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VIDEO: Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin, Carlos Boozer featured in new NBA 2K15 trailer

via 2K Sports If you can’t wait five more weeks in order to see Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer on the same court together while wearing the Lakers’ purple and gold, this NBA 2K15 trailer is perfect for you. The two minute clip, which is set to “Suck My Kiss” by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, features TNT’s Ernie Johnson and Shaquille O’Neal who will host the...
Via Lakerholicz.com
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Has ZERO Trade Value

Kobe Bryant is often seen as one of the best players in the game. But according to a NBA general manager, Kobe’s time may have passed. The rumor mill has been going crazy for the past couple of years on whether or not Kobe will retire soon. What’s interesting is that last year, the Lakers signed him to a two-year $48.5M contract extension. Which made him the league’s highest...
Via Geeks and Cleats
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant trash talked LeBron James after ‘The Decision’

The Los Angeles Lakers had just defeated the Boston Celtics in the 2010 NBA Finals, making them back-to-back NBA champions, but all of the attention was on LeBron James and his decision to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat. That did not sit well with Kobe Bryant. From Bleacher Report’s Kevin Ding: With a brutal seven-game victory over the Celtics in the bank for...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NBA GM Says Kobe Has No Trade Value

The Los Angeles Lakers granted Kobe Bryant a 2-year, $48 million extension before he tore his Achilles. Many questioned the move from a business standpoint. Obviously, Kobe Bryant is one of the greatest players to ever play the game, but he’s on the downside of his career and the Lakers handicapped themselves from signing other max guys. Trading Kobe could be an option to free...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Trailer for new Kobe Bryant documentary looks good

Showtime and Lakers’ Kobe Bryant are set to debut a new documentary on Bryant himself and from the looks of the trailer, it ought to be good. In it, you see Kobe rehabbing his injured Achilles while talking about choices and giving a motivational talk about not being average.  
Via Crossover Chronicles
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe sent LeBron great text message in 2010

Kobe Bryant’s incredibly competitive spirit was on full display in a text message he sent LeBron James during the infamous summer of 2010. The summer of 2010 was the one when LeBron left Cleveland for Miami to form a Big 3 with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the Heat. Prior to James announcing his […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant Believes NBA Players Like Him, LeBron James Are Underpaid

Kobe Bryant believes that elite NBA players, including him, are underpaid. The Los Angeles Lakers star told Sports Illustrated’s Chris Ballard — who wrote the most recent cover story on Bryant — that he doesn’t think that the league’s maximum contracts are fair or that players should be pressured to take pay cuts to create more cap room for their team. KB believes players...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kobe Bryant takes over 1995 high school playoff game

Any NBA fan has seen highlights of Kobe Bryant taking over a game. The five-time NBA champion scored 81 points in a single game once, and he has scored 50 or more in a game 25 times in his career. But have you ever seen Kobe dominate in high school? We have you covered. In […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant ‘Achilles’ sculpture from Taiwan is a mythological marvel (photos)

Kobe Bryant may be a revered, idolized and respected superstar here in the States, but in Asia, the Los Angeles Lakers veteran, like many American athletes, are worshiped as if they were the modern day incarnation of mythological heroes. Just ask this guy. Given his status as practically an otherworldly entity, perhaps it shouldn’t be […] The post Kobe Bryant ‘Achilles’ sculpture...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nike unveils 'House of Mamba' LED basketball court

We may have reached a new level for interactive basketball courts. Nike recently teamed up with AKQA and produced the world’s first full-sized reactive LED basketball court in Shanghai, China. The court will help athletes train and adds an interactive, engaging element to a normal training session. It mimics drills based on Kobe Bryant’s own training regimen, and features motion...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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