The National Basketball Players Association said it was "stunned and devastated" by news of NBA great Kobe Bryant's death.
Kobe Bryant's passing prompted an emotional tribute from fellow NBA legend Michael Jordan.
After dedicating his second goal against Lille to Kobe Bryant, Neymar paid tribute to the Los Angeles Lakers icon, who died on Sunday.
The world of sport is in mourning after the death of Kobe Bryant, a basketball superstar whose career achievements highlight his greatness.
A helicopter crash in Calabasas, a city in California, on Sunday resulted in the death of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter.
Tom Brady, Usain Bolt and Neymar were among the sports stars to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant.
Kobe Bryant's death has rocked basketball, with fellow NBA great Shaquille O'Neal stunned to learn of his former LA Lakers team-mate's fate.
Kobe Bryant's death prompted messages from United States presidents past and present in Barack Obama and Donald Trump.
Kobe Bryant's death in a helicopter crash has shaken the basketball world, with fellow NBA great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar quick to pay tribute.
Basketball has started to pay tribute to Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, after reports he died in a helicopter crash.