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In Los Angeles, 20,000 gather to honor Kobe, Gianna Bryant

Clip: 02/24/2020 | 4m 11s Video has closed captioning.

More than 20,000 people gathered Monday at Los Angeles’ Staples Center -- known by Lakers fans as “The House that Kobe Built” -- to honor NBA superstar Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna, who were killed in a January helicopter crash. Speakers included fellow athletes and celebrities, from Michael Jordan to Beyonce, who paid tribute to both Bryants' passion and drive. John Yang reports.

Aired: 02/24/20

Rating: NR

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