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Opening day for the Los Angeles Dodgers kicked off on Monday and the franchise is poised for a new heights. The team even created a new intro video, “LA is ready for Dodgers baseball” to hype up Opening Day. The video features several prominent LA athletes and celebrities including NBA stars Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, and Blake Griffin. Members of the Kings and Galaxy franchises plus, celebrities like George Lopez, Kevin Hart and Snoop Lion (he will always and forever be Snoop DOGG to me.)
The Dodgers won their first game against the Giants 4-0. The two teams face off against tonight at Dodgers stadium.
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Yes he’s a future hall-of-famer. And yes, he is arguably the best player to have ever played in the NBA; some analysts place Kobe Bryant above Michael Jordan on the list of the NBA’s greatest players of all time. Questioning Bryant’s talent and accomplishments is ignorant; numbers never lie. His capabilities shouldn’t be the Laker’s concern, but the effects his presence has
NBA star Chris Paul goes with a trendy casual game day look yesterday, donned in a fitted H&M grey crew neck sweater, combined with olive $339 Comme Des Garcon carpenter pants, and neutral pair of $550 Ferragamo shoes. Chris spruces up his ensemble, accessorizing with a Camouflage driver cap, which I thought was pretty unique. I love to see attire that consist of pieces from...
Since the Los Angeles Lakers retired Shaquille O'Neal's jersey tonight, you knew that the Lakers would reach out to former teammate Kobe Bryant to say some words about Shaq.Below is the full message that Kobe delivered to the Staples Center crowd:
Black Mamba no more? Seems like KB might be incorporating the old nickname with the new one. This Kobe Bryant piece by Yih Tak Wong from Singapore City, Singapore pays homage to the “Black [...]
It takes a lot for Kobe Bryant to admit his mortality.
He played an entire season with a torn pinky (wining a gold medal and a championship when he really needed surgery). He had a severely sprained ankle that had him out indfinitely -- he did not miss a game and tried to give it a go the next time out.
Bryant, even with 16 years under his belt, cannot stop father time. It is...
Since the Los Angeles Clippers had the night off, it gave star point guard Chris Paul a chance to throw out the first pitch at a Los Angeles Dodgers game.In game two of the Dodgers opening series against the San Francisco Giants, Paul and his son, Chris Paul the 4th threw out the first pitch.Check out both of them posing with the first pitch ball below:(Courtesy of MLB)
It may be a turbulent season for the Los Angeles Lakers but Kobe Bryant brought some smiles to the team and fans versus the Kings.
Heading into the Sacramento game, Bryant was chasing NBA great Wilt Chamberlain on the All-Time scoring list for fourth place and in the second quarter of action, Kobe did it.
With one shot from the field, Kobe passed Wilt to score 31,423 point...
LOS ANGELES Tuesday night at Staples Center the Lakers will retire the number 34 jersey worn by the great center Shaquille ONeal during his eight-year tenure with the Lakers. Fans may also get to see another retirement of sorts: a public end to the Shaq-Kobe Bryant feud.
ONeal and Bryant both came to the Lakers in 1996 Shaq as a free agent and Kobe as part of a draft day trade...
Check out how some of your favorite jocks and their families spent the Easter holiday. Chris Paul planned an Easter egg hunt in the backyard of his Bel-Air home for his son, Lil Chris. His Clippers’ teammate Matt Barnes put one together for his twin boys and other family members also.
Deron Williams showed off his adorable family on Instagram.
Chad Johnson went to brunch...
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The 2012/13 NBA season looked like it was going to be all about power packed backcourt duos. The offseason saw numerous high profile guard combos hook up - the Lakers with Steve Nash and Kobe Bryant; Houston's Jeremy Lin and James Harden; Brooklyn teamed up Joe Johnson with Deron Williams. But which NBA backcourt starting pair...
Over the weekend Magic Johnson came out in support of his openly gay son Earvin Johnson III and said he could be any happier for his 20-year-old kid. The former NBA great told TMZ that he and his wife Cookie "support him in every way" and "we're very proud of him."
Kobe Bryant was so impressed by Magic's stand on his son's personal life, he lauded...
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-Steve Nash likely out (stock up for Kobe Bryant, Steve Blake)
-LeBron, Wade, Chalmers out (stock up for Chris Bosh, Ray Allen, Shane Battier, Norris Cole)
-Noah, Belinelli likely out (stock up for Jimmy Butler, Carlos Boozer, Taj Gibson, Nate Robinson)
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Nate Robinson ($5800)
Steve Blake ($3700)
Kobe Bryant ($9500)
Vince Carter ($5600...