Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan, now the owner of the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets, will induct Bryant into the Hall. Bryant died in a January 2020 helicopter crash. His widow, Vanessa Bryant, will also speak at the ceremony.
Did Michael Jordan speak at Kobe’s induction?
Over a year after he delivered an emotional tribute to Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan revealed to ESPN that he can’t delete the final text conversation he had with the late Los Angeles Lakers star.
Who is eligible for 2021 NBA Hall of Fame?
This year’s class includes nine honorees from the North American and Women’s committees: ninth-winningest coach in NBA history Rick Adelman, two-time NBA champion and 11-time NBA All-Star Chris Bosh, NBA Finals MVP and 10-time NBA All-Star Paul Pierce, the first Black NBA head coach Bill Russell, four-time NBA …
What has Vanessa Bryant said about Kobe?
Vanessa Bryant pays tribute to Kobe Bryant at Hall of Fame induction ceremony. … Vanessa Bryant said that, had he still been alive, Bryant would have thanked “everyone that helped him get here, including the people that doubted him and the people that worked against him and told him that he couldn’t attain his goals.
Who walked Vanessa Bryant?
AP Basketball Writer
UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Vanessa Bryant took Michael Jordan’s hand and walked down from the stage, a familiar chant breaking out throughout the arena as she made her way back to her seat.