Found August 09, 2012 on
Kobe Bryant has woken up and that is a bad thing for the other teams moving forward. Bryant has is really the only American player that has struggled in these Olympics. Bryant found his touch again in the Americans 119-86 win over Australia in a Quarterfinal match up. Also LeBron James had a monster game what else is new?
Bryant really struggled in the 1st half but in the second half he found his grove. Bryant nailed 6 three pointers in the second half. Four of those three pointer came in a 67-second span in the 4th quarter. Bryant needed a game like this. Hopefully for the Americans sake this will get him going. Bryant also added a two point field goal to finish with 20 points.
“Just kind of searching for something to get me going, for something that would activate the Black Mamba, as Coach calls it,” Bryant said.
“On this team you really get a lot of easy shots because you play with a lot of really good players,” said Bryant. “I just found myself in a really good rh...
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Kobe Bryant felt the game getting close, then put it away from long range.
Bryant made six straight 3-pointers in the second half, LeBron James finished with a triple-double, and the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team advanced to the semifinals with a 119-86 victory over Australia on Wednesday night.
Bryant scored 20 points, flashing three fingers in the air after his third...
LONDON (AP) -- As the shot fell through the net, Kobe Bryant held up three fingers on each hand. It was his third straight 3-pointer in the fourth quarter, enough for the U.S. men's Olympic team to finally put away stubborn Australia.
Yes, all's fine with Bryant, and the Americans' gold medal hopes, as well.
Bryant silenced his critics and broke open a tight game with...
Kobe Bryant scored 20 points, LeBron James recorded a triple-double and the U.S. men's team stomped into the semifinals of the Olympic men's basketball tournament with a 119-86 win Wednesday night over Australia.
Seeking a gold medal to match the one they nabbed in China four years ago, the Americans will meet Argentina in the semis. The U.S. beat Argentina in Beijing, avenging...
Another team up another team down for Team USA as they trounced Australia 119-86 advancing them to the men’s basketball semifinals.
Flashing three fingers in the air after his third consecutive three-pointer in the fourth quarter, Bryant finished the game with 20 points and helped push the game out of reach in the late stages.
LeBron finished with a triple-double, 11 points, 14...
As we've previously talked about here, the romantic tale of the 2012 London Olympics has been Team USA basketballer Kobe Bryant and Australian swimmer Stephanie Rice. And it looks like the flirtations are continuing, with the pair today seen enjoying each other's company at the Olympic cycling event.
The photos, published on news.com.au show Bryant joking it up with Rice...
This is from Kobe’s official Facebook Fan Page. Well, it looks like Superman has found a home. I wish nothing but the best for Big Bynum. I hope he follows what was a great season last year with an even better one next year. I know LA is excited about the deal and rightfully so. [...]
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Dwight Howard held his first press conference as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, and one of the highlights was his impression of Kobe Bryant when he discussed their phone conversation from the night before.
We'll see how things work out in the coming months, but right now, Howard is all smiles.
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Kobe Bryant has already spoken to Dwight Howard following his trade to the Lakers.
During “Gay Day” in Michigan this “Christian” tells a woman to “Keep your ***** clean” so he has a more enjoyable experience when he rapes her. He then proceeds to read a passage from Isiah 13:11-22 from the Bible which he interprets as his God-given right to rape women who leave their house. Maybe Kobe Bryant was just really, really religious like this fellow.
Unless you have been hiding out in the jungle, you should have heard about the four-team blockbuster trade sending Dwight Howard to Los Angeles, Bynum to Philadelphia, and Andre Iguodala to Denver. Los Angeles has had a HELLUVA off-season by acquiring Steve Nash, and now they have the league’s best center in their clutches. [...]
I guess this is the week for Olympic teammates to put each other on blast. First USA track teammates Dawn Harper and Kellie Wells expressed displeasure at the coverage Lolo Jones received, now an Autrailian women’s basketball Kobe Bryant was photographed sitting with Australian swimmer Stephanie Rice during an Olympic event. It’s alleged that the [...]
Yahoo! Sports reports the Magic, Lakers, Nuggets and 76ers are
engaged in four-way talks about a blockbuster deal involving Dwight
Howard, which would send the center to Los Angeles to team up with
Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash.
Pool play is over, done with, caput! Now comes the knockout round, and if Team USA can pull off three more victories, the United States will continue their domination of the basketball world. However, before we look forward, perhaps we should take a look back at what was an unbalanced first round of games, and particularly, which members of Team USA have been most impressive so...