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Kobe Bryant gutted out a 31-point performance in a 113-96 Game 6 loss to the Nuggets on Thursday despite playing while ill. Kobe had a stomach issue that forced him to take two bags of IV fluids before the game and two more at halftime. He played well enough for the Lakers, but his teammates were lacking. He pointed that out after the game.
Asked whether he felt his teammates had...
Kobe Bryant was all smiles this past weekend, not only because of his L.A. Lakers beating the Denver Nuggets to capture their first-round series win against the Nuggets, but because he was greeted by his family -- his two daughters and his estranged wife Vanessa Bryant -- after the game.TNT cameras caught the lovely moment where Kobe's family meet up with him in front of...
The Los Angeles Lakers say Kobe Bryant will play Thursday night against the Denver Nuggets despite a stomach ailment that caused him to miss his team's morning shootaround.
Coach Mike Brown said Bryant was holding down liquids and had no restriction on his minutes.
Bryant has played through several injuries this season, missing minimal time with a concussion, ankle and wrist...
Kobe Bryant and the LA Lakers will be hosting the Denver Nuggets for game 7 of the first round. That’s right! One of the greatest of all-time is struggling to oust a team with no all-stars. You would think there would be some type of caveat as to why Kobe and the Lakers can’t get it done. But their just failing (JaMarcus Russell style…I probably went too far right there)....
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After handing the Denver Nuggets a game seven loss the “Black Mamba” hangs with his family. Do we smell possible reconciliation with wife Vanessa? She tends to stand by his side after doing Denver dirty.-TO
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Here is the video of the flagrant foul by Kobe Bryant on Kenneth Faried in Game 6 in Denver on Thursday night. Faried looked really dazed and confused after the big blow by Bryant but he got back up and hit his two foul shots.
News came out yesterday afternoon about Kobe Bryant’s stomach ailments. Despite being listed as “Questionable”, anyone with half a brain new he’d play & most, including myself, thought he’d come out firing. Well, Kobe, as always, did his part registering 31 points despite being visibly ill, fatigued & nowhere near 100%. And yet again, the [...]
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TIM DAHLBERG AP Sports Columnist Kobe Bryant hit his only shot that really mattered, then celebrated by slapping hands with Justin Timberlake. In the closing seconds of a Game 7 playoff win, the stars were aligning in Los Angeles once again, just like old times.
Except this was a first-round playoff series against a seriously less talented opponent. And...
Via Daniel Artest's InstagramAlmost three weeks ago, Metta World Peace did the unthinkable when he made a big elbow blow to the side of James Harden's head, causing him to have a suspension.World Peace, now seven games later from his suspension, has re-joined the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday for practice, looking to help the team overcome in the Denver Nuggets in a costly...
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By Payton Wales
The set-up was simple: an elimination game for the Nuggets in their house and Kobe Bryant has a stomach virus. A bad stomach virus to be completely forthcoming, the kind of virus that requires all kinds of things just to get out of bed, let alone play a game of basketball. IV fluids, special...
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It’s only fitting that on mothers day we show the NBA’s biggest stars and their moms for this special day. Happy mothers day to all the loving moms and that includes you Gloria.-TO
Delonte West Mother’s Day Shirt
Kobe Bryant’s Post Game Celebration With Fam
The Denver Nuggets on the brink of elimination for the second game ran the Los Angeles Lakers up and down the court to a 113-96 Game 6 win to force a Game 7 back in LA.
Game 7 will be Saturday night at the Staples Center. Denver hasn't played in a Game 7 since losing to Utah in the 1994 Western Conference semifinals.
“There’s no way I thought what happened tonight would...