Vanessa Bryant shares snaps of her ‘little Mambacitas’ Bianka and Capri wearing late father Kobe’s Lakers sweaters
Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa proved that daughters Bianka and Capri would always be their dad’s little girls on a new Instagram.
The wife of the late basketball legend has her little girls, who are four years old and 21 months old, dressed up in tiny versions of their dad’s Lakers jerseys for a fun day at the park.
‘Lil’ Mambacitas Bianka & Capri, ‘Vanessa wrote in the caption, a new twist on Kobe and the late daughter Gigi’s nicknames.
Mambacitas! Vanessa Bryant shares sweet photos of her youngest daughters Bianka, four, and Capri, 21 months, wearing Lakers sweaters with late father Kobe’s numbers on them
Bryant was known as the Black Mamba throughout his career, giving late daughter Gianna ‘Gigi’ Bryant the nickname of Mambacita when she began to dominate the basketball court, just like Dad.
They were on their way to a youth basketball tournament with Gigi’s team when their helicopter crashed near the California coast in 2020, killing them alongside seven others.
But the day at the park was all about happy moments for the family.
While little Bianka wore Bryant’s original number 8 in a black shirt, Capri wore a classic purple and gold Lakers shirt with number 24.
All the stars! While Bianka wore a black shirt, Bryant’s original number 8, Capri wore a classic purple and gold Lakers shirt with the number 24.
MVP: Bryant was known as the Black Mamba throughout his career and late daughter Gianna ‘Gigi’ Bryant earned the nickname of Mambacita when she began to dominate the basketball court, like father, above in 2007
Cool Ride! Bianka and Capri ran through the grass before getting into a blue plastic Frozen car for a ride
The little ladies added another touch of LA flair to their outfits with purple bows in their gorgeous curls.
Bianka and Capri ran through the grass before getting into a blue plastic Frozen car for a ride.
The youngest Bryants seemed to grow up in front of their mother.
Vanessa, who was married to Kobe for 19 years until his tragic death, recently compared little Capri to her father and posted a photo of her gaze with the caption, ‘It’s the KOBE look for me.’
Equal Image: Vanessa recently compared little Capri to her dad and posted a photo of her stare with the caption, ‘It’s the KOBE stare for me’
Student: Bryant is planning to see her eldest daughter Natalia, 19, attend college soon
And now Bryant is planning to see her eldest daughter Natalia, 19, attend college,
Last month, Vanessa said People: “My girls are my reason.”
“It’s important to me to help my girls get through this grief,” she said. “Making sure they know they are loved, supported and important is what motivates me.”
She called Natalia the ‘right hand man’ who called her ‘a great big sister’ and an incredible daughter. ‘
Close couple: Kobe and Vanessa were seen in LA in November 2019, less than three months before his death in a helicopter crash