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  • Dwyane Wade’s Gift to Kobe Bryant was a One-Year Netflix Subscription

    Dwyane Wade’s Gift to Kobe Bryant was a One-Year Netflix Subscription

    This past weekend will forever be a memorable one for Kobe Bryant, who took part in his 18th and final NBA All-Star Game.  To celebrate the occasion with their longtime friend and opponent, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade rented out a Toronto restaurant and hosted a private “Gentleman’s Supper Club,” as they called […]

  • 18 Journalists and Broadcasters Share Their Favorite Kobe Bryant Stories

    18 Journalists and Broadcasters Share Their Favorite Kobe Bryant Stories

    Kobe Bryant announced back in November that he’ll be retiring at the end of the 2015-16 season. Now that the end is actually on the horizon, just about every player, coach, reporter, broadcaster, and writer who has ever worked alongside the guy is starting to reflect on his legendary NBA career. And the result is […]

  • LeBron Gets the Kobe Shoe Treatment after Last Night’s Game (Pics)

    LeBron Gets the Kobe Shoe Treatment after Last Night’s Game (Pics)

    Kobe Bryant squared off against LeBron James for what’s likely the last time in Cleveland last night. And though the Cavaliers won handily, Kobe was still feeling charitable, so he kicked over to LeBron a pair of gold Nike Kobe’s as a way of saying “Thanks, and good luck.” It’s a gesture we’ve seen several times […]

  • REPORT: Lakers Offered Cavs Kobe Bryant for LeBron James Back in 2007

    REPORT: Lakers Offered Cavs Kobe Bryant for LeBron James Back in 2007

    It was the summer of 2007.  LeBron James was only 22-years-old and his Cleveland Cavaliers were fresh off an NBA Finals appearance, where they lost to the San Antonio Spurs in four straight. Kobe Bryant and the Lakers, on the other hand, were stuck in a rut, with zero playoff series victories in their past three season–after […]

  • Tyronn Lue Recalls the Time Kobe Bryant Tried to Fight Him

    Tyronn Lue Recalls the Time Kobe Bryant Tried to Fight Him

    The Kobe Bryant retirement tour pulls into Cleveland on Wednesday. It won’t be the last time the Black Mamba plays LeBron, as the Cavs will visit L.A. on March 10. But it will be the first time Cavs head coach Tyronn Lue coaches against his former teammate. Lue, 38, played with the Lakers from 1998-2001, winning […]

  • Robert Horry: “Steph Curry, A More Dangerous Offensive Player Than Kobe In His Prime (Audio)

    Robert Horry: “Steph Curry, A More Dangerous Offensive Player Than Kobe In His Prime (Audio)

    Robert “Big-Shot Bob” Horry won seven NBA championships during his 16-year career. He played along side Kobe Bryant from 1997-2003 winning 3 NBA championships along the way. During an interview with Justin Termine on SiriusXM NBA Radio when asked to choose between Stephen Curry and peak Kobe Bryant as the most dangerous offensive player. “Kobe in his prime really wasn’t that great of a […]

  • Kobe Bryant Gets Posterized, Responds With a Dagger (Videos)

    Kobe Bryant Gets Posterized, Responds With a Dagger (Videos)

    Not much was expected from last night’s battle between the Los Angeles Lakers and the New Orleans Pelicans, but the game actually turned out to be quite entertaining, especially the final two-minutes.  And Kobe Bryant had a hand in most of the action. First, the bad for Kobe.  That would be this Ryan Anderson dunk, […]

  • NBA2K Game Developers Being Sued By Tattoo Artists (Video)

    NBA2K Game Developers Being Sued By Tattoo Artists (Video)

    These video games are getting more realistic every single year, but being more realistic just may cost the makers of NBA2k a bunch of money. Take-Two Interactive and Visual Concepts, the developers behind the hit video game basketball series “NBA2k”, are being sued for copyright infringement due to the depiction of player tattoos on NBA2k16. […]

  • Dirk Nowitzki Hits Game-Winner vs. Lakers, Gets Props from Kobe (Video)

    Dirk Nowitzki Hits Game-Winner vs. Lakers, Gets Props from Kobe (Video)

    During his nation-wide farewell tour, we’ve seen a side of Kobe Bryant that has been dormant (or at least hidden), as he’s acted like a human being, rather than some programmed competition machine. For instance, in all the years he played, would you have ever expected him to congratulate an opponent on a shot DURING […]

  • Ex-Laker Says Kobe Bryant Sucker Punched Him Over $100 (Audio)

    Ex-Laker Says Kobe Bryant Sucker Punched Him Over $100 (Audio)

    Looks like Kobe was about that life back in the day. All over $100?? Seems to me this was more about respect than the actual $100. Former Los Angeles Lakers Samaki Walker was on the Brown and Scoop on CBS Radio’s Play.It and he told a story of how Kobe sucker punched him over $100 back in […]