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Pam Bryant, Kobe's Mom, is auctioning off a number of one of a kind Kobe items, offering fans a shot at anything from championship rings to Teen Choice awards.
Los Angeles Lakers fans gave Kobe Bryant a standing ovation as he tried to inspire his team by making a move to a seat behind the bench (while on crutches) during the third quarter of Sunday's Game 4 of their Western Conference playoff series.
The Lakers were down by 21 points at the time that Bryant made the move. Unfortunately, it didn't help them pick up their game...
Kobe Bryant absolved Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D’Antoni from all responsibility for his torn Achilles’ tendon injury when he spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Bryant conducted a news conference after the Lakers held their exit meetings following their disappointing season. Bryant took the opportunity to absolve D’Antoni of responsibility for the injury, and he also...
With the recent injury of Kobe Bryant’s ACL forcing him to miss the rest of the NBA Playoffs, a lot of chatter around the league has been how he will return. The return isn’t the question, Kobe will return and play more basketball. He’s not ready to pull out the rocking chair just yet. The longer Bryant plays, the more he climbs up the rankings as one of the best to ever play...
After suffering a season-ending ACL injury, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant hadn’t made an appearance at the Staples Center since.
However with eight minutes to go in the third quarter of game four against the San Antonio Spurs, Kobe Bryant made his way to the Lakers bench. Despite the Lakers getting demolished by the Spurs, Lakers fans cheered his appearance and chanted, “MVP”:
The Los Angeles Lakers dug themselves into a massive hole with a blowout loss to the San Antonio Spurs in Game 3 on Friday night — one that they likely will not climb out of. The Lakers have disappointed their fans all season long, but as anticipated they have looked particularly lost without Kobe Bryant. Injuries have been the team’s biggest issue, but that hasn’t stopped...
It's alright, Kobe. Not even you could watch this video without giggling in amazement; after all, this is the Keyboard Cat. And it is glorious.
Even without Kobe Bryant — or a legitimate chance of winning — the Lakers still attracted the largest NBA playoff audience of the weekend on cable. Game 4 of the Spurs/Lakers first round NBA playoff [...]
Kobe Bryant appeared on the Lakers bench Sunday night in the third quarter. The goal of course was to provide moral support to a team that was clearly being swept out of the first round of the playoffs and not to make a sartorial statement in Givenchy and crutches but somehow, he managed to do both.
Givenchy is the jock’s go to look of the moment. Last summer you saw LeBron James...
EL SEGUNDO, CA Kobe Bryant rolled into the media workroom at the Lakers practice facility on a scooter, protecting his surgically repaired Achilles tendon.
Then, following his exit meeting, he proceeded to run over all of Dwight Howards critics; you know, the ones who say the team should cut ties with the games best big man and let him walk as a free agent.
Los Angeles is the...
On the opposite side of the Western Conference playoffs bracket, but only a state away, the Oklahoma City Thunder are reeling from the loss of guard Russell Westbrook for an as of yet undetermined amount of time. Should it prove longer than a week or two, the prohibitive Western Conference Finals will likely see their season fall short of lofty expectations.
In Los Angeles...
Dwight Howard could have played his last game in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform on Sunday. He was ejected after picking up his second technical foul in Game 4 against the San Antonio Spurs, and says this season and playoff series was “a bad dream.”
The Los Angeles Lakers concluded their disappointing 2012-13 season Tuesday, conducting their exit interviews after cleaning out their lockers. The big question for the offseason: Will Dwight Howard sign a long-term contract with the Lakers or say goodbye? Howard
A huge step in pro sports happened today as NBAer Jason Collins came out as the first active gay athlete, according to Sports Illustrated. Several sports figures took to Twitter to show their support for Collins’
Proud of @jasoncollins34. Don’t suffocate who u r because of the ignorance of others #courage #support #mambaarmystandup #BYOU
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 29...
Sunday night the L.A. Lakers were swept from the playoffs and went out with a thud. After already losing Kobe Bryant for the season and playing without Steve Nash, Steve Blake and Metta World Peace among others the Lakers hopes rested squarely on the shoulders of Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol.
Now I for one have not been a Howard supporter. I do believe he is very overrated and wouldn’t...