The world is still feeling the loss of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and the other souls that were aboard that tragic plane crash. We’ve seen numerous tributes to Kobe and his daughter and now Nike has joined in with celebrating Kobe’s legacy. Fashion week is underway in New York right now and Nike took the time to show Kobe some love. Check out their Kobe tribute below:
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TSR STAFF: Jade Ashley @Jade_Ashley94 _____________________________________ Fashion Week is in full swing in New York City as many brands are putting on these elaborate fashion shows to show off their latest designs. #Nike was no different as they debuted their 2020 Tokyo Olympics Collection on Wednesday. _____________________________________ However, before the show, the brand paid tribute to #KobeBryant as six children walked on to the stage wearing Kobe’s Lakers jerseys. According to the @hollywoodreporter, the children walked on to the stage and stood in front of an audience that included some pretty big names, including Drake, Gabby Douglas, Virgil Abloh, Nike CEO John Donahoe and many others. _____________________________________ Kobe had signed a deal with Nike back in—read more at TheShadeRoom.com (📸: @gettyimages)
Awww. A memorial is set for February 24th at The Staples center for Kobe and the other passengers who lost their lives.