Which basketball died in a helicopter?
USA TODAY Sports is marking the first anniversary of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant and eight others with a six-day series of stories, photos and videos looking back at the Lakers legend and the aftermath of his death. When the helicopter careened into a California hillside on the morning of Jan.
What basketball player died?
On Thursday night, the basketball world was rocked by the sudden loss of Kentucky basketball player Terrence Clarke. Clarke, a 19-year-old Dorchester native, died in a car crash on the way home from a workout in Los Angeles, per NBC affiliate LEX18 and other reports.
Why was Christina Mauser on the helicopter?
Christina served as an assistant coach under Bryant on the travel team that included Bryant’s daughter Gianna. They were traveling to a basketball game at Bryant’s Mamba Sports Academy in Thousand Oaks, California, when the crash occurred.
What happened to Coby Brown?
The retired Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant, 41, and his daughter Gianna died in a helicopter crash near Calabasas, Calif., on Sunday. 20 mi. … Nine people died in the crash, including the pilot, said Alex Villanueva, the Los Angeles County sheriff, during a news conference.
Who all died in Kobe Bryant crash?
Aboard the plane was: Bryant, 41, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna; John Altobelli, 56, his wife Keri Altobelli, 46, their daughter and teammate of Gianna’s Alyssa Altobelli, 14; Christina Mauser, 38; Sarah Chester, 45, her daughter and teammate of Gianna’s Payton Chester, 13; and pilot Ara Zobayan, 50.