According to multiple reports, one of the greatest players in NBA history, Kobe Bryant, has died. TMZ was the first to report the news of the death of the former Los Angeles Lakers' great in a helicopter crash on Sunday in California and a short time later, it was confirmed by KABC in Los Angeles.

According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, all five people on board the helicopter were killed in the crash that occurred in Calabasas, CA.

Bryant was 41-years old and is fourth all-time on the NBA's scoring list. The man who has both his numbers (8 and 24) retired by the Lakers helped lead LA to five NBA titles.

More From 104.5 THE TEAM