(PG-13: Language) In 2012, towards the end of a close game between the Nets and his Lakers, Kobe Bryant ripped Gerald Wallace a new one by casually betting half a million dollars on a potentially game-clinching free throw.
Nike has just dropped the new hypnotizing “3D” iteration of Kobe Bryant’s Kobe 11 signature. The eye-catching pair boasts a stereoscopic leopard print on the upper, paired with a translucent sole unit. Branding has been done up in chlorine blue and total crimson, as black laces play complement. You can purchase the Kobe 11 “3D” […]
Retired life is going by fast for Kobe Bryant... really fast... like almost at a breakneck speed... check out the Mamba TEARING IT UP whipping a sick Ferrari on a closed course. Kobe was in Maranello, Italy for his Mamba Mentality European Tour…
We touch base with our Lakers writers to see how they feel about the team's attempt to move forward after the end of Kobe Bryant's storied career. It's the dawn of a new day for the Lakers, who begin a season without Kobe Bryant for the first time in 20 years. Show More Summary
The crowds came out in FORCE for Kobe Bryant in Milan Friday... lining the streets and chanting his name as the NBA legend returned to the country where he grew up. At one point, Kobe addressed the crowd in Italian -- telling them, "It feels…
The Mamba's world tour hits the Netherlands, Italy and France. The post Kobe Bryant Kicks Off European Tour (PHOTOS) appeared first on SLAMonline.
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Yesterday, Ty Duffy wrote a letter to his younger self, after Kobe Bryant and many other athletes did so. Today, in our ongoing 8-part (...)
Kobe Bryant's letter to his 17-year-old self was all about advising him how to handle his money -- warning him how massive wealth can screw up relationships. So, what would Matt Barnes say to his 17-year-old self? We asked him outside…
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Kobe Bryant announced to the world his intentions to retire from the NBA in a heartfelt letter posted to The Players Tribune which detailed his love for the game of basketball. The Black Mamba has once again returned to the written medium and the same platform to instill wisdom into the younger generation by referencing […]
Back in November, while his final NBA season was just beginning, we told you the story of 17-year-old Kobe Bryant as recalled by his high school teammates. Now 37 years old and retired from pro basketball, Bryant just penned a letter...Show More Summary
Recently retired Los Angeles great Kobe Bryant ended his career in style by scoring 60 points in his final farewell game of the 2015-2016 season. Noticeably absent from all of his games this year and for the last 3 years were his parents who he hasn’t talked to in the last 3 years. On […]
Retired Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant wrote a letter to himself as a 17-year-old on Wednesday. The piece, published at the Players’ Tribune, focused on investing rather than giving. Bryant explained to young Kobe that buying material items for family and friends was self-serving. Show More Summary
Kobe Bryant seems to have more time to think, now that he’s retired from the NBA. The Lakers legend has come up with some advice to offer a younger version of himself on the brink of signing his first contract back in 1996 — and he shared it Wednesday in a piece he wrote for the Players’ Tribune....
“Before you sign that first contract, figure out the right budget for your parents,” he wrote.
The men’s basketball team that will represent the U.S. at next month’s Olympics could have been stronger, but it’s still a formidable group that will be heavily favored to win gold. It’s apparently also a group that could possibly have included Kobe Bryant, but the former Lakers great chose to stay retired. On Tuesday, ESPN’s […]
The United States Olympic basketball team is getting set for the 2016 Summer Games beginning on August 5 in Rio de Janeiro. But on Tuesday, head coach Mike Krzyzewski was talking about a player who isn't on the roster, former Los Angeles...Show More Summary
We’ve seen him feed a $40,000 giraffe, try on $38,000 Kobe Bryant caps, sit in a $14,000 chair, smoke weed out of a $10,000 bong and much more, all for GQ‘s “Most Expensivest Shit” series. Now, 2 Chainz is back alongside the publication, trying on a some wildly expensive sunglasses with Corey Shapiro of Vintage […]