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LMAOOOO how he got a 6-pack beer gut?! RT @Delblogo: Kobe doesn’t want Melo to see this, that’s why. pic.twitter.com/DInrl5XaQM — Amin Elhassan (@AminESPN) July 1, 2014 Coming on the heels of the news that Kobe Bryant returned from Europe on Wednesday night to help the Los Angeles Lakers woo Carmelo Anthony comes this amusing […] The post Kobe Bryant seems to have gained weight during his European vacation (photo) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
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Kobe Bryant flew in to Los Angeles late Wednesday night to be there when free agent Carmelo Anthony visits with the Lakers. Kobe only played in six games last season and likely will need to prove to ‘Melo that he’s in playing shape to make the Lakers a more attractive destination.
But is Kobe in playing shape?
Aside from the lower body problems that have plagued him over the...
Kobe Bryant sent the Charlotte Hornets – the original ones, that are now the New Orleans Pelicans, not the Michael Jordan owned version that previously known as the Charlotte Bobcats – a shout out Tuesday on Instagram. Kobe thanked them for telling him they didn’t need him and trading him to the Lakers.
On this day 18yrs ago the hornets told me right after they drafted...
When we tend to judge how well an NBA player has done over his career, we tend to use numbers of championships won as an indicator.
Recently, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant decided to come out and say that championships expectations even for the greatest players are sometimes uncalled for.
During an interview with Worldstar about the 2014 World Cup, Kobe came out and said that...
Prior to putting on the purple & gold of the Los Angeles Lakers, and winning five NBA championships and an MVP Award, Kobe Bryant was a member of the Charlotte Hornets, briefly. After being selected with the 13th overall pick in the 1996 Draft by the Hornets, Bryant was famously traded to the Lakers on […]
Kobe is basketball years is old and frankly most guys in their mid-30s look like this, just part of life’s ugly beer belly cycle. I am sure by the time training camp rolls around he will be in much better shape. He has plenty of time, it is the off-season, so if he wants to look like Boris Diaw or a mini Carmelo Anthony that is fine. Same thing happened to Ric Flair and he is...
Eighteen years ago today, the Charlotte Hornets made a trade that they'd like to have back.
Kobe Bryant hasn't forgotten that trade.
Charlotte took Bryant out of high school with the 13th pick in the 1996 NBA draft. Less than a week later, the Hornets traded the Black Mamba to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Kobe has played every single game of his NBA career for the Los Angeles Lakers, although he was actually drafted by the Hornets. Things have worked out pretty well for Kobe and the Lakers, and I’m sure the Hornets would like to take that trade back.
Knowing Kobe, he certainly took this to heart. It doesn’t seem like the Mamba takes anything lightly. So, of course, he thanked...
Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant really wants the Los Angeles Lakers to add another star to their roster.
That desire apparently is so great that Bryant returned from his European vacation late Wednesday night in order to be present for the Lakers’ pitch to free-agent Carmelo Anthony on Thursday, according to ESPN sources.
Bryant, who has a long history and friendship with Anthony...
The Los Angeles Lakers will sit-down with free-agent forward Carmelo Anthony on Thursday. According to Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles.com, the pitch to Anthony will be spearheaded by Lakers president Jeanie Buss, executive vice president of player personnel Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak. Jeanie Buss, who wasn’t present for the Lakers meeting with Dwight Howard last year, “has...
LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant attended the World Cup in Brazil and video has surfaced of an interview where the five-time NBA champion discussed the most prominent free agent on the market this offseason — no, not Carmelo Anthony — LeBron James.
In this latest video, Bryant is asked about the expectations levied upon a soccer player, having to win...
The Los Angeles Lakers will meet with free-agent forward Carmelo Anthony today and will have superstar Kobe Bryant present at the sit-down. According to ESPNLosAngeles.com’s Ramona Shelburne, Bryant left his European vacation early and flew home so he could be a key part of the Lakers’ pitch to Anthony. Bryant felt it was important to be in L.A. when the Lakers made their...
The Los Angeles Lakers have a long and rich history of acquiring superstars. Whether it is through a trade, the draft or free agency, the purple and gold seemingly always find a way to bring the stars to Hollywood.
Last summer, Dwight Howard put the Lakers in unfamiliar territory when he bolted to Houston to join the Rockets. It was the first time in recent memory that an All-Star...
Carmelo Anthony will continue his free agency tour on Thursday by visiting with the Los Angeles Lakers. No pitch to a superstar free agent would be complete for the Lakers without their five-time NBA champion and 16-time All-Star. That’s why Kobe Bryant reportedly flew back to LA from a European vacation late Wednesday night. As […]
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Kobe Bryant and his wife, Vanessa, have been active on Instagram. They have been posting pictures of all the places..
Kobe Bryant flew back from his family vacation in Europe to help the Lakers attract Carmelo Anthony
The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to return to a winning course, a championship contending orbit next season and they will try their best to make this happen. Kobe Bryant will be back and healthy, ready to lead his team back to the top but of course, the Black Mamba...
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