NBA Legend Kobe Bryant and daughter, Gianna’s memorial service will be held on February 24th at the Los Angeles Staples Center, according to the Los Angeles Times. The Staples Center has a capacity of 20,000. There has not been a formal announcement of the memorial service, and the time of the service held has not been announced. Michael Jackson and Nipsey Hussle’s memorial services were held at The Staples Center.
This date is symbolic towards Bryant, as his basketball number is #24, and his daughter’s basketball number is #2. The memorial service falls between two Lakers games.
Bryant, his daughter, and seven others will killed in a helicopter crash on January 26, 2020 in southern California. Their deaths were ruled as “blunt force trauma,” according to the National Transportation Safety Board.