Conor McGregor Reacts to Untimely Death of Kobe Bryant
Conor McGregor attended the Grammys on Sunday, and the former UFC champ was asked to comment on the untimely passing of NBA superstar, Kobe Bryant.
The Grammys took place on Sunday but the event was overshadowed by the news that NBA superstar, Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter accident on Sunday. In addition, it’s been reported that all nine passengers on the helicopter were killed in the crash, including Bryant’s 13 year-old-daughter, Gianna.
McGregor comments on Bryant’s passing
As you can see by watching the video below, McGregor was asked to respond to the news of Bryant’s passing, while attending Sunday’s Grammys.
Conor McGregor on the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant: “It’s iconic that I’m here and that he used to play in this arena… I’m very happy to be here but sad at the same time. It’s just a very sad time.” — @TheNotoriousMMA #GRAMMYs pic.twitter.com/SOFjWGfoPp
— CBS This Morning (@CBSThisMorning) January 27, 2020
The cause of the helicopter crash is still not known. Bryant was 41 year’s-old.