Peter Kafka of Recode interviews writer Chuck Klosterman, who has a new book out, “Chuck Klosterman X,” a collection of magazine pieces, such as profiles of Taylor Swift and Kobe Bryant. I was fascinated by this part of the conversation about Twitter: It’s a super flawed metric. Show More Summary
Lakers head coach Luke Walton knows ya never put a ceiling on a player -- including Lonzo Ball. So, when he was asked if Lonzo could be the next Kobe Bryant... he didn't exactly rule it out. Walton's clearly excited about his team -- telling us…
Allen Iverson and Kobe Bryant on the same team??? A.I. says that would be dope as hell. With BIG3 honcho Ice Cube saying he's gunning for Kobe to join his basketball league next season, we asked Iverson how he felt about possibly coaching the…
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He appears in a new ad for the league.
Comparisons to the Lakers’ Kobe Bryant saga in 2007 miss the mark. As Kyrie Irving’s fate continues to linger with training camp approaching ever faster, there is a sense that the Cleveland Cavaliers could just simply bring him back, despite his trade request. Technically speaking, this is possible because Irving is under contract until July 2019. Show More Summary
Kyrie Irving has made sure to keep the NBA, the media, and the fans in a chaotic tizzy this summer with his trade request and the whirlwind that, subsequently, ensued. The latest bit of news for Kyrie Irving, which is a lot less dramatic, is the release of his brand new sneaker. Show More Summary
On Friday, Lonzo Ball upset his own fan base when he was asked to weigh in on the much-talked about Kobe Vs. LeBron debate and the young Los Angeles Lakers rookie, who is expected to be the face of the franchise for years to come, chose the King over the Mamba. “I’ve been saying LeBron […]
For someone still months way from playing in his first NBA game, Lonzo Ball could hardly have been more popular with Lakers fans. A Los Angeles-area high school star who led UCLA to the NCAA tournament as a freshman, Ball’s selection by the Lakers as the draft’s No. 2 overall pick seemed almost preordained, and it […]
If Lonzo Ball wanted to win over the fans even more in Los Angeles, he’s going about it the wrong way. The Los Angels Lakers #2 overall draft pick was asked to weigh in on the much talked about Kobe Vs. LeBron debate after Jordan stated rings over everything last week and the rookie sensation […]
Lonzo Ball was savvy and right.
Kyrie Irving’s latest are a throwback to Bruce Lee and Kobe.
Kyrie Irving references an old pair of Kobe Bryant shoes with his latest sneaker
LeBron might be in his doghouse, but Kyrie Irving has nothing but love for Kobe Bryant -- who he considers a "mentor" -- and just honored the guy with some dope Bruce Lee shoes. The Cleveland Cavs (for now) star says the 2009 Nike Kobe 11…
Swaggy P feels the same way we all do about Ice Cube trying to get Kobe Bryant in the BIG3 -- make it happen, bro!!!! Earlier this week, Cube said he's been talking to Kobe and he's hoping he can convince the Black Mamba to join the league for…
Pigs flying. Hell freezing over. Kobe Bryant joining Ice Cube’s three-on-three basketball league. Yeah, none of those things are probably ever going to happen. But the rapper, who owns the Big3 league, is free to keep dreaming, as he did on KTLA Morning News on Thursday. “I hope so, one day [Bryant will join the […]
Ice Cube says he's been in touch with Kobe Bryant about joining the BIG3... and he's gunning to get the Black Mamba back on the court as early as next year!! The rap legend and 3-on-3 league commish talked to KTLA Morning News Thursday about…
A super rare Kobe Bryant-edition pair of Air Jordan IIIs just sold at auction for $30,400 on eBay. Listed as “New with box,” the pair is highly collectible by any measure, thanks to their uncanny backstory. During Bryant’s 2002-03 season with the Lakers, Kobe had just departed from adidas and was enjoying life without the complications […]
The only pair of Air Jordan 3's ever made for Kobe Bryant has raked in an insane amount of cash on the auction block... selling for more than $30,000!! Here's why they're so freakin' expensive... the kicks were exclusively made for the Black Mamba…