Vanessa Bryant remembers her ‘best friend’ in latest Instagram posts

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Vanessa Bryant misses her best friend. Bryant paid tribute to the late Kobe Bryant in two Instagram posts Wednesday. In the posts, Vanessa Bryant called Kobe Bryant “my best friend” and “the best daddy.”

The first post Vanessa Bryant shared was a picture of Kobe Bryant. There were a series of hashtags in the text area of the post. Vanessa Bryant also said she misses Kobe “so much.”

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Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were among the nine people who were killed in a helicopter crash in January. NBA teams, players, fans and people who knew Kobe have paid tribute to him in various ways since his death.

Vanessa Bryant also posted a video of Kobe Bryant in a separate post. In the video, Bryant is answering interview questions. When asked about his best friend, Bryant responds by saying, “My wife.”

It’s not the first time Vanessa Bryant has posted about Kobe since his death. Vanessa Bryant posted a family picture days after the helicopter crash. In it, she celebrated Kobe and Gianna’s lives, and urged fans to donate to MambaOnThree.org.

Vanessa Bryant has continued to push for donations, asking fans who wanted to contribute to the makeshift Kobe Bryant memorial outside Staples Center to instead give to the fund.

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