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Kobe Bryant shed 16 pounds to prepare his body for the Olympics.

Kobe Bryant Mackin With A Spanish Women In Spain

Kobe Bryant was caught in Barcelona, Spain on Wednesday in a nightclub "mackin" to a women inside a nightclub. According to TMZ, a source is claiming that Bryant was at an social event along with a few members of the USA basketball team. During the event, two women sat down near Kobe and asked for his autograph.Afterwards, the women got up and left and Kobe got up and...

Kobe Bryant, exercising his old man filter

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers recently came out in support of Pau Gasol for some inexplicable reason. He said, “As long as I’m there, he’s going to be there.” Now I didn’t know Gasol needed support. Perhaps I’m wrong, but I don’t think real basketball games are being played. Sure there’s this Olympic allusion, but those can’t be considered real games when...

Kobe credits German knee procedure, weight loss for high level of play

Kobe Bryant is the old guy on Team USA. At 33 he's four years older than the next older player on the team and has been in the league five years longer than anyone else. Kobe looked like he slowed down two seasons ago, then had a bit of a rejuvenation this season. Kobe talked to reporters including Jeremiah Tittle of the Guardian this week as Team USA gets ready for the Olympics...

Kobe Bryant Sheds 16 Pounds to Help Old Man Knees Going Into Summer Olympics, Says He Enjoys Aging

It's not Charles Barkley's Weight Watchers, but Kobe Bryant is slimming down. Bryant told the Guardian that he lost 16 pounds coming into this summer's Olympic Games in an effort to help his aging knees -- and be prepared for next year's NBA Finals, which he's fully planning to be a part of. "With summer basketball leading directly into the season -- and...

Kobe Bryant sheds 16 pounds for the Olympics

Kobe Bryant has been in the league since 1996.  He has clocked in a massive amount of miles on those knees and turning 34 on August 23rd does not help his aching joints. According to the London Guardian, Kobe Bryant lost 16 pounds to be ready for the intensity of the Olympics.  Shortly after, Kobe will have to prepare for the 2012-2013 NBA season.  For him, every ounce of talent...

Ranking Every USA Men’s Basketball Team

Could the 2012 Team USA beat the 1992 Dream Team? Kobe Bryant thinks so, but Michael Jordan laughs at the idea. First things first, this year’s...

Starting Lineups: LeBron, Kobe And KD Show Off Nike’s Olympic Hyperdunk+ iD, Kobe VII System And KDIV iD

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant show off for Nike and Team USA with their new Olympics-inspired kicks and gold medal aspirations.The post Starting Lineups: LeBron, Kobe And KD Show Off Nike’s Olympic Hyperdunk+ iD, Kobe VII System And KDIV iD appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.

All Time Mock Draft- Magic Johnson v Kobe Bryant

It’s the greatest internet fantasy geek tournament ever created, and it starts now.  Plus it’s a hell of a way to pass the off season rumor mill and FA period by. That’s right we have brought to The Sports Headquarters for the first time the All Time NBA Mock Draft. The basis of the competition is simple, we took every NBA player that has ever laced them up and made them...

NBA announces 2012/13 Portland Trailblazers complete season schedule

2012-2013 Rip City Opponents The 2012 NBA offseason is underway. The NBA draft has been completed, the NBA summer league in Las Vegas is over, all there is to do now is sit back and watch some USA basketball from the Olympics. Onto present matters. The 2012/13 National Basketball League schedule came out today. The Rip City roster has six new names on it since June’s NBA draft...

Ex-Knick Nate Robinson dodges gunfire at famed Rucker Park basketball court

Five people were shot Wednesday night at Harlem's famed Rucker Park where former-Knicks point guard Nate Robinson was among the throngs of people who dodged the flying bullets according to witnesses. The gunfire broke out at about 11 p.m. at the courts on West 155th Street and Eighth Avenue at the annual Entertainers Basketball Classic— which features many NBA stars and local...

Instead of Arguing ‘Dream Team’ vs 2012 USA Basketball, Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off

It’s been funny to watch the media’s recent obsession with revisionist basketball history heading into the 2012 Summer Olympics. They’ve managed to stir up debates with everyone from President Barack Obama to Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant about 1992′s “Dream … Continue reading →
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