Pro Wrestlers React to the Tragic Passing of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant

Pro Wrestlers React to the Tragic Passing of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant

The pro wrestling world is reacting today after NBA Legend Kobe Bryant passed away at the age of 41 earlier this morning.

Bryant, his 13 year old daughter daughter Gianna, and three others also passed away after Kobe’s helicopter crashed while flying over Calabasas, California at around 10am local time. The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating but they told Fox News that the Sikorsky S-76 helicopter crashed under “unknown circumstances.” The FAA said it was informed by local authorities there five people onboard at the time.

Bryant spent his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers and was a five-time NBA Champion, an eighteen-time NBA All-Star, the 2008 NBA Most Valuable Player, and had numerous other records & accomplishments.

SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley tweeted that she got into playing basketball because of Bryant.

“Kobe Bryant was the reason I played basketball with so much love. I’m so sorry to the entire Bryant family. Tonight is for you,” Bayley wrote, dedicating tonight’s Royal Rumble match against Lacey Evans to Bryant.

Below are several tweets from WWE and AEW stars:

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