Kobe Bryant's tragic and untimely death is still hitting hard for many around the NBA community. Obviously, for his family, it has got to still be incredibly tough.
Still, on the 20th anniversary of the Bryants' wedding, Vanessa posted a somber yet heartwarming message in memory of her beloved husband and daughter.
Waves of support came crashing in from fans, as has been the case since news of Kobe's death was first reported. And while the anniversary post was, no doubt, sad, it's cause for celebration that Vanessa and Kobe were so close and maintained a successful marriage for nearly 20 years. That's an accomplishment all too many people find impossible to achieve nowadays. They were each other's best friends, and that's a really cool thing to see.
As for Kobe's legacy, it is more than alive today. Obviously, Vanessa and the Bryant children will continue to carry on the memory and the family legacy. As for the fans, and the NBA, Kobe is set to be immortalized forever, as he gets inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in May.
Indeed, Kobe Bean Bryant is a man who will not be forgotten, and a man who is being sorely missed.