Shaq, NBA legends react to death of Kobe Bryant

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LOS ANGELES (KXAN) — Kobe Bryant’s impact ranged farther than just the world of basketball. The NBA icon was killed Sunday in a helicopter crash that also killed his daughter and seven other people.

He was a five-time NBA champion with the Lakers between 2000 and 2010, and was named Most Valuable Player in 2008.

Bryant also won two gold medals at the Olympic Games as part of the US basketball team.

People from all aspects of life shared their tributes to Bryant on social media Sunday.

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