Originally written on Sportress of Blogitude  |  Last updated 11/1/13

As stipulated in his contract, Kobe Bryant, who has yet to play this season and may be some time away from doing so, is scheduled to receive a $24.3 million advance on his salary on Friday from the Los Angeles Lakers. Kobe is set to make $30.5 million this season, so that amount accounts for […]The post Kobe Bryant to receive $24M in salary Friday, but could pay over $13M in taxes appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

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  • Most already know that Kobe makes millions. When Kobe signed his new contract with the Lakers, as with most athletics contracts, his contract was made public. I am a bit confused why this is "headline news!" Moreover, most--perhaps yourself being the exception--also know that the more money you make, the more taxes you have to pay. That being said, what is the point of this story? Did you think you were putting Kobe or the Laker organization on "blast?" Some of you so-called "sports' writers/analysis" are the "paparazzi" of sports' journalism...pathetic!!
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