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Just when you thought the 2K franchise couldn’t get any more amazing… Today, 2K Sports released their first full length NBA 2K14 next gen trailer – in other words, this is what the game will look like on the PS4. The mind-blowing video, which is set to Phil Collins’ “In The Air Tonight”, features a number of different teams and players, but of course, the Lakers were the team that caught my eye. My favorite part of the video is when Kobe Bryant dunks on Derrick Rose. Pretty amazing for a video game. Check out the trailer in full below: .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } @media(min-width: 500px) { .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } } @media(min-width: 800px) { .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 336px; height: 280px; } }

Kobe Bryant sends message with his new Twitter avatar

Ever since Kobe Bryant joined the world of Twitter, he has hashed out some quality tweets.  Some can be called “subtweets”, which is defined as a tweet that is directed […]

3 Reasons why Kobe Bryant’s ESPN Ranking Is Ridiculous

3 Reasons why Kobe Bryant’s ESPN Ranking Is Ridiculous By Milan George: Hoopstuff Writer.. As the NBA season inches closer, has once again come out with their NBA Player Rankings. These are usually only talked about, because of their controversial rankings and this one takes the cake, as many people are scratching their heads that they named Los Angeles Lakers’ superstar...

VIDEO: Kobe Bryant is shooting again

Kobe Bryant is shooting again. It may only be set shots from just outside the key, but it’s still a sight for sore eyes. Bryant, who hasn’t launched a shot in an actual NBA game since April when he scored two clutch free throws just moments after tearing his Achilles, couldn’t resist getting a few shots up during a community event in Shanghai on Thursday. The video of Bryant...

Lakers News: Kobe Bryant says Achilles is “tight” but feels good about progress

There’s less than two weeks to go until opening night and we still don’t know when Kobe Bryant will be ready to make his much anticipated return to the court. The Black Mamba is making progress, but it’s hard to determine just how quickly that progress is coming along. During an interview with reporters on Thursday, Bryant revealed that his Achilles’ tendon was still “tight”...

ESPN ranks Kobe Bryant as the 25th best player in the NBA?


D’Antoni on whether he thinks Kobe will play in season opener: “No, I don’t think so”

The NBA’s opening night is rapidly approaching and all eyes are on Kobe Bryant. Can the Black Mamba make it back in time for October 29? Bryant did some jogging at Monday’s practice and hasn’t reported any ill effects from the session, yet he still has a way to go before he can play in an NBA game. According to Bleacher Report‘s Kevin Ding, Mike D’Antoni doesn’t think...

Kobe Bryant’s Aspiration to Be Like Floyd Mayweather Surprisingly Apt, In More Ways Than One

Perhaps scientists should look into whether being globally reviled serves as fuel for aging athletes. The empirical evidence is uncanny. At 35 and 36 years old, respectively, Kobe Bryant and Floyd Mayweather are performing at levels that really shouldn’t be possible in their sports. Michael Jordan‘s last season as a top-five NBA player came when he was 34. Muhammad Ali was never...

36 Rare and Iconic Photos of Kobe Bryant

As we get ready to kick off the NBA season let’s look back at one of the league’s biggest stars. Kobe, age 11, plays in a fundraiser while living in Italy. We all knew Bryant was a superstar when he took singer/actress Brandy to his high school prom in 1996. A member of the East team, Bryant shoots over the West team’s Jamaal Magloire during Magic’s Roundball Classic at...

VIDEO: Lakers vs. Warriors – extended highlights (10/15/13)

GAME RECAPS It may have been a bleary-eyed affair for those back in Los Angeles, but the Lakers were full of life in Beijing. The final score may add another W to the Golden State Warriors’ pre-season record, but it was what came in the first three quarters for the Los Angeles Lakers that really mattered. Once again carrying on without Kobe Bryant – who received loud cheers and...

Report: NBA Players Pick Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant Over LeBron James to Take Last Shot

Want to manufacture a controversy? Just ask a bunch of people to compare Michael Jordan, LeBron James and Kobe Bryant. ESPN the Magazine showed us all how it’s done by asking 26 current NBA players — a ridiculously small sample size, but just enough to create a story — who they would most like to see take the last shot with the game on the line. The vast majority of the players...

Lakers Numbers Used As Code Words For Drug Dealers

Even those that don’t know much about the NBA have heard of the Lakers and some of their past and present stars. A recent story on the rise of PCP says that drug dealers nationally are using the familiarity with current Laker Kobe Bryant, and former Lakers Shaquille O’Neal and Lamar Odom, as code words to indicate how much drugs are being requested. “It’s sold using basketball...

ESPN Ranks Kobe Bryant #25

Chris Bosh is ahead of Kobe Bryant in rankings. What rankings you might ask? ESPN NBA Player Rankings. Bosh is listed 24 as well for Bryant his listed 25. This is “BLASPHEMOUS” as Stephen A. Smith would say. Really? 25th? I personally would have put Bryant easily no debate in top 10. The media often fuels Bryant so why do they want to spark a fire? Last season, Kobe Bryant finished...

Kobe had to fight back tears when he returned to the Staples Center

As he limps out, center Dwight Howard cruises in. “What the f— is going on?” Bryant asks a trainer. “Dwight got ejected,” he is informed. In the retelling, Bryant waits eight seconds to utter another word, looking as if he might literally bite his tongue. “Sports have a funny way of doing s— like that,” he says. L.A. is about to be swept and Howard is about to leave...

WATCH: Lakers guard Nick Young’s halfcourt trick shot

Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young showed off his half court trick shot in Shanghai. Young also had an impressive alley-oop in Shanghai against the Golden State Warriors.

Kobe Bryant Passed On The Role Of Jesus Shuttlesworth Before It Was Given To Ray Allen

In a recent article from Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated reflecting on Kobe Bryant’s career, it is revealed that the Lakers star turned down the role of Jesus Shuttlesworth in Spike Lee’s ‘He Got Game’ before it was given to Ray Allen. That summer Spike Lee begins filming He Got Game, a movie with Denzel Washington about a basketball prodigy named Jesus Shuttlesworth. “I...
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