The NBA All-Star game has come and gone. Steph Curry put on a show for the fans in Cleveland by making it rain three-pointers. There were also several touching moments off the court that brought the fans to their feet.
The NBA honored Kobe Bryant at halftime of Sunday’s game. The crowd gave a huge roar of approval as the Mamba was recognized as a member of the league’s 75th Anniversary Team. Kobe’s window, Vanessa Bryant, was visibly moved by the display of support for her late husband.
Michael Jordan was spotted having a moment with Vanessa during the festivities. MJ chatted with Vanessa on the court and gave her a huge hug. It was a truly emotional moment for even the most jaded basketball fan.
Vanessa was on hand to give out the WNBA’s Kobe and Gigi Bryant Advocacy Award. The honor is for players who have made exceptional contributions to women’s basketball. Chris Paul was the first recipient.
On the floor, Steph Curry walked out of the game as the All-Star MVP. Steph hit 16 threes as Team LeBron defeated Team Durant 163-160. It was a performance that will long be remembered by fans.
Michael Jordan and Vanessa Bryant’s moment could be the one that keeps fans talking. Kobe Bryant was a beloved NBA superstar who never got to truly enjoy life after basketball. Vanessa couldn’t have been prouder of her husband at this year’s All-Star weekend.
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