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    Kobe Bryant’s widow launches the Mambacita capsule collection


    Vanessa Bryant , the widow of the late NBA star Kobe Bryant , announced on Instagram on April 30 that she was launching the Mambacita clothing line, in partnership with Dannijo . Bryant said that the proceeds would go to the Mamba Mambacita Sports Foundation ...

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    Kobe Bryant allegedly planned to start a new sneaker brand


    Kobe Bryant tragically died at the age of 41 in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, along with his daughter Gianna and seven others on Jan. 26, 2020. He had been with Nike for nearly two decades, including the period after his retirement from professional basketball, with ...

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    Spalding releases new limited-edition basketball honoring Kobe Bryant


    Spalding is releasing the Kobe “Hall of Fame” basketball, the third installment in a series celebrating the career of the late Kobe Bryant . This launch follows that of the Silver and Kobe Marbled Snake variations earlier this year. The new ball features a two-tone motif ...