Tag Archives: Kobe Bryant

  • 15 Highest NBA Salaries For The 2011-12 Season

    15 Highest NBA Salaries For The 2011-12 Season

    Now that we’re actually going to have a 2011-12 NBA season, I thought it would be fun to whip up a list of the top player salaries for this year. Why is a list of the NBA’s top salaries so amusing? It has to do with the league’s insanely complicated “soft” salary cap. This system, […]

  • Kobe Bryant Has A Hilarious Kwame Brown Story To Tell Us (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Has A Hilarious Kwame Brown Story To Tell Us (Video)

    Kobe Bryant was never fond of any of his Los Angeles Lakers teammates heading into the 2007-08 season.  Among those who Kobe didn’t think highly of was 2001 first overall draft pick, Kwame Brown, who struggled to develop confidence and transform himself into the NBA star many thought he would be when he came out […]

  • 15 Highest Pro Athlete Salaries of 2011

    15 Highest Pro Athlete Salaries of 2011

    The annual salaries commanded by pro athletes seem to be growing exponentially, don’t they? It just seems like every year, in every sport, somebody is breaking a record for most money paid to a grown man for playing a game. Some of us don’t really have a problem with this, and instead fantasize about what […]

  • 8 Potential Jobs for Locked Out NBA Stars

    8 Potential Jobs for Locked Out NBA Stars

    With the NBA players and owners seemingly as far apart as ever from reaching a contract agreement and ending the lockout, many players and even some coaches are scrambling to find new jobs that utilize their on-court skills in useful, productive ways off the court. Let’s take a look at which jobs some of the […]

  • 9 Ridiculously Hot Sports Wives Who Were Cheat On

    9 Ridiculously Hot Sports Wives Who Were Cheat On

    I think everyone can agree that adultery is always a bad choice. If you don’t want to be faithful to one lady, just don’t get married. Still, if we’re being honest, we probably have to admit that filthy rich pro athletes who cheat on their ridiculously hot trophy wives are somehow more contemptible than your […]

  • Kobe Bryant Hooks Up With Derrick Rose For An Alley-Oop (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Hooks Up With Derrick Rose For An Alley-Oop (Video)

    Derrick Rose and Kobe Bryant provided fans in the Philippines with their own version of the “Thrilla in Manila” on Saturday when the current and former MVPs hooked up for an incredible alley-oop play during a game between All-Stars from the NBA and the Philippine Basketball Association. While this will almost certainly be the first, […]

  • Kobe Bryant Posterized Emeka Okafor Last Night (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Posterized Emeka Okafor Last Night (Video)

    There were plenty of questions surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers heading into Game 5 of their best-of-seven series against the New Orleans Hornets last night at the Staples Center.  You could probably say that Kobe Bryant answered all of those questions with one thunderous slam over the head of Hornets’ center Emeka Okafor. One of […]

  • Kobe Bryant Gets A Technical, Calls the Ref A “F-ing Fag” (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Gets A Technical, Calls the Ref A “F-ing Fag” (Video)

    With the playoffs set to begin in only a few days and home-court advantage in the first round already secured for the Lakers, one would think that their game last night against the San Antonio Spurs would be somewhat meaningless.  Well don’t tell that to Kobe Bryant. The Black Mamba seemed poised to end the […]

  • Kobe Bryant Flies Turkish Airlines (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Flies Turkish Airlines (Video)

    Kobe Bryant has had little time to travel over the past three summers as his Los Angeles Lakers have continued to play basketball well into June, making the NBA Finals the past three seasons.  But when he does have the opportunity to get away, “The Black Mamba” chooses Turkish Airlines, and you should too. Heck, […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 2/20/11 — Kobe Bryant

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 2/20/11 — Kobe Bryant

    Playing in front of the hometown crowd at the Staples Center, Kobe Bryant had only two things on his mind once they tipped-off the 2011 NBA All-Star Game; win the game and capture honors as the Most Valuable Player.  Not only would he accomplish both feats, but he would do so in a rather impressive […]

  • 9 Insane Dunks You Have to See to Believe (Videos)

    9 Insane Dunks You Have to See to Believe (Videos)

    As you know, yesterday was the NBA All-Star Game, and like all All-Star games, no one really gives a sh*t. After all, it’s meaningless. But the NBA’s All-Star weekend has one redeeming quality: the Slam Dunk Contest. And while even the dunk contest can be boring, Blake Griffin managed to breath some life into this […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/25/11 — Kobe Bryant

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/25/11 — Kobe Bryant

    The Utah Jazz went into Los Angeles last night looking to snap their four-game losing streak, but it wouldn’t be easy as they were faced with the difficult task of beating the Lakers at the Staples Center.  Those in attendance may have expected a close game between these two Western Conference powerhouses, but what they […]