Leaving the Orlando Magic worked out pretty well for Shaquille O'Neal. Though he had to wade through a feud with Kobe Bryant, he still built his legacy with the Los Angeles Lakers, even earning three rings in a row from 2000 through 2002. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers will enter the 2015 free-agent frenzy with a bundle of cap space and an ambitious shopping list. Even with Kobe Bryant's albatross of a contract hanging around their necks, the Lakers only have about $37 million in salaries committed for next season. Show More Summary
Dwight Howard wants you to know that he and Kobe Bryant are cool. As in they aren't sworn enemies who will spend the rest of their NBA careers trying to ruin one another. Speaking with SI.com's Ben Golliver, Howard tried clearing the...Show More Summary
Kobe Bryant has always been defined by his competitiveness, and he hasn't lost it as he approaches retirement, The post Kobe Bryant: The Last Mohican appeared first on SLAMonline.
Fact: Kobe Bryant still leads the Lakers in field-goal attempts this season (713) despite playing only 35 games. B leacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: SportsCenter Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
A devastating Kobe Bryant-Kevin Garnett duo was nearly formed in Minnesota 19 years ago, but in their infinite wisdom, the Timberwolves got cold feet. Head coach and team president Flip The post Timberwolves Thought Drafting Kobe Bryant in 1996 ‘Would Be Too Much’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
If Nigel Hayes isn’t your favorite player of the 2015 NCAA tournament, then you’re wrong. The Wisconsin player who knows (...)
Kobe Bryant hugged history the last time the Lakers were here, moving past Michael Jordan into third on the NBA's career scoring list.
Well this is just a good-ass photo: That moment when you find out you have @kobebryant's locker... pic.twitter.com/EQjARhaNDk — Wisconsin Basketball (@BadgerMBB) March 25, 2015 The Badgers are in LA to face UNC in the Sweet 16, and stenographer superfan Nigel Hayes appears to have inherited Kobe Bryant's Staples Center locker for the occasion. Show More Summary
It shouldn't be any surprise that many of today's college basketball players look up to Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant. Wisconsin Badgers sophomore Nigel Hayes was excited to find out that he would have Bryant's locker for their Sweet 16 matchup against the North Carolina Tar Heels at the Staples Center. Show More Summary
Everyone has a hometown hero, a team favorite, a legend. Turns out Kobe Bryant is that person for a lot of people, even well outside of Los Angeles. The folks at Mitchell & Ness released a map Tuesday showing the top-selling throwback jerseys in each state. Show More Summary
Throwback jersey company Mitchell & Ness released their sales figures across the country. Now we can see which old-school uniform is most desired. There are a few interesting things to take notice of. Everybody love Kobe Bryant: A total of seven states still hold Kobe's No.8 jersey in high regard. Tim Gleason is the top-selling jersey in Louisiana... Show More Summary
There's nothing wrong with being an NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion. That distinction seemed to suit Michael Jordan and Dominique Wilkins just fine. Kobe Bryant and Vince Carter wore it well in the late 1990s. Since the turn of the century,...Show More Summary
Khris Middleton hit a buzzer-beating three-pointer to give his Bucks a one-point win over the Heat, 89-88, on Tuesday. It was Middleton’s second such shot of the season, the first time that’s happened since Kobe Bryant performed the feat in 2009-10, according to ESPN. The dramatic shot would never have been possible if not for […]
The question seemed reasonable, even routine. Rockets guard James Harden had played more minutes than anyone in the NBA. He had carried at least as heavy of a load. Was he tired? Harden gave the sort of look that Kobe Bryant sent toShow More Summary
Taking a page out of Kobe Bryant’s cheating playbook, Kendra Wilkinson’s husband Hank Baskett presented her with a brand new diamond ring after he was caught straying! Radar first… READ ON
Anthony Katz turned his own aches and pains into a recovery tool now used by Kobe Bryant and LeBron James.
Photog: "Who you thinkin' for MVP this year? Curry? Harden? Westbook?"Nick Young: "I would give it to Kobe." Maybe Nick Young was kidding... then again, maybe not. Kobe Bryant only played in 35 games this season... the Lakers won…
Nike's star-studded lineup of LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant dominate basketball signature shoe sales.
In the NBA, healthy partnerships are the key to long-term success. Gregg Popovich wouldn't have won five championships without Tim Duncan. Kobe Bryant needed Phil Jackson's Zen teachings to push him over the title hump five times. Without...Show More Summary