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Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol tweet prayers for Oklahoma tornado victims

May 21, 2013|By Eric Pincus
  • Massive tornado rakes Moore, Okla., on Monday.
Massive tornado rakes Moore, Okla., on Monday. (Alonzo Adams / Associated…)

On Monday, Moore, Okla., outside Oklahoma City was hit by a devastating tornado, causing massive damage and claiming many lives.

Lakers guard Kobe Bryant took a moment to tweet to his 2.6 million followers, passing on fundraising information.

Forward/center Pau Gasol also shared a prayer on Twitter.

Former Lakers guard Derek Fisher, who just finished the season with the Oklahoma City Thunder with a second-round loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, also gave his prayers.

— DerekFisher (@derekfisher) May 21, 2013

Relief efforts will continue as Oklahoma tries to recover from what was called "a monster" tornado.


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