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Sorry, Kobe Bryant. I'm not trying to take your well-earned nickname and hand it to someone else, but Manchester United snagged a black mamba of its own in signing Shinji Kagawa. On Tuesday, the Premier League runner-up announced that it reached an agreement to sign the Japanese attacker from German club Borussia Dortmund. Kagawa's £17 million ($26.3 million) move to Old Trafford made him Japan's biggest star almost overnight. He fufilled the dreams of millions of that country's soccer fans by earning a place at one of the Premier League's glamor clubs. Three factors make comparisons between Kagawa and the...
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The Lakers officially picked up Andrew Bynum's 16.1-million option, a formality for a player who finally tapped into the potential that had loomed above him throughout his career.
How long he's with the Lakers beyond that becomes the question.
Bynum, 24, will be in the last season of a four-year, 57.2-million contract. Negotiations on an extension had not begun, though...
Kobe Bryant may have a helicopter. Kobe Bryant may have multiple NBA Championships. Kobe Bryant may be richer than the finest German Chocolate Cake, but gosh darn it, he is just like any other father who takes his beautiful family to Disneyland: If you are curious as to why more individuals at the park [...]
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Lakers superstar guard Kobe Bryant has slowly morphed into an extremely fan friendly guy — Check out the Mamba rocking the Denim blazer while he embraces a big fan — That kind of contact doesn’t even happen on the court -TO
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Kobe Watches The Little Ones Play Soccer
LOS ANGELES -- The Lakers have exercised their $16.1 million contract option for next season on All-Star center Andrew Bynum. Los Angeles announced the move Monday. General manager Mitch Kupchak confirmed the Lakers would exercise the option. Bynum is coming off his best NBA season after averaging career highs with 18.7 points and 11.8 rebounds while making his first All-Star team...
Will Lamar Odom join the Lakers? Probably not. What about Deron Williams? Ditto.
Lakers fans won't want to hear it, but their off-season remodeling project remains as difficult as ever.
Williams, a likely free agent this summer and one of the NBA's top point guards, was cognizant of the Lakers' limited purchasing power. They have very little to spend on free agents...
Coming off of another disappointing second-round playoff exit, the Los Angeles Lakers were hoping to make their squad younger, but with Kobe’s and Pau’s enormous contracts, this will prove difficult. There is a report in the LA Times that believes only way possible for the Lakers to retain Nets Deron Williams services is through a [...]
Someone at Canadian television station CTV decided it was a good idea to let Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace do the weather forecast. How did it go? About as well as you would expect from Mr. World Peace:
Metta World Peace gives us this little gem when giving the weather for Victoria: "She sounds like she's hot...but she's actually cold - 14 degrees...
Metta World Peace of the Los Angeles Lakers is a busy, busy man. His latest gig is as a weather man for CTV in Vancouver, Canada.
The NBA is a league of superstars, but few players are able to keep that stardom over a long period of time. This article will take a look at which current players will be first ballot hall of famers when their career is over.
Kobe Bryant: Not much of an explanation needed here. Bryant has dominated the NBA over the last decade, and many consider him to end his career as the second...
Kobe Bryant and Andrew Bynum are planning separate trips to Germany this summer.
The NBA left Western Canada in 2001, which is a shame. The world certainly could have benefited from Metta World Peace delivering the weather report for Vancouver Island during his twice-yearly visits. For some reason, the Los Angeles Lakers forward played weatherman for CTV in British Columbia. There is nothing that can be said for what ensued other than to say it was awkward, and...
Kobe Bryant might always been the most hated man in Boston among the current generation of Celtics fans, but in the past two years the stars of the Miami Heat have challenged Bryant's title. Yet while the rest of the country saves its detest for LeBron James, we may be the only city with equal odium for Dwyane Wade. For diehard Celtics fans, the plays only need to be described...
If you been keeping up with the NBA playoffs, there is no doubt you have seen the myriad of fashion statements made by players.
From Kevin Durant's geek-look with backpack, to Dwyane Wade wearing eye-glasses with no lenses to Kobe Bryant's GQ look, there's no doubting players make a huge fashion statement whenever the cameras are around and they are not on the court...