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“You wasn’t with me shooting in the gym.” One of the most popular one liners of 2012 made famous by Drake when he called out Kobe Bryant’s wife for the amount of bank she was going to be rewarded in a divorce settlement last January. A rekindled romance stopped that from happening, but Vanessa Bryant has made it clear she didn’t appreciate the shout out. Late Tuesday night she uploaded a screenshot of a conversation between herself and a fan on Instagram who asked what happened to a deleted comment from someone who quoted the rap. Bryant didn’t hold back from not only responding, but sharing with the world that she “[doesn't] need to be in the gym” followed by a continued rant:
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Kobe Bryant has labeled the Los Angeles Clippers as contenders. He said it. He might be getting a little soft in his old age.
It never seemed possible that he would show love to the other team in the City of Angels.
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Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant has never held his tongue for anybody. His recent comments prove that this will not change soon for any reason.
Bryant told ESPN that the Lakers are losing their bite because they are old.
These sentiments feel especially true when it comes to losses around the holidays.
After the Lakers dropped game the day after Christmas to the Nuggets, Bryant...
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“They’re very spectacular. They’re fun to watch. There’s no question about it,” Bryant said Thursday before going a step further. “They have higher jumpers than Showtime, though.”
…Bryant deemed the Clippers championship-worthy.
“Oh, for sure. They’re definitely one of the top contenders,” he said, crediting Chris Paul and Blake Griffin.
“[Paul] is extremely...
Was Kobe talking about the Lakers or Celtics?
After the Lakers 103-99 home loss to the Sixers last night, Kobe Bryant had this to say about his team's performance:
We're old as $h!t. What do you want? We just got to figure out how to play when we don't have that energy. We got to change things up a little bit defensively. We got to figure out what we want to do offensively...
The Los Angeles Lakers continue to struggle this season. They lost at home to the Philadelphia 76ers 103-99 on Tuesday night to fall to 15-16 on the season. Asked after the defeat to explain the team’s lack of energy, Kobe Bryant blamed the squad’s collective age.
“Because we’re old as …,” Bryant said via the Los Angeles Times. “What do you want? We just have to figure...
Tweet As far as athletes being outspoken goes, Kobe Bryant has to be near the top of that list. Following the Lakers 103-99 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night, Bryant was very frank in his answers about what his team’s problem was. ESPN Los Angeles’ Dave McMenamin reported the story, quoting Bryant and [...]
Kobe Bryant is self-admittedly having one of his best seasons in a while — he’s leading the NBA in scoring at the ripe old age of 34 — but his 15-16 Los Angeles Lakers are having one of their worst. After a 103-99 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night, a game in which twin towers Pau Gasol and Dwight Howard shot a combined 3-19 from the field, Kobe met with reporters...
The Los Angeles Lakers may have started slow at just 15-15 for the season, but one player says this is the best he's played in a long time.
This is probably the best I've played in a while," Kobe Bryant told ESPN after Monday's practice. "I've had years the last few years where I've felt pretty good but we kept my minutes down so the numbers didn...
Photo courtesy of Harry How, Getty ImagesMost teams in the NBA are fighting to keep their positions in the conference a favorable one, looking ahead come playoff time. The Lakers, meanwhile, are fighting to maintain a .500 record and, as of today, are failing miserably…still.Two weeks ago, these two teams met in Philly and the Lakers won fairly easily, leading by as much as 18...