NBA star Carmelo Anthony is going through deep emotions. The Portland Trailblazers forward has stepped up to speak on the shocking death of sports icon Kobe Bryant.

Big Facts: This week, Melo went to Instagram to unload pure emotions on the loss of KB and his daughter Gianna.

On A Related Note: Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James also recently paid homage to Bryant.

Wait, There’s More: Last night, Kobe’s former teammate Shaquille O’Neal couldn’t hold back tears while talking about the tragic death.

Before You Go: Once Bryant’s death went viral, sports apparel giant Nike remembered his legacy.