo, honoring Kobe and Gianna.

The tattoo features a black mamba snake wrapped in an infinity sign around the numbers 2 and 24 – which were Gianna and Kobe‘s respective jersey numbers.

Sharia took to the comments section to thank artist Peter Barrios for her tattoo.

Sharia isn’t the only one to get a tattoo honoring Kobe. These two basketball stars also got tattoos remembering Kobe.

You can watch Vanessa Bryant‘s emotional tribute to Kobe and Gianna during their Celebration of Life here.

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