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WATCH: Lonzo Ball After Being Drafted By The Lakers At No. 2 (Audio)

Los Angeles Lakers No. 2 draft pick and new point guard Lonzo Ball speaks to the L.A. media for the first time as a Laker. Watch more of our most popular videos! Ever see Kobe Bryant trash talk in practice? What about Brandon Ingram and Kevin Durant scrimmaging at Team USA? Or Kobe's special message to Kevin Durant prior...
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The 'NBA Draft going back to school?' quiz

The NBA Draft is finally here, and while there isn't much drama regarding who will be selected with the first two picks on Thursday night, once you get to the Celtics at pick No. 3, it's anyone's guess as to who Danny Ainge might take there. It's already been an exciting week in the NBA with D'Angelo Russell, Brook Lopez and Dwight Howard already finding themselves in new homes...
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Ranking the No. 2 overall NBA Draft picks in the lottery era

We all know about the NBA's No. 1 overall draft picks. Many are legends as well as a few busts. Typically, the top pick is identified early on as a franchise changing talent and the fortunate team that won the draft lottery gets the select them.But what about the No. 2 overall pick? There have been some great players (and some busts) taken in the second slot. Sometimes the guy who...
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WATCH: Lakers Summer Workouts: Tyler Ennis, Larry Nance Jr., D'Angelo Russell and Tarik Black

We caught Los Angeles Lakers guard Tyler Ennis working on his shots at the facility. Plus, Tarik Black, D'Angelo Russell and Larry Nance Jr. hitting the weights with farmer's carrys before getting ready to hit the court. Watch more of our most popular videos! Ever see Kobe Bryant trash talk in practice? What about Brandon Ingram and Kevin Durant scrimmaging...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lakers Workout Gonzaga's Zach Collins (Interview)

The Los Angeles Lakers worked out Gonzaga’s Zach Collins on Monday morning, as part of their final workouts leading up to the draft. Interestingly, Collins, an expected lottery pick, was brought in for a group workout with five other prospects which will likely go undrafted in 2017. Does this mean the Lakers are even more interested in acquiring another first round draft pick...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe congratulates ‘White Mamba’ Taurasi on scoring record

Kobe Bryant was so impressed with Diana Taurasi breaking the WNBA’s all-time scoring record on Sunday that he is willing to share a nickname with the Phoenix Mercury star. Or, at least half a nickname.Taurasi, a three-time WNBA champion, passed Tina Thompson’s mark of 7,488 points when she scored 19 in a blowout win over the Los Angeles Sparks. Kobe was in attendance for the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant would ‘probably’ visit Donald Trump White House if he won title

The question of whether or not to visit a Donald Trump-led White House has been a divisive one in professional sports circles for the last several months, and now Kobe Bryant is weighing in.In an interview with Ben Strauss of Politico that ran on Tuesday, the recently-retired Lakers legend was asked if he would make the trip after winning a title.“I probably would go,” said Bryant...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving sought Kobe's advice about avoiding feud with LeBron

The Shaq-Kobe feud that prematurely ended the Los Angeles Lakers dynasty isn’t lost on Kyrie Irving, who is playing with an all-time great in LeBron James. Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal played together eight years, winning three titles before O’Neal was shipped off to Miami in the midst of animosity between himself and Bryant.Irving sees the potential for such a feud to...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

John Wall’s retweet saves fan from taking final exam

The Wizards’ 2016-17 season may have recently come to a close, but John Wall recorded an assist on Monday, just not on the court, like we’re used to seeing from him.It happened on Twitter in the afternoon when a high school student sent Wall a tweet — in need of some assistance — and he delivered.The student informed Wall that if he retweeted her tweet, her entire class would...
Via The Sports Daily
May 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant is still clutch, helps student avoid taking final exam

Kobe Bryant may have called it quits as far as his NBA career goes, but he’s still active on social media. And when one particular student sent him a tweet in search of some assistance, Bryant came through in the clutch.The high school student informed Kobe that an agreement was in place stating that if the former NBA star retweeted a photo, then his class wouldn’t have to take...
Via The Sports Daily
May 18, 2017  |  Discuss

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