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Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant’s comments about the Detroit Pistons aren’t cause for fans to get too bent out of shape about. Sure, Bryant let off a little steam and said something that didn’t sound too intelligent, suggesting the Pistons basically never existed after being beaten by Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls following [...]
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OKLAHOMA CITY -- I was thinking, as I watched L.A. Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant on Monday, how little it mattered his 33 years, his fading youth. Whatever else has faded, Kobe still has that ability to bend a basketball court to his will, to make us say wow, to dominate like few since Jordan.
And so he reminded us again Monday.
Here was a guy fighting for his legacy, for his sixth...
Kobe Bryant sounded defiant after the Lakers' 106-90 season-ending loss in Game 5 against Oklahoma City.
The Thunder held off 42 points from Kobe Bryant last night to close out the series in 5 games. They now await the red hot San Antonio Spurs. Despite the success of the Thunder, there was tragedy last night following the game. There have been reportedly at least 8 people shot and a pregnant woman [...]
With the Lakers out of the playoffs and changes looming, it is of course time to blast Kobe Bryant. Doing so has become old hat, but Dan Rib has done it in a new and interesting way. Here he is with his own version of Gotye's hit "Somebody That I Used To Know," instead called "The Kobe That We Used To Know."
"You didn't have to hog the ball. You...
This fan does. And it makes him sad to reflect on those days.
Last night the Thunder ousted the L.A. Lakers from the NBA playoffs. I can't say I'm disappointed. I CAN say I'm pretty happy about that. I dislike Kobe Bryant so much as a human being that I find it impossible to root for him. Yes, I'm a girl. I have a hard time separating a player's personal behavior with his athlete's persona. Don't even get me started...
Former NBA superstar Shaquille O'Neal is now starring in a brand new commercial in China for Harbin Beer.China loves the NBA and their superstars so this partnership between Shaq and Harbin Beer is a match made in heaven. Besides, Shaq, some of the most popular NBA stars in China include Jeremy Lin and Kobe Bryant.
The Thunder held off 42 points from Kobe Bryant last night to close out the series in 5 games. They now await the red hot San Antonio Spurs. Despite the success of the Thunder, there was tragedy last night following the game. There have been reportedly at least 8 people shot & a pregnant woman [...]
LeBron James was the leading vote-getter for the All-NBA team, while Kobe Bryant earned his 10th first-team selection, tied for second on the career list.
Bryant, a first-team pick for the seventh straight season, joined Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Elgin Baylor, Bob Cousy, Michael Jordan, Bob Pettit, and Jerry West with 10 selections to the first team. Karl Malone is the leader with 11...
EL SEGUNDO, CA -- Los Angeles Lakers' General Manager Mitch Kupchak met with the media following two days of exit interviews and provided answers to a couple of pertinent questions about the Purple and Gold.
One, Kobe Bryant asking to do his exit interview away from the team's offices didn't mean the superstar was in showdown mode, ready to make demands of management...
The San Antonio Spurs and the Oklahoma CIty Thunder will do battle with a spot to the NBA Finals on the line. The Thunder were able to send the Los Angeles Lakers home last night with a 106-90 victory to close out the series in five games. Despite 42 points from Kobe Bryant, it was too much Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant to send the Thunder to their second straight Conference...
Bynum appears indifferent to a Laker return while Bryant vows L.A. will construct another title contender soon.
In the aftermath of another disappointing Lakers playoff fail, L.A. center ANDREW BYNUM was asked if he intended to sign a long-term deal with the Lakers which L.A. holds a $16.1 million team option for next season. Get ready for another head scratching Bynum response...