The L.A Lakers front man, Kobe Bryant married his wife back in 2001 despite his parents disapproval. His wife, Vanessa Laine stood by him during his sexual assault allegations, which led Bryant to admit to cheating on his wife in 2003. He was arrested due to the 19 year old hotel employees complaint. She claimed the basketball star raped her in his hotel room, the night before he was to undergo knee surgery in Eagle, Colorado. He expressed his remorse to the public and shared that he believed it was consensual on both parts. The matter was legally dealt with away from the public and the legal terms were kept quiet.