Found February 27, 2012 on
Dude, it was only the All-Star Game. Kobe Bryant, who never saw a competition of any type he didn't want to win at all costs, suffered a mild concussion in addition to a broken nose in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game, Yahoo! Sports reports. Dwyane Wade drew blood on a hard foul on Bryant in the third quarter of the game, and Bryant's nose was visibly bent in the fourth quarter. As if LeBron James wasn't already taking enough heat for failing to challenge Bryant in the waning seconds, this means James was unwilling to take on a defender two inches...
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Bryant, who suffered the injury during Sunday's All-Star game, will see an ear, nose and throat specialist Tuesday. It is uncertain whether he'll play in Lakers' next game, Wednesday against Minnesota.Anybody wondering if Kobe Bryant will play Wednesday against Minnesota?
This video was shot in the summer, but was posted on YouTube yesterday. Which means Nike and Kobe Bryant must have retracted this statement and got their hands on the video rights before the cameraman decided to make it public, but yesterday the statute of limitations ran out and the video holder knew it was time to cash-in. [Follow me @TravisHouser]
If Kobe Bryant ever owns a team, his personnel department better not overlook a guy like Jeremy Lin.
Bryant said he is still amazed that nobody drafted Lin and two teams cut him this season before the Knicks picked him up.
The Lakers All-Star got a good look at Linsanity when the Knicks beat the Lakers 92-85 on Feb. 10. Lin outscored Bryant 38-34, just a night after Bryant said...
90% of an All Star Game is meaningless.
For most of the game, nobody plays defense, everybody showboats, and the main goal is to put on a show.
But then there’s that 10%. And boy can we learn some interesting things from that 10%.
LeBron James talks to Craig Sager after last night's All Star Game. (Screenshot via Black Sports Online)
Most importantly, we often get to see...
Lakers star Kobe Bryant suffered a nasal fracture during the Western Conference's 152-149 win over the East on Sunday night, the team announced on its website.
Kobe Bryant has a concussion in addition to the broken nose he sustained in the All-Star game.
The Los Angeles Lakers say Kobe Bryant has a "nasal fracture" after he was smacked in the nose by Dwyane Wade during the NBA All-Star game.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Kobe Bryant has surpassed Michael Jordan as the NBA All-Star game's greatest scorer.
Kevin Durant had 36 points in an MVP effort, Kobe Bryant set the all-time NBA All-Star Game scoring record and the West held off a furious rally for the second straight year to beat the East, 152-149, on Sunday.