BREAKING: NBA Legend Kobe Bryant Dead at 41 in Helicopter Crash

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Sports fans around the globe are mourning an NBA legend this afternoon.

NBA icon Kobe Bryant, 41, has reportedly died in a helicopter crash on Sunday afternoon in Calabasas, California.

The Los Angeles County Fire Department reported that at least five people perished in the crash.

Bryant spent his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers. He has won five NBA Championships.