The world is still in shock at the news of Kobe Bryant and his 13 year old daughter Gianna's tragic death in a helicopter crash.

News quickly spread after the event occurred with many believing at first it was just another celebrity hoax, unfortunately it was not the case.

Celebrities quickly took to twitter to express their shock, and sadness at this event, while also sending their love to the Bryant family.

Fellow NBA Legends, Michael Jordan, and Earvin Magic Johnson tweeted out their love for Kobe with Magic calling him the Greatest Laker ever.


Shaquille O'neal, who played with Kobe for years in Los Angeles and was part of one of the most dynamic dynasties took to twitter as well to send out his love for his teammate.

Athletes outside of basketball even lent their support, with Tom Brady sending out a short tweet that resonates with how everyone is feeling.

And of course, moments of silence were held across all forms of entertainment, from Basketball games, to the Pro Bowl, to even the Grammy's.

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