Ever since the news of the sudden demise of NBA player Kobe Bryant has hit the headlines, social media platforms are flooded with posts mourning the death of this ace NBA player. Along with his fans, celebrities too took to their social media accounts to pay their condolences to the grieving family. Now as per reports in E online, many of his fans are urging the NBA to update their logo and honour the late athlete who died in a helicopter crash in California two days back.
According to reports in the above-mentioned website, a petition has been filed on Change.org, urging the NBA team to have the legendary player Kobe feature in their logo. This petition is now getting supported by some of the big names from the entertainment industry such as Snoop Dogg, Naomi Campbell, Justin Bieber, Vanessa Hudgens, Adam Levine and Meek Mill. These prominent names are taking to their social media accounts to support this petition. ALSO READ: Kobe Bryant And His Daughter Die In Helicopter Crash: A Look At Vanessa Bryant And Kobe’s Marriage Through The Years
This petition has been created by Nick M. which will be soon reaching 1 million numbers of signatories. Currently, the logo has a silhouette of yet another NBA player Jerry West from the L.A. Lakers itself. As per reports in CNN, Jerry had described himself as a surrogate father to the late NBA player, Kobe Bryant. ALSO READ: Kobe Bryant Mentioned Daughters In His Speech As He Picked An Oscar For Dear Basketball In 2018- WATCH VIDEO
NBA player is survived by his wife Vanessa Laine Bryant, and three kids, named Natalia, Bianka and Capri. Besides his daughter Gianna who also died in this tragic accident. As per reports in Dailymail.co.uk, the pilot of his chopper, Sikorsky S-76 was warned for flying too low, before it crashed near Kourtney Kardashian’s house in California. ALSO READ: Kobe Bryant's Death: Pilot Warned For Flying Too Low; Chopper Crashes Near Kourtney Kardashian's House
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