Wife of NBA star Kobe Bryant filed for divorce Friday to end the couple’s 10-year marriage.
July 18, 2003Los Angeles Lakers’ guard Kobe Bryant and his wife, Vanessa, hold hands during a news conference at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Bryant was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a hotel room. Bryant admitted to having a sexual encounter with the woman but said he did not assault her. As an apology for the affair, Bryant bought Vanessa a $4 million diamond ring. Jerome T. Nakagawa/AP