The Los Angeles Lakers learned of the death of Kobe Bryant while on a flight back to Los Angeles.  They played the 76ers on Saturday night in Philadelphia where LeBron James passed Kobe on the all-time scoring list.

Upon their arrival in Los Angeles an emotional LeBron could be seen embracing people as he exited the plane.  The Lakers will play the Clippers on Tuesday night in Los Angeles.

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