NBA   |   Los Angeles Lakers  


KOBE BRYANT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Kobe Bryant Writes Letter To Younger Self for The Players’ Tribune

A post-retirement Kobe Bryant wrote a fantastic letter to his younger self that hit home for many NBA players and Lakers fans Kobe Bryant, the now retired icon who wrapped up a magical 20-year stint with the Los Angeles Lakers earlier this year, recently wrote a letter to his younger self on The Players’ Tribune. Bryant, […] Kobe Bryant Writes Letter To Younger Self for The...
Via Lake Show Life
1 day ago

Kevin Durant explains why he didn’t consider Lakers in free agency

The Los Angeles Lakers didn’t get a seat at the table when Kevin Durant was meeting with teams in free agency. How come? The NBA superstar explained why earlier this week, via Mark Medina of the L.A. Daily News: “Nothing against the Lakers, but I already had my mind set on who I wanted to talk to,” Durant said following practice with the U.S. Olympic team on Monday at...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kobe showcases ping pong skills in ad

It’s only been a few months since Kobe Bryant retired from the NBA, and now, after spending some time in China, it seems he’s landed a new gig. Bryant does play a sport for his new employer, although it’s not the one you’d probably guess. In his first appearance, he starred in a commercial in which he plays ping pong for a Chinese food delivery startup. The company is named...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving says he FaceTimed Kobe Bryant after winning NBA Title

One of the first calls Kyrie Irving made after winning the NBA title wasn’t to a family member or a lifelong friend, but to somebody that had been there before. Irving revealed during an interview with ThePostGame that he FaceTimed Kobe Bryant after he got into the locker room: I actually FaceTimed Kobe after the game as soon as I got in the locker room. Other than seeing my dad...
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant gets slimed after winning Legend Award

Kobe Bryant was honored at Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports 2016 on Thursday night, taking home a Legend Award. Bryant played in the NBA for 20 years, spending the entirety of that time period with the Lakers. The award he received on Thursday was “in recognition of his record-breaking achievements, unrivaled talent and outstanding sportsmanship on and off the basketball...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant announces on Instagram his wife is pregnant with their 3rd child

Recently retired Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant soon will have his hands full. Bryant announced Tuesday on Instagram that his wife Vanessa is pregnant with their third child -- all girls. "Beyond blessed and excited to share that we are expecting our third baby girl!!!" Bryant said in the Instagram post. The couple already has two girls --€“ Natalia, 13, and Gianna, 10...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant, wife Vanessa expecting third daughter

Kobe Bryant retired from the NBA only a few months ago, and he wasted no time expanding his family. Kobe and wife Vanessa announced on Instagram Tuesday that they are expecting their third child — a girl — which would give them three daughters. Beyond blessed and excited to share that we are expecting our third baby girl!!! #Blessed #BabyMamba #Thankful A photo...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Ingram likes the pressure of taking Kobe Bryant’s locker

The retirement of Kobe Bryant has left a vacancy in the Los Angeles Lakers’ locker room. That vacancy will be filled — literally — by the team’s first-round pick, Brandon Ingram, who now sits where Bryant sat for the past two decades. While taking Kobe’s locker may bring a good deal of pressure, it’s something that Ingram is wholeheartedly embracing. Brandon Ingram...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant, Jackie Chan hang out in China

The Kobe Bryant retirement tour took place on the court last season, with the Black Mamba receiving gifts from many teams around the league. The tour has now moved off the court, and it seems as if Kobe is traveling the world, crossing off items from his bucket list. One of them, apparently, was to eat dinner with Jackie Chan. The two recently met up in Beijing, China, and had...
Via The Sports Daily
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant to appear in Chinese reality TV show

Kobe Bryant is going to be doing more than fighting ghosts this summer. Although maybe there was a clue as to Bryant’s offseason agenda during his Ghostbusters ad which debuted during the NBA Finals. “My vision is bigger than that,” said the Black Mamba at the beginning of the spot. “We built a whole studio in China!” While we don’t know anything about any mysterious...
Via Awful Announcing
June 19, 2016  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Lakers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Effect of ban on Russia could span beyond the Olympic Games

One Gotta Go: NBA players hate Facebook too

QUIZ: Name every city to host the NBA All-Star Game

One Gotta Go: NBA players settle the fast food beef

One Gotta Go: NBA players make tough choices on their favorite rappers

One Gotta Go: NBA Summer League is not about that Game of Thrones life

The top NHL free agents available as offseason winds down

WATCH: NBA jersey sponsors that need to happen

Expansion draft playing heavy hand in the current NHL offseason

WATCH: Pop & Timmy have a guys' night out

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker