kobe & vanessa*NBA star Kobe Bryant and his wife Vanessa have made headlines in the past, following Kobe’s admission to infidelity.

Although for several years rumors swirled that the player’s beautiful 31-year-old wife would divorce him, Vanessa took to her Instagram account in January 2013 clarifying the state of their realationship via a “textogram” that read: “We are pleased to announce that we have reconciled. Our divorce action will be dismissed. We are looking forward to our future together. Kobe & Vanessa.”

Since the announcement, the couple has used Instagram to showcase their blossoming love for one another.

On Valentine’s Day, Kobe took to his Instagram account to post an image of his scantily clad wife donning virtually nothing more than a few threads of lingerie and diamonds. Kobe, whose nickname is Black Mamba, added this caption to the shocking photo: “#QueenMamba @ladyvb24 Celebrate the one you

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