But it wasn’t just celebrities offering Bryant support and understanding.
“I am so sorry. This is a pain no mother/wife should experience . May God be with you,” one user wrote.
“I still can’t understand why they had to go so soon,” wrote another.
“They are so loved and so missed. We love you Vanessa. Think of you often,” a third person wrote.
Kobe Bryant, an 18-time NBA All-Star who won five championships and became one of the greatest basketball players of his generation during a 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers, was killed January 26 in a helicopter crash along with his daughter Gianna, 13, and seven others. He was 41.