Stephen A. Smith devastated by the death of Kobe Bryant | SportsCenter

Stephen A. Smith becomes emotional describing the effect that legendary Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant had on the world of basketball and his own life.
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  1. antone ywaya

    antone ywayaپیش 2 روز

    the mamba mentality will wake you up by 5am...kobe lives on

  2. Kit

    Kitپیش 3 روز

    I always had imagined an older senior kobe bryant watching his daughter in the wnba cheering her on. Now i am extremely sad that this journey and this process of kobe after retirement, will never happen. Life is not fair especially when a person that we all need to help us through our own goals and work, is gone unexpectedly.

  3. AJ Frowz

    AJ Frowzپیش 3 روز

    he’s defo been crying for a while his eyes are red

  4. Illvis Presley

    Illvis Presleyپیش 3 روز

    This aint tha saddest thing in sports history, this iz one of tha saddest of tha stories in history... period. Miss u alread KB. haven't stopped crying since. Dont even kbow why my broke azz still alive

  5. Linda Duran

    Linda Duranپیش 3 روز

    Vanessa lost a husband and daughter, a son lost both hos parents a man lost his wife i can't comprehend how all these people are feing my heart goes out to all of them

  6. Dee Angelo26

    Dee Angelo26پیش 5 روز

    Still don’t feel real man

  7. Stackz Dollarz

    Stackz Dollarzپیش 11 روز

    I don't think I've prayed for myself as much as I been praying for Vanessa and the Bryant family And the family of the other victims...🥺😢😢🙏🏽🙏🏽 I can't imagine what she's going thru

  8. Raz Almaraz

    Raz Almarazپیش 14 روز

    Been watching this man play since I was 10 still feels like a damm nightmare

  9. Professor x

    Professor xپیش 14 روز

    Thanks Steven A. R.I.P. Kobe and all victims of this tragic event. Prayers go out to the families.


    NXTCHP FORMEپیش 14 روز

    Ouch. The work.


    NXTCHP FORMEپیش 14 روز

    Turnt him????


    NXTCHP FORMEپیش 14 روز

    Stephen trying to keep it together. This journalist has a great presentation. Remind me of Bob Costas.


    NXTCHP FORMEپیش 14 روز

    Incredibly sad.

  14. Greg Estes

    Greg Estesپیش 16 روز

    It's sad he died and even sadder that little girl lost her life so soon

  15. Manny Amato

    Manny Amatoپیش 16 روز

    He was a ball player ffs, get over it.

  16. david stanley

    david stanleyپیش 16 روز

    First reported by TMZ is that neccesary???

  17. Duke Holidai

    Duke Holidaiپیش 16 روز

    It’s going to be a lot of men named Kobe in the next generation

  18. SRT- Mustang Killer

    SRT- Mustang Killerپیش 17 روز

    Dude.... could you suck him off any harder? He’s dead right now.... but you’re acting like he was Jesus Christ! Maybe Kobe is your god!

  19. rciesi1

    rciesi1پیش 17 روز

    I slept on Kobe while he was alive. Dismissed him as cocky, arrogant, ball hog. So limited. Not him, me.

  20. Andrew Ehresman

    Andrew Ehresmanپیش 17 روز

    Kobe didn’t really die. He went on to play basketball up in heaven with his daughter.

  21. Helo Media

    Helo Mediaپیش 17 روز

    Oh, so this dude can modulate his speech. Who knew?

  22. Nino Pena

    Nino Penaپیش 17 روز

    The all star teams will wear 2 and either of Kobe’s number for honoring Kobe and Gigi 💞

  23. Shawn Hammack

    Shawn Hammackپیش 17 روز

    I am devastated over my farts Makin people puke.

  24. Oliver McCall

    Oliver McCallپیش 15 روز

    Way worse than a helicopter crash

  25. Ian Thomas

    Ian Thomasپیش 17 روز

    Nice to hear Stephen talk about Kobe without bringing up Lebron for once

  26. sonnyjason2

    sonnyjason2پیش 15 روز

    Ian Thomas bruh

  27. Jesse Jackson

    Jesse Jacksonپیش 17 روز

    They should name the championship trophy after Kobe


    KD SWAGGERپیش 17 روز

    I've never seen Stephen A. Smith like this. He loved Kobe Bryant. Prayers to Vanessa Bryant and the family.

  29. Mr. Pretty Penis

    Mr. Pretty Penisپیش 18 روز

    A grown man crying over the death of a professional clown, i.e., basketball player, should be damned ashamed of himself. Stephen A. is still a little boy who is foolish enough to have humans as false idols.

  30. Mav ' rick

    Mav ' rickپیش 18 روز

    I know y'all might not understand this, but this feel like it tore a fabric in space and time. Like this was not supposed to happen and something in the cosmos went wrong. Idk every since this happened everything just feel so strange even beyond the sadness.

  31. james bondero

    james bonderoپیش 18 روز

    I seen an interview with Tracy mcgrady and he said Kobe Bryant mentioned a few times that he wanted to die Young, so his death kind of makes sense now,he accomplished being a great athlete and to see his daughters be born and grow maybe that was enough for him as far as what he wanted in life,he leaves a great legacy behind

  32. Jeffrey Martin

    Jeffrey Martinپیش 18 روز

    Ok, what about the other victims? How about talking & shedding tears for the loss of life of normal folk who had a life? Got it, Kobe was a celebrity but not more important than any other human being.

  33. Jeffrey Martin

    Jeffrey Martinپیش 16 روز

    @NRNCHAOS Um..yeah..sure ok 👌. Keep on 😭for that icon all ya want.


    NRNCHAOSپیش 16 روز

    Stfu, we feel bad for everyone. There is always something more tragic. You carry that torch if i want to spend my time grieving for this Icon i will.

  35. studio manager

    studio managerپیش 18 روز

    I hope it eases you to know that they didn’t have a long scary descent. They crashed into a mountainside they couldn’t see so it was probably over instantly. The wreckage confirmed that. They died together quickly, which could be a blessing, because one could only imagine the pain Kobe would feel living without his GiGi and vice versa.

  36. goog gle

    goog gleپیش 18 روز

    Kobe is overrated

  37. Benjamin Smith

    Benjamin Smithپیش 18 روز

    That's Stephen A Smith realizing no one is going to be sad when he gone

  38. Adam Marx

    Adam Marxپیش 18 روز


  39. Gabrielle Elliott

    Gabrielle Elliottپیش 19 روز

    All the greats are gone 😢

  40. Tom Cruz

    Tom Cruzپیش 19 روز

    I love these players stepping above there inspiration leaving a trail for future generations of players to follow

  41. arthur wiebe

    arthur wiebeپیش 19 روز

    any updates on Colorado 2003 # karma

  42. Tina Marie

    Tina Marieپیش 19 روز


  43. Hugh G. Rection

    Hugh G. Rectionپیش 19 روز


  44. Alvin Battle

    Alvin Battleپیش 19 روز

    The number 24 needs to be retired from the NBA. There will NEVER NEVER NEVER BE ANOTHER KOBE BRYANT.

  45. Drew Castronovo

    Drew Castronovoپیش 19 روز

    Stephen A looks like he aged 20 years in a day

  46. Walker

    Walkerپیش 19 روز

    Quietest I've ever heard this dude

  47. todosube

    todosubeپیش 19 روز

    Death is inevitable to all of us. May god forgive our sins

  48. Fernando Nunez

    Fernando Nunezپیش 19 روز

    Still cant process this... like is all a nightmare

  49. grasshopper plus

    grasshopper plusپیش 19 روز

    Delonte West who?

  50. snoop dogg dank kush

    snoop dogg dank kushپیش 19 روز

    he gave her that black mama

  51. My Music

    My Musicپیش 19 روز

    I believe this was a inside job. have anyone else notice that he died at 41. And his jerseys says 24 put with the number backwards it says 42. He never made it to see the age of 42

  52. My Music

    My Musicپیش 19 روز

    Well what I am saying makes complete sense though.

  53. Martin L Smith

    Martin L Smithپیش 19 روز

    Please stop with the numerology conspiracy theories. You sound insane.

  54. Jon Goltz

    Jon Goltzپیش 19 روز

    One more idea to add to Stephen A's "It's not about..." Bit: It's not about existing, it's about living.

  55. Ken Say

    Ken Sayپیش 19 روز

    who cares what about the other familes that died and their kids ? just cause he handled a basketball better than most ?

  56. Martin L Smith

    Martin L Smithپیش 19 روز

    What about the other families? People have mentioned them and you have mentioned them, so what do you want??? When John Lennon was killed thousands of other people died that day. So why was the death of John Lennon worldwide news? Because celebrities exist, and they will always get more attention than non celebrities. Understand?

  57. kids kids

    kids kidsپیش 19 روز


  58. Gerald Preston

    Gerald Prestonپیش 19 روز

    Rest in Peace Kobe & Gianna Bryant. John, Keri and Alyssa Altobelli, Sarah & Payton Chester, Christina Mauser, Ara Zobayan.. Gone but never forgotten.

  59. Kuekuatsheu Motley

    Kuekuatsheu Motleyپیش 19 روز

    Acknowledging that there were others on that helicopter that perished, Kobe Bean Bryant was a larger than life personality that we watched grow and mature. We watched his mistakes and his accolades, his faults and his goals. Others on that fatal flight were important and should not be forgotten; much like Bobby Brooks, Nigel Browne, and Colin Smythe who perished with Stevie Ray Vaughn. But like SRV, Kobe was a global icon, a legend in the eyes of some of us, far past the courts of basketball. He was an unstoppable force that pushed not only himself, but also all of us to be better...put in the work, give no excuses to be more, seek the pinnacle in all you do. He was our modern day Bruce Lee; he demanded the best out of everything and everyone that he touched. So, please forgive us if we are not including the other cherished souls that went down in that flight (to include GiGi) in all that we say, but we are hurting from the loss of our perception of an invincible warrior, a noted artist of the game of basketball, a reformed bad boy who went on to become on of the greatest role models of fatherhood, a crowning example that we would like our generations to follow. This has forced us to look at our own humanity, our own lives, and the things that we have not done to be all that we could and can be. Please forgive our swollen eyes, broken hearts, and clouded minds for not giving all of the victims of this accident their due respect.

  60. Dom Pierre

    Dom Pierreپیش 19 روز

    Motivational... It's about life

  61. jarvis rmoore

    jarvis rmooreپیش 20 روز

    Well said. MR. A, VERY WELL SAID!!

  62. Isabela Suey

    Isabela Sueyپیش 20 روز

    When I watched the news about his accident it was so sad, but what really made it heartbreaking was that his daughter was with him, and then when I heard two other little girls also perished just made this accident horrible a true nightmare.

  63. Shane Matela

    Shane Matelaپیش 20 روز

    " if he had a choice I know he doesn't want to leave this world that early "

  64. Christian Malcolm

    Christian Malcolmپیش 20 روز

    It hurts me to see such a great legend go down like that What hurts me the most is that his daughter was on the plane as well. Knowing that they seen it coming in front of them before their eyes before they had the impact. Don't know what happened if the helicopter ran out of gas I don't know but I wish their decisions were made Love you Coby and your family God-bless

  65. President Trump With A Small Loan of A Million Subs

    President Trump With A Small Loan of A Million Subsپیش 20 روز

    God isn't real! 😔😢

  66. Mr. Relaxation

    Mr. Relaxationپیش 20 روز

    News Host: Tell me how he Died “ i’ll tell you how he lived “ Go in Peace Koby🥺🥺

  67. Deep Sights

    Deep Sightsپیش 20 روز

    I bet u he died hugging his daughter and making sure everything was ok.

  68. Lord Barcelon

    Lord Barcelonپیش 20 روز

    The pilot had spatial disorientation