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In what has been somewhat of a banner year for Los Angeles professional sports, Lakers guard Kobe Bryant and Clipper off-season acquisition PG Chris Paul were both named to the All-NBA first team selections Thursday: Just Announced – 2011-12 All-NBA First Team: @KingJames, @KDTrey5, @DwightHoward, @CP3 & Kobe Bryant. — NBA (@NBA) May 24, 2012 The first [...]
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'THE KOBE I USED TO KNOW'
Here’s a song that’s ripe for parody. Gotye’s Somebody I used to Know gets altered to the subject of Kobe Bryant — The Black Mamba’s clock is ticking, and this year might have been his best shot at winning ring #6. Great job on the track. -TO
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Chris Paul will recruit players to join him with the Clippers.
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...
Clippers Chris Paul and Blake Griffin were named to the All-NBA team when the league announced its selections on Thursday.
Paul was named to the first-team All-NBA and Griffin was named to the second team.
It was the second time in Pauls career that he has been named to the first team. He was joined on the All-NBA first team by Miamis LeBron James, Oklahoma Citys Kevin Durant,...
This fan does. And it makes him sad to reflect on those days.
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.
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...
LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard have been named to the All-NBA First Team.
Some 12 hours after they were swept 4-0 by the San Antonio Spurs and eliminated Sunday night from the Western Conference semifinals, the Clippers experienced a day for reflection about a successful season despite the pain of being pushed out of the playoffs.
Monday also was a day for the Clippers to discuss the future and how they could sustain what was built during the 2011-12...
In the NBA, there has been a lot of controversy about the correct basketball play. In particular, many have criticized Lebron James for his proclivity toward passing the ball in the most important moments of games, while praising Kobe Bryant. As the popular talking point goes, a true superstar should take his team onto his shoulders and will his team to victory when the pressure...
I’ll admit that every year I go into the NBA season rooting for the Lakers to win the title, but I knew going into this season that it was going to be hard pressed to win the Western Conference, yet alone the NBA Championship this year for this Lakers squad. The team was fundamentally flawed in so many ways, starting with the loss of Lamar Odom.
When the Chris Paul trade was...
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...
May 24: Tyson Chandler was seen at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA today with former teammates Chris Paul and Trevor Ariza. His wife Kimberly is also sitting next to him as they take on the Goliath.