Draping their hoop in black fabric stirs the soul in aftermath of Kobe Bryant’s passing

Local family makes symbolic effort to honor the “Black Mamba” in wake of his passing.

“Our family needed a way to honor Kobe today after we got the tragic news of his death. We decided to drape our basketball hoop with black fabric as a memorial.”

Norm and Connie Pillsbury and Lauryn Francisco
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