Award MVP all-star game, the NBA named Kobe Bryant

Commissioner National basketball Association Adam silver announced that the award for most valuable player of the all-star game is named after died in a plane crash Kobe Bryant. The statement of the head of the NBA published on the organization’s page on Twitter.

we will Remind that 41-year-old former basketball player and his daughter Gianna died 26 January 2020 as a result of crash of the helicopter, which was carrying seven people.

Kobe Bryant five times in his career became the champion of the NBA in the “Los Angeles Lakers”. 13 times he took part in the all-star game. Bryant was recognized as the most valuable player of the regular season and the final series of the playoffs. In addition, the legendary American basketball player twice won the Olympic games.