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Kobe Bryant, who is still recovering from the Achilles surgery he had in April, said earlier this week that he needed to get his “fat ass in shape.”  He gave a status update via Twitter on Friday. Dropped 5lbs in a day #getinshape #nutrition — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) October 11, 2013 Bryant addressed the media earlier this week and was asked what the 


Lakers' Nick Young crashes toboggan into Great Wall of China

Tweet Recently signed Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Nick Young is a bazar individual, to say the least. With the Lakers in currently in China for a preseason game against the Warriors on Tuesday, Young used his downtime to take a toboggan ride that ended in hilarious fashion, courtesy of teammate Jordan Farmar’s Instagram: Nothing...

Kobe Bryant Medically Cleared For All Basketball Activities

Just 6 months after rupturing his Achilles tendon, Lakers star Kobe Bryant has been cleared for all basketball activities with no restrictions, according to Dr. Robert Klapper. Bryant told reporters recently that he would need 3 weeks to condition his body into game shape when he KOBE. Cleared for ALL activities NO restrictions! He has 3 weeks to reboot to game1. The energy IN Staples...

Kobe Bryant Reportedly Cleared for Play

Six months ago, NBA legend and Los Angeles Lakers star shooting guard Kobe Bryant suffered an achilles tendon tear during a matchup against the Golden State Warriors.  Immediately, all hopes of a playoff run fell through the floor.  As a result, the team barely inched their way into the playoffs and were swept first round ...The post Kobe Bryant Reportedly Cleared for Play appeared...

Chris Kaman injures finger while sledding down Great Wall of China

This is one of the stranger injury reports that you’ll hear. The Los Angeles Lakers visited the Great Wall of China earlier today and even there they couldn’t come away injury free. On his way back down the wall, while traveling via toboggan, Shawne Williams crashed into Chris Kaman and crushed the center’s finger, according to the Los Angeles Times: Visitors to the Mutianyu...

Kobe Bryant Could 'Probably' Play Now If It Were Playoffs

Kobe Bryant has made progress in his return from a torn Achillies and intended to test himself in the Los Angeles Lakers' practice in Beijing. Bryant believes he would likely be able to make his return right now if it were the playoffs. "If today was a playoff or NBA Finals, could I play? Probably," Bryant said. "I'd get out there and do something." When...

Kobe Bryant attends Hublot “Black Mamba Watch” event in Beijing, China

With the Los Angeles Lakers overseas in Beijing, China to play the Golden State Warriors, it gave star guard Kobe Bryant a chance to attend a special Hublot watch event in his honor. Check out the below Instagram photo which shows Kobe attending the “Black Mamba Watch” Event and Mr. Bryant holding a Hublot box along with a fan with Chinese characters on it: *** Kobe Bryant image...

PHOTOS: The Lakers visit the Great Wall of China, sit on camels and go tobogganing

Earlier today the Los Angeles Lakers visited the Great Wall of China, and although the biggest news of the day was Chris Kaman’s finger injury as a result of tobogganing down the wall, the rest of the team got up to a lot of fun too. Below is a selection of photos and videos of the Lakers’ trip to the Great Wall, sourced via Twitter and Instagram. [View the story "PHOTOS...

VIDEO: Kobe Bryant and Floyd Mayweather kick it post Lakers game

Kobe Bryant and Floyd Mayweather recently chopped it up after a LA Lakers – Sacramento Kings game in Vegas.  Most of the convo is insignificant and inaudible but who cares, it’s two of the greatest athletes of our time dialoguing, and that makes it awesome. -@itsshanarenee

Los Angeles Lakers potentially gloomy future

Photo credit: Jeff Gross/NBAE/Getty Images       The Los Angeles Lakers, winners of 16 NBA championships, and arguably the most popular organization in the league, are suddenly on the precipice of a harrowing stretch that they haven’t faced before. There have been brief periods of mediocrity, but that was mostly tempered by the attraction of superstar players in their prime...

Chris Kaman injures his finger in toboggan mishap in China

Before the Los Angeles Lakers played a pair of preseason games against the Golden State Warriors in China, the Lakers naturally wanted to do a little sightseeing at the Great Wall of China, and that resulted in a bit of harm for center Chris Kaman, who injured his finger after being plowed into by teammate Shawne Williams. From the Los Angeles Times: His sled, essentially a...

D'Antoni Expects Nash To Miss Time 'Off And On The Whole Year'

Steve Nash left the Los Angeles Lakers' preseason loss to the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night due to a left ankle injury. Mike D'Antoni was asked about Nash missing time. "I think this will happen off and on the whole year," D'Antoni said. Nash missed a majority of last season with injuries.

Kobe Bryant takes photo with Jerry West in Beijing

With Los Angeles Lakers overseas in Beijing, China to do battle against the Golden State Warriors in a preseason affair on Tuesday night, it appears that Lakers star Kobe Bryant got to catch up with the man who drafted him. Former Lakers general manager Jerry West (who is currently a special advisor to the Warriors) took the below Instagram photo with Kobe and both NBA legends look...

Lakers Injury Update: Nash and Johnson likely to play Tuesday; Farmar and Kelly questionable

Before the Los Angeles Lakers headed off on their day trip to the Great Wall of China earlier today (or yesterday – this whole time difference thing is getting confusing now) they had their first practice session Beijing. According to Lakers reporter Mike Trudell, every member of the purple and gold – aside from Kobe Bryant – practiced with the team. This is good news seeing...

The Assist: Floyd Mayweather Jr. & Kobe Bryant flick up

Kobe Bryant spent time with Floyd Mayweather Jr. following a Lakers preseason game. Kobe recently returned from having a knee procedure in Germany but hasn’t started getting in game shape to make his return to the court. Vino referred to himself as a “fat ass” recently when asked about his expected return to the hardwood. “I need to get my fat ass in shape. “Six months...

Lakers News: Dwight Howard booed in the Philippines; heard “Kobe! Kobe!” chants from crowd

We love The Philippines. The Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers were in Manila today where they played a pre-season game in front of the basketball-crazy Filipinos. However, a lot of the fans out there love the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant. According to InterAKTV, Dwight Howard was booed by a number of fans and some in the crowd started chanting “Kobe! Kobe” during Thursday...
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