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According to a report from Wealthx.com, Kobe Bryant unsurprisingly has the highest net worth in the NBA at $220 million. Endorsements throughout 15 years in the NBA from adidas, Sprite, McDonalds, Upper Deck and Spalding, Nike, Coca-Cola and most recently Turkish Airlines will certainly lead to that kind of success.
Kevin Garnett ($190M), LeBron James ($130M), Tim Duncan ($100M) and Ray Allen ($100M) round out the top 5.
Check out the top 10 NBA players with the highest net worth.
1. Kobe Bryant $220M
2. Kevin Garnett $190M
3. LeBron James $130M
4. Tim Duncan $100M
5. Ray Allen $100M
6. Vince Carter $95M
7. Dirk Nowitzki $90M
8. Dwyane Wade $85M
9. Carmelo Anthony $80M
10. Tracy McGrady $80M
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Kobe Bryant has been around for a long time, so this makes sense. He is still the biggest NBA star on the planet, who is still actively playing.
So, you can’t be too surprised by this report.
According to a report from Wealth-X.com (via Eric Pincus of the Los Angeles Times), Kobe Bryant has the highest net worth in the NBA. The Black Mamba is estimated to be worth a whopping...
Just because Kobe Bryant didn’t get what he wanted with concerns to Dwight Howard re-signing with the Los Angeles Lakers, he decided to Un-follow him on Twitter. Bryant should have gave Howard a better pitch, rather than telling him he wasn’t a winner and he should stay with L.A. so he could teach him how to become a winner. Bryant and Howard didn’t hit it off from the time...
Joe Brookes sent us this mix today. Nice short tribute video for KG. Check it out.
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Kobe Bryant has developed a reputation for telling you exactly what’s on his mind. Bryant was a member of the group who went to sit down with NBA free agent Dwight Howard to convince him to stay with the Lakers. Per “Yahoo Sports,” Kobe’s message was direct, Let me show you how to be a winner.
“You need to learn how it’s done first, and I can teach you here,” Bryant...
We reported the news yesterday that Kobe Bryant had a very direct message to Dwight Howard during the Los Angeles Lakers’ meeting with the coveted free agent center. I knew if there was one person who wasn’t going to beg, it was Kobe. If the Yahoo! report is any indication, it was much more of a challenge than anything else.
While I wasn’t surprised by the message Bryant...
With 28.2 seconds left and a five point lead in the penultimate game of the NBA Finals, the San Antonio Spurs had a 98.6 percent chance of winning their fifth championship. The rest, of course, is history -- Miami created a few extra possessions and a pair of 3-pointers from LeBron James and Ray Allen, along with a Kawhi Leonard missed free throw, knotted the game at 95. The Heat...
Kobe Bryant is FIRED UP! Dwight Howard has selected the Houston Rockets and Kobe is making his own statements via social media. Not only did he unfollow Dwight on Twitter, he put up a photo of him and Pau Gasol on Instagram.
Pau unfollowed Dwight on Twitter too. No love lost though, Dwight hit the unfollow button as well. Let the rivalry begin. Now Kobe has more motivation for...
While Dwight Howard changed his Twitter avatar and tweeted out his excitement to join the Rockets, Kobe Bryant took to Instagram to react to the news himself:
Free agent center Dwight Howard is in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado collecting his thoughts on all the free agency options he has in front of him from the Los Angeles Lakers to the Houston Rockets, and the consensus is that he will still stay with Kobe Bryant and company in L.A. Some still wonder what [...]The post Kobe Bryant’s message to Dwight Howard on Tuesday: Let me teach...
Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol are moving on — together.
Moments after Dwight Howard tweeted that he would be signing with the Houston Rockets, his former teammates with the Los Angeles Lakers cut ties in a very 2013 way. Bryant and Gasol unfollowed the center on Twitter.
Bryant went one step further by flaunting his bromance with Gasol in an Instagram picture. Bryant tagged the photo...
Now that Dwight Howard is gone, the Los Angeles Lakers will not use their amnesty provision on forward Pau Gasol, reports ESPNLosAngeles.com on Friday. Gasol will now likely slide over from power forward to center, the same position he was in when the 2009
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MIAMI They call him Da Truth.
Actually, he calls himself that.
James Ennis Twitter handle is @JamesDa_Truth. When asked Saturday about it, Ennis fessed up.
Thats my own nickname," said Ennis, a swingman who was taken with the No. 50 pick in the second round of the June 27 draft by Atlanta and then traded to Miami. I just thought of it just to make a Twitter. I didnt have...
All three members of the University of Louisville’s Class of 2014 recruiting class are expected to be in Las Vegas this weekend for the LeBron James Skills Academy. The event features the 80 top college basketball prospects in the country.