Tag Archives: NBA

  • Internet Reacts to Warriors’ Record-Breaking 73rd Win of the Season (Tweets)

    Internet Reacts to Warriors’ Record-Breaking 73rd Win of the Season (Tweets)

    The Golden State Warriors’ record-breaking 73rd win Wednesday night against the Memphis Grizzlies was somewhat overshadowed by Kobe Bryant‘s ridiculous 60-point performance in his final NBA game. It certainly didn’t help that the Warriors had the game in the bag the entire way, leading by 14 after the first quarter and by 20 at the half, […]

  • Kobe Bryant Shares a Moment With Shaq During Final Game (Video)

    Kobe Bryant Shares a Moment With Shaq During Final Game (Video)

    Everyone is at the Staples Center tonight to see Kobe Bryant play in his final game.  And that includes Kobe’s former Lakers teammate, Shaquille O’Neal. Shaq was seated courtside, and during a break in the action he and Kobe took a moment to catch up: And at the end of the game, after Kobe finished […]

  • Watch Kobe Bryant’s Final Introduction & Lakers Tribute (Video)

    Watch Kobe Bryant’s Final Introduction & Lakers Tribute (Video)

    Kobe Bryant‘s final game hasn’t even started yet, and already the Staples Center is boomin’. The atmosphere was electric as the Los Angeles Lakers got set to introduce the five-time NBA champion and two-time Finals MVP to their fans one last time. Here’s a look at how Kobe Bryant’s final introduction went down: Mamba’s final […]

  • #MambaDay: Internet Reacts to Kobe Bryant’s Final Game

    #MambaDay: Internet Reacts to Kobe Bryant’s Final Game

    We’re just minutes away from Kobe Bryant‘s final game, which takes place tonight at the Staples Center. It’s an event that everyone’s been waiting for all year, and it’s finally here.  Apparently, they’re calling it “Mamba Day,” and it’s all the rage on the internet right now. Here’s a look at how players, teams, celebrities, […]

  • Lakers Giving Away 400 Kobe Bryant Helicopter Figurines Tonight (Pics)

    Lakers Giving Away 400 Kobe Bryant Helicopter Figurines Tonight (Pics)

    Fans who were crazy enough to spend up to $27,500 for courtside seats to Kobe Bryant‘s grand finale will be happy to find out that they’re getting a little more bang for their buck now, thanks to these Kobe Bryant helicopter figurines. I couldn’t tell you whether or not these things can actually fly, or what other […]

  • New Nike Ad Reminds Us To Never Stop Hating Kobe Bryant (Video)

    New Nike Ad Reminds Us To Never Stop Hating Kobe Bryant (Video)

    Unless you’re a Los Angeles Lakers fan, there’s a good chance that at some point in your lifetime you’ve uttered the words, “I hate Kobe Bryant.”  Heck, I bet even Lakers fans have said those words at some time or another. But now that Kobe is set to play in his final NBA game tonight when […]

  • Lakers Will Have No. 8 and No. 24 on the Court for Kobe’s Last Game (Pic)

    Lakers Will Have No. 8 and No. 24 on the Court for Kobe’s Last Game (Pic)

    It’s not particularly unusual for athletes to switch numbers during the course of their career. But these switches usually involve switching teams, and even then superstars usually keep their numbers. That’s what makes the case of Kobe Bryant so unusual. He played 10 years with no. 8 on his back, winning three championships. Then, even […]

  • L.A. Native Kendrick Lamar Pays Tribute to Kobe’s Career (Video)

    L.A. Native Kendrick Lamar Pays Tribute to Kobe’s Career (Video)

    Kendrick Lamar gave the world a little poetry in this clip from Fade to Black, a tribute to Kobe Bryant. Lamar, who grew up in L.A. near the Forum, rhythmically sings the praises of the NBA icon and his 20-year career. Kendrick puts on a pretty good display against clips of Kobe doing Kobe stuff, […]