Celebrities react on Twitter to tragic death of Kobe Bryant

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The death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant shocked the entire world, especially the sports and entertainment community that followed his career for two decades.

Below are some reactions to his death and tributes from celebrities around the world.

Barack Obama

Reaction of Tiger Woods

Tom Brady

Whoopi Goldberg

Reaction from Michael Jordan

Reaction from LeBron James

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Shaquille O’Neal

Magic Johnson

Paul Pierce

Tony Parker

Jimmy Kimmel

Justin Verlander

Hoda Kotb

Baker Mayfield

Ryan Seacrest

Pharrell Williams

Keshia Knight Pulliam

Shane Battier

Patrick Mahomes

J.J. Watt

Spurs-Raptors each take 24-second violations in paying tribute to Bryant’s No. 24 jersey

Mark Cuban

Soccer star Neymar paying tribute to Kobe after a goal

Kanye West

Soccer star Luis Suarez

Shannon Sharpe

Toni Braxton

Viola Davis

Alex Ovechkin

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