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NBA Community Remembers Kobe Bryant On 42nd Birthday: Vanessa Bryant, Caron Butler And Others

Credit: USATSI

Credit: USATSI

It's almost seven months since Kobe Bryant left this world. Last January 26, the Black Mamba died in a fatal helicopter crash with his daughter and seven others. Kobe is always remembered, by everybody, and today things are more special. He died young, he would have turned 42 today but life showed us it can be unfair a lot of times.

Plenty of people sent their congratulations to Kobe's memory, from artists to huge companies around the world. We're still trying to get over Kobe's loss but things don't get any easier for those who watched and idolized Bryant. Bean earned all the love and respect he receives now and nothing will change that. Starting with his wife, Vanessa Bryant, Kobe received a big message. Vanessa remembered Kobe's favorite things, including his favorite popcorn.

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Former players like Caron Butler, Byron Scott and also sent their regards.

Celebrities like Shea Jackson and Famous Los remembered the Los Angeles Lakers icon.

Multimedia platforms and basketball organizations have sent the most messages for Kobe and his family.

Everybody has something good to say about Kobe. He was that dude, he is one of the most influential players of our time and all the love he's received before and after his death is the prime sample of that. Rest in paradise, Kobe. Mamba forever!