Tag Archives: NBA

  • 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, […]

  • Andrew Goudelock Inbounds Ball Off Butt of Injured Josh Smith (Video)

    Andrew Goudelock Inbounds Ball Off Butt of Injured Josh Smith (Video)

    The Houston Rockets, a team that was supposed to be a legitimate contender this season after reaching the Western Conference Finals last year, have been an absolute joke. What little chemistry there was between superstars James Harden and Dwight Howard is completely gone, and on any given night only half the team actually tries. The […]

  • Harrison Barnes Juked Kevin Martin Out Of His Shorts (Video)

    Harrison Barnes Juked Kevin Martin Out Of His Shorts (Video)

    Last night, the Golden State Warriors avenged their pervious loss to the San Antonio Spurs by beating Gregg Popovich‘s team, 112-101.  And they did so in style. Just look at this move by Harrison Barnes, as he channels his inner-Barry Sanders to juke the Spurs’ Kevin Martin right out of his shorts: