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Pistons honor NBA legend Kobe Bryant with pre-game tribute

Bryant killed in helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant, No. 24 on the Los Angeles Lakers, looks on against the Washington Wizards in the first half of a game at Verizon Center on Dec. 2, 2015.
Kobe Bryant, No. 24 on the Los Angeles Lakers, looks on against the Washington Wizards in the first half of a game at Verizon Center on Dec. 2, 2015. (2015 Getty Images)


DETROIT – NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash on Sunday in Southern California.

The Pistons wore No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys with “Bryant” on the back during 24 seconds of silence before Monday night’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.



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