Found August 05, 2012 on The NBA Passionista:
  Vanessa may have brought some peace and serenity to Kobe, but it was a short-timed solution as this picture was taken of Kobe “Bean” Bryant chatting up a pretty blonde-haired snow bunny. Hey, it could be harmless, but then he could have slipped her his room number and smashed her later on. One tip, [...]

Report: Bryant might consider finishing his career in Europe

Kobe Bryant is intrigued by the notion of finishing his basketball career in Europe, according to a Yahoo! Sports report. Bryant, 33, lived in Italy while growing up when his father, Joe Bryant, played professionally there, and he speaks Spanish and Italian fluently. When asked in London about the possibility of playing a season in Europe, Bryant told Yahoo! Sports: "It...

Kobe Bryant Says He Might Finish Playing Career Overseas

  I think we know the real reason why Kobe wants to finish his career overseas and I am not mad at you at all for it Bean. Kobe Bryant has said again he might choose to end his career with a couple years in Europe after the NBA. This time he said it to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports while both were in London for the Olympics. “It would be natural for me to go do it. It wouldn’t...

Lakers Rumors: Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Would be Foolish to Play a Season in Europe

Kobe Bryant has enjoyed stealing the attention of the 2012 Men’s Basketball Olympics team a little too much. His latest quote was a little over-the-top. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Bryant said that he would be willing to spend one of his last seasons as a professional basketball player in Europe. “It would [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

Kobe Bryant thinks he’ll play in Europe once retiring from the NBA

Kobe Bryant spent a significant portion of his youth living in Italy while his father, Joe “Jellybean” Bryant played professionally there following his stint in the NBA. So it’s natural that Kobe would also consider winding up his pro career overseas. While most head overseas with the hopes of returning to the NBA, Kobe’s would [...]

Team USA cruising through pool play

Kobe Bryant and Team USA are backing up their bold pre-Olympic talk. Who saw any of this coming? Team USA has been not only winning their games, they have been demolishing their opponents about halfway through pool play. This all started with France, and even facing another team with some notable NBA star power, Team USA came out and took care of business. Then came Tunisia where...

Kobe & Vanessa Bryant spend quality time at final Olympics swimming matches

Kobe Bryant and his estranged – I mean the divorce is still pending but clearly they’re “cool,” yes? – wife Vanessa Bryant attended the final swimming match on Saturday in London. The two watched as Michael Phelps wrapped up his illustrious Olympic career and even had a few playful moments with each other. How cute [...]

Kobe Considering Playing One Season In Europe After NBA Career Concludes

Kobe Bryant speaks both Italian and Spanish, and lived in Italy for several years as a child where his father played professionally.

Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony and more check out Beach Volleyball & track events

Team USA, the basketball version. Has been very visible in their support of fellow Olympians. Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and James Harden were spotted testing out the starting blocks at track & field. James and KD were joined by Carmelo Anthony at the beach volleyball event to cheer on the duo of Kerri [...]

Facundo Campazzo apologizes to Kobe Bryant, but not to Carmelo Anthony

  You might remember on Monday during the USA-Argentina game, where Carmelo Anthony was coming down from a three-pointer and Argentinian player, Facundo Campazzo, hits Carmelo Anthony in the junk and a slew of words ensued. No? Well here’s the video again: At one point it looked as if Luis Scola was coming to bark [...]

Paul Wall Offers Lakers’ Kobe Bryant a Custom Made Grill; Says Lebron Bought Four

  Ever since Ryan Lochte had the internet going nuts for sporting his custom made diamond Olympic grill. A few days after it was discovered that Paul Wall The People’s Champ had crafted the the grill curiosity peaked about who would be the next athlete to sport a custom-made piece. Will it be Kobe Bryant? [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links...

David Robinson on 2012 team: “They could beat us on any given day”

David Robinsoncredit: With all the fuss surrounding the 2012 US Olympic team and the 1992 “Dream Team” and who is superior, it seems like everyone wants to chime in. Michael Jordan and Charles Barkley have been very clear on what their stance is, believing that they were far and away the better team. Guys like Kobe Bryant and LeBron James believe they could...

US men confident heading to Olympic hoop quarters

Mike Krzyzewski is tired of questions about the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team. He says the Americans have ''done a really good job'' while going 5-0 in pool play and doesn't understand why people are surprised when they are forced to play tough games, because he expects them all to be difficult. The next opponent is Australia on Wednesday in the quarterfinals...
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