Vanessa Bryant & Daughters Welcome New Puppy on Father’s Day


On this first Father’s Day without Kobe Bryant, Vanessa Bryant and daughters welcome a new puppy into their family. The late basketball legend‘s family trying to find joy with this new cute family member.

Vanessa Bryant shared an adorable snap of her 17-year-old daughter, Natalia with this new puppy. In that Instagram post, Natalia was beaming while cradling the pet, which peered up at her face.


Vanessa captioned the photo “Love seeing my girls smile,” She wrote, “Meet Bobby. Aka Bobby ganoush, bobbyrooni, bobbooshka. J/k he’s named after iceman from x-men (blue eyes) Plus, BB said so.”

Vanessa has also posted a poll on her Instagram Stories to decide the name of the dog. The family had been trying to decide between Bobby and Bodhi. Later Vanessa posted a video where she mentioned that Bobby was the winner.


She also posted a Father’s Day tribute to Kobe. In January, this basketball legend died alongside the couple’s 13-year-old daughter, Gianna in a helicopter crash.


Vanessa posted a photo of Kobe with Gianna, Natalia, Bianka, and the couple’s other daughter Capri. She captioned that photo, “Happy Father’s Day to the BEST daddy in the world…“We miss you so much. We love you forever and always. Love, Nani, Gigi, BB, Koko, and VB.”