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No one has ever doubted Kobe Bryant‘s competitiveness. The Lakers star is watching the NBA Finals carefully. If the Spurs win, that means Tim Duncan has one more ring than Bryant. “My goal is to win more than five,” Bryant told Stephan A. Smith on ESPN Radio. “If he does win five, hopefully that pushes our organization upstairs to be even more determined and more driven to make the necessary expenses to make sure we continue the next year and the year after that.” It’s interesting that Bryant mentioned “the year after that.” Bryant’s contract only runs through the 2013-14 season. He’ll be 35 years old by the time next season starts and coming off Achilles surgery. A sixth ring would tie Bryant with Michael Jordan, Bob Cousy, Kareem Abdul-Jabaar and Scottie Pippen for 10th most titles all time. There are 12 players with five rings.
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Kobe Bryant has settled a lawsuit against his mother, Pamela Bryant related to his basketball memorabilia. Per ESPN, Kobe will allow his parents to sell 10% of the items originally scheduled for auction. Kobe’s parents also issued a letter of apology:
“We regret our actions and statements related to the Kobe Bryant auction memorabilia,” Joe and Pamela Bryant said in the statement...
Kobe Bryant talked about the possibility of Tim Duncan tying him with five NBA titles.
"My goal is to win more than five," said Bryant. "If he does win five, hopefully that pushes our organization upstairs to be even more determined and more driven to make the necessary expenses to make sure we continue the next year and the year after that."
Bryant is confident...
NEWARK, N.J. - A New Jersey auction house says it has reached a settlement in a lawsuit over memorabilia from NBA star Kobe Bryant's high school and early pro career.
Goldin Auctions sued in federal court last month after Bryant's lawyers wrote the company telling it to cancel the planned June auction. The Los Angeles Lakers star claimed his mother, Pamela, didn't have...
Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we posted a video clip of 2-year-old trick shot artist Titus Ashby defeating former Lakers center Shaquille O’Neal in a shooting contest.
In this shooting contest, Titus faced off against Lakers guard Kobe Bryant and thanks to a buzzer beater, Kobe was able to survive the embarrassment of being beaten by a 2-year-old:
Kobe Bryant is getting toward the end of his NBA career, but it is unclear exactly how many seasons he plans to continue playing. Before he suffered a torn Achilles, there was reason to believe Kobe would play out the final year of his contract next season and then walk away. A recent comment he [...]
Early last month, news broke out that Kobe Bryant’s own mother was in contact with an auction house with an intent to sell some prized possessions that belonged to the Black [...]
A New Jersey auction house says it has reached a settlement in a
lawsuit over memorabilia from NBA star Kobe Bryant's high school
and early pro career.
Kobe Bryant and the company that was to auction off his memorabilia have reached an agreement and his parents have apologized for their role in the dispute.
Remember when Kobe Bryant used to dunk and it wasn’t a surprise? Yeah, me either.
(props to Deadspin as always)
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When you start talking the most dominant players of this generation, there is a general short list of players that should be included in every conversation. When you look at the totality of work, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, and Shaquille O’Neal are the usual suspects. People might take these comments from LeBron as a shot [...]
The one and only Trick Shot Titus was back on Jimmy Kimmel Live, this taking going up against Kobe Bryant. How did the young sharp-shooter do?
Kobe Bryant, DeAndre Jordan, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo, Andre Iguodala, Matt Barnes, Metta World Peace and Shaq take part in the hilarious Jimmy Kimmel segment ‘Mean Tweets’ which consists of celebrities reading mean tweets written about them on the popular social media site.
Kobe Bryant looks to be recovering well as he took part in a shooting competition on Jimmy Kimmel Live against Trick-Shot Titus, a 2-year old basketball phenom.
NBA stars are subjected to some insane commentary from fans. Late night host, Jimmy Kimmel decided to have a bit of fun with this during his segment, “Mean Tweets” the NBA edition. Kobe Bryant, Metta World Peace, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo, DeAndre Jordan and more read some of the crazy tweets people send them.
Hilarious. Rondo and the turtle, Shaq not fitting...