We already knew that Kobe Bryant was a fan of Draymond Green, especially after the ex-Laker said this month that the Warriors forward was “a rare breed.” Following Golden State’s 118-94 loss to Oklahoma City Tuesday, one that put the defending champions on the brink of elimination in their Western Conference finals series, Green revealed that […]
The Los Angeles Lakers remain the most interesting team in the NBA despite the superb postseason battles raging this month. It has little to do with the Lakers we've known, too, with Kobe Bryant gone and the franchise slogging through...Show More Summary
Now that his legendary basketball career has wrapped up, Kobe Bryant is finding fun new things to do and reportedly tossing ideas around with some of the biggest bigshots around. Here’s the AP via the OC Register reporting: Kobe Bryant is getting advice from Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams and Jerry Bruckheimer as he redirects his competitive drive from [...]
Kobe Bryant isn’t the only basketball player/poet in the world. There’s also Cole Lowman, a sixth grader in Florida whose poem (...)
Of all the things in the world that pair perfectly, Japanese game shows and sports might just be the best. Every time the two are matched, the result is spectacular. Like the times Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan played weird shooting competitions on a nine-rim basketball hoop. When Japanese game shows and soccer combine, it's just as wonderful. Show More Summary
To those who have followed Kobe Bryant's work ethic throughout his NBA career, it should come asnosurprise that the Los Angeles Lakers greatis staying busy in his post-basketball career. On the heels of his retirement from the sport — which came after an incredible 60-point outburstin his final game— Bryant has [...]
Summer's upon us, so here's a little celebrity inspiration for the season.Kobe Bryant played with a snake. Katy Perry channeled a gold disco ball at the amFAR gala in Cannes. Bella Hadid and Kim Kardashian entered into a dead-heat competition for most crystals on an outfit at the "Divine in ... More »
Swiss luxury watch brand Hublot recently honored retired Laker legend Kobe Bryant on Wednesday night at a private dinner in an art-filled $22 million Beverly Hills home, an evening that included an on-stage interview by sportscaster (and friend of the brand) Erin Andrews, a live snake, Dom Perignon...
Ever since Kobe Bryant retired there’s been speculation that he might consider a next career in television like so many athletes before him. A popular rumored scenario would be that Kobe would join former teammate Shaquille O’Neal, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith, and Ernie Johnson on the Inside the NBA set. Show More Summary
BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) — Kobe Bryant is getting advice from Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams and Jerry Bruckheimer as he redirects his competitive drive from professional basketball to his publishing and production company. One month after retiring from the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers star has a new daily routine. “I get up early and […]
We should have known it was too great an idea to actually happen, right? With his playing days behind him, there had been some speculation that Kobe Bryant could join his old frenemy, Shaquille O’Neal, on the set of TNT’s “Inside the NBA,” all while Charles Barkley egged the two on. Apparently, that’s not to […]
Marking their third collaborative delivery, Hublot unveils its latest efforts alongside brand ambassador, Kobe Bryant. The timepiece was officially revealed last night, coinciding with the ribbon cutting ceremony at Hublot’s redesigned Beverly Hills boutique. Show More Summary
Word on the street is that Turner Sports executives attempted to recruit Kobe Bryant to the “Inside the NBA” set shortly after his NBA retirement, but The Black Mamba says The post Kobe Bryant Says ‘No’ to TNT Job Offer appeared first on SLAMonline.
When it comes to the "Inside the NBA" job offer, Kobe Bryant just did something pretty uncommon for him -- he passed. As we previously reported, the honchos at the show had reached out to Mamba, hoping he'd join Charles Barkley, Shaq and the…
On the field, 29-year-old Buster Posey has established himself as the San Francisco Giants star catcher. He’s a three-time World Series (...)
Mark Parker has been instrumental in getting Kobe Bryant’s career with Nike off the ground, so it’s only fitting that this relationship be brought to life via a footwear collaboration. The third and final installment of the Kobe 11 “Muse” pack – which includes an Air Jordan III-inspired iteration of Bryant’s crowning shoe – pays […]
After 20 years in the NBA, Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant called it a career scoring 60 points in his final game to cap off an illustrious career. With greatness, comes a bunch of hate regardless of where an athlete is in his career and Kobe fans learned that the hard way when a Twitter […]
$$$$$$$ Kobe Bryant's final game in the NBA was something to remember. His 60 freaking points. The tributes. Nearly every player in the NBA losing their mind, just like every other fan. The Lakers even added a No. 8 and an No. 24 to the court for his final game as one of the many ways to honor him. Show More Summary
During his 20th and final year in the NBA, Kobe Bryant suddenly transformed himself into a wise old sage to the League’s younger stars. Draymond Green was one of the The post Kobe Bryant Encouraged Draymond Green to Create ‘Tension’ With the Warriors appeared first on SLAMonline.