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Inside Kobe Bryant and Vanessa Laine Bryant’s Love Story

Basketball player Kobe Bryant and his wife Vanessa have been married since 2001. Although their love story ended tragically, Vanessa and the NBA legend had a romance that many can only dream about. The love affair between Kobe and Vanessa began immediately after they met in November 1999. He was 21, and she was 17.