What They're Saying: Robbie Rogers

"The first time I met Kobe was at the Opening Ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics. He was excited to watch our team play and he signed autographs for hours. He didn't turn a single athlete away. He was such a gentleman and absolutely brilliant."

-- Former Los Angeles Galaxy and U.S. Olympic team player Robbie Rogers remembers Kobe Bryant, who played soccer as a boy while living Italy, was fan of AC Milan, Barcelona, and attended the Galaxy's 2012 MLS Cup win. Bryant was one of fatalities, including his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, in a helicopter crash on Sunday. (ProSoccerUSA)

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