Talk about a red-hot mama!
Only one day after retired Los Angeles Lakers player Kobe Bryant announced that his wife Vanessa is pregnant with their third child, the couple walked the ESPYs red carpet together – and they absolutely glowed.
Kobe donned cool shades and a black suit while Vanessa opted for a fiery-red dress for their first public appearance since they breaking the news on Tuesday.
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The NBA star revealed the new addition to his family with a Tuesday Instagram post featuring a red bow, sneakers and a onesie that read “Baby Mamba.”
“Beyond blessed and excited to share that we are expecting our third baby girl!!! #Blessed #BabyMamba #Thankful,” Bryant, 37, captioned the photo.
Bryant and Vanessa, 34, are also parents to Natalia, 13, and Gianna, 10.
There’s no mention of a due date yet – and Vanessa wasn’t showing a baby bump on Wednesday’s ESPYs carpet, but there’s no doubt this dad-to-be is excited for the new family member.
Kobe has been heavily involved in his children’s extracurricular activities – especially sports. Last December, a proud Kobe talked about daughter Gianna’s skills on the basketball court.
“We were shooting not too long ago and she was shooting one-dribble pullups,” he proudly told ESPN. “I asked her where does she get that from? She said, ‘From watching you.’ “
— Rose Minutaglio