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Twitter stunned as Kobe Bryant killed in copter crash

Just a day earlier Kobe was being remembered as LeBron James passed him on the all-time scoring list and Bryant sent a congratulatory tweet.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (24) looks to pass as New Orleans Hornets guard Devin Brown, left, plays defense during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Lori Shepler)

NEW ORLEANS — Twitter reacted swiftly with sadness and memories of one of basketball's greatest after it was reported that Kobe Bryant was among several people who perished in a helicopter flight in Southern California Saturday. Here are some of the reactions.