Chicago Tribune

Balancing Act: How to channel your grief over Gianna Bryant and her teammate into helping other girls play basketball

Gianna Bryant's hoop dreams were well and truly documented.

Maybe you've seen the clip. It's been in wide circulation since the 13-year-old was killed Sunday morning in a helicopter crash with her dad, NBA legend Kobe Bryant, and seven others. In the clip, Kobe Bryant is on Jimmy Kimmel's show. Kimmel asks if Gianna wants to play in the WNBA. Her dad says, "She does for sure." He talks about fans approaching him when he's out with Gianna and telling him he needs to have a son to carry on his legacy.

"She's like, 'I got this,' "

Citiți o mostră, înregistrați-vă pentru a citi în continuare.

Interese conexe

Mai multe de la Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune4 min citite
Paul Sullivan: Rob Manfred Will Never Live Down His 'Piece Of Metal' Gaffe About The World Series Trophy
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Grapefruit and Cactus League games began Saturday across Florida and Arizona, the first official steps for major league teams fighting for the coveted "piece of metal" that goes to the World Series champion. The piece of metal, al
Chicago Tribune4 min citite
Heidi Stevens: Rather Than Judging Pete Buttigieg's Marriage, Straight America May Want To Take A Cue Or Two From It
Rather than fretting over whether straight America is ready to accept South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg's happy, loving, gay marriage - as talk show host Rush Limbaugh has been doing - straight America may want to take a cue or two from same-sex marria
Chicago Tribune2 min citite
Coby White Scores Career-high 33 Points, But Bulls Drop 8th Straight With 112-104 Loss To Suns
CHICAGO - It had been a while since the Bulls saw a game like this from rookie guard Coby White, a reason to be optimistic about one of the most important pieces of their young core. White knocked down seven 3-pointers, matching a career high, and sc