Michelle obama Knowing the bond between mother and daughter, it is no wonder what she feels pain about Vanessa Bryant Had to go through the last 16 months.
The Forever First Lady admitted to sending a beautiful message to Bryant on her Instagram account on Tuesday (May 18), acknowledging how much damage she must have suffered. Gianna’s 15th birthday.
“As a wife and mother, I’ve thought a lot about what Vanessa Bryant has been doing for this past year,” Mrs. Obama captioned under a picture of her sports Vanessa’s Mambacita clothing line.
“I loved hearing him speak with so much courage and strength this past weekend at the Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony honoring Kobe, and I am honored to support Mamba and the Mambacita Sports Foundation by helping many others build on Jiana’s legacy Proud to be associated with, ”Obama added. “@VanessaBryant, all my love to you and the next generation of girls and athletes who are working to empower you. #PlayGigisWay.”
Kobe Bryant, Jiana and seven others were killed during a helicopter crash on January 26, 2020. The NBA veteran was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame over the weekend, as Vanessa spoke at the event giving her late husband a label of sorts.
“There will never be someone like Kobe,” Vanessa Bryant said during the induction ceremony. “Kobe was one of a kind. He was special. He was humble – off the court – but larger than life.”
See Michelle Obama’s Instagram post below.