Sports stars mourn rapper Nipsey Hussle’s death in shooting

first_imgRIP NIPSEYMAN GONE TOO SOON! TRYNNA DO GOOD IN HIS COMMUNITY🙏🏾🙏🏾 @NipseyHussle— Donovan Mitchell (@spidadmitchell) April 1, 2019Hawks guard Trae Youn​g tweeted, “Gone but his Legacy will Live on FOREVER​”Gone but his Legacy will Live on FOREVER😓🙏🏽 #GoneTooSoonNipsey— Trae Young (@TheTraeYoung) April 1, 2019Hussle earned a Grammy nomination this year for his debut album, “Victory Lap.” LeBron James tweeted tears emojis and the message, “So so SAD man!! DAMN man this hurt.”😥😥😥😥😥😥‼️‼️‼️‼️ So so SAD man!! DAMN man this hurt.— LeBron James (@KingJames) April 1, 2019Stephen Curry tweeted, “God please cover and restore @NipseyHussle right now!!!”God please cover and restore @NipseyHussle right now!!! 🙏🏽🙏🏽— Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) March 31, 2019Thunder star Russell Westbrook also tweeted praying hands emojis, saying, “YOU’RE ONE OF ONE BRO!!! Rest Up King”YOU’RE ONE OF ONE BRO!!! Rest Up King 🙏🏾🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/fXzJesHlaB— Russell Westbrook (@russwest44) April 1, 2019Seahawks’ Bobby Wagner tweeted, “Man, just crazy. Nipsey did so much good for so many people. I can’t believe it”Man, just crazy. Nipsey did so much good for so many people. I can’t believe it 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾— Bobby Wagner (@Bwagz) April 1, 2019Jets running back Le’Veon Bell expressed disbelief.please tell me it isn’t true about Nipsey…— Le’Veon Bell (@LeVeonBell) March 31, 2019Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes was sadden by the loss, tweeting, “Man was making a difference. RIP”Sad to hear about Nipsey. Man was making a difference. RIP— Xavier Rhodes (@XavierRhodes29_) April 1, 2019Rockets guard Chris Paul tweeted, “Maaaan this got me sick… prayers to @LaurenLondon and the rest of the family #RIPNipsey”Maaaan this got me sick… prayers to @LaurenLondon and the rest of the family 🙏🏾 #RIPNipsey— Chris Paul (@CP3) April 1, 2019Jazz’s Donovan Mitchell tweeted, “RIP NIPSEYMAN GONE TOO SOON! TRYNNA DO GOOD IN HIS COMMUNITY” Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle’s death in a shooting in Los Angeles on Sunday led to an outpouring of grief, anger and disbelief from sports stars on social media.Hussle, 33, whose real name was Ermias Ashgedom, was shot multiple times in a parking lot outside his clothing store in South-Central L.A. He was pronounced dead at a hospital. Two other men were shot, and a suspect is at large.last_img read more