1. Kobe Bryant Is About to Enter the Most Challenging Season of His 20-Year Career

    If you hang around the NBA anywhere near as long as Kobe Bryant has, you're bound to run into your fair share of obstacles...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 43,034 reads 215 comments

  2. Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal's Top Quotes from the Latest 'Big Podcast'

    Time heals all wounds, as the old cliche goes. Apparently, it heals all beefs, too, or at least the infamous one between Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 days ago 74,297 reads 225 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Receives His Lowest 'NBA 2K' Player Rating Yet

    Among Kobe Bryant 's career milestones is having appeared in every NBA 2K game to date. But in the upcoming NBA 2K16 edition, the Black Mamba's player rating of 85 is his lowest yet...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 days ago 404,926 reads 697 comments

  4. Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal Comment on Lakers, Relationship, Regrets

    The blood feud between Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant has long been buried, but the two have managed to avoid a one-on-one sit-down in which they publicly discussed what went wrong in Los Angeles —until now ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 days ago 350,532 reads 295 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Kobe Bryant 's recovery from rotator cuff surgery in January appears to be going according to plan after the Los Angeles Lakers star returned to a basketball court Saturday. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 143,487 reads 234 comments

  6. Kobe Bryant Surprises Taylor Swift with Banner at Staples Center

    Who knew Kobe Bryant was such a big Taylor Swift fan? Well, he does respect greatness, and regardless of your opinion of her, T. Swift does represent musical greatness...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 14 days ago 196,993 reads 183 comments

  7. How the NBA Has Changed Around Kobe Bryant—And How Kobe Hasn't

    Kobe Bryant has been the unmoving eye of the NBA hurricane for 19 seasons—its stubborn, static center orbited violently by a maelstrom of change...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 days ago 147,732 reads 231 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant's Future with 2016 Rio Olympics Team Discussed by Jerry Colangelo

    As preparations continue for the 2016 United States Olympic basketball team, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo says Kobe Bryant may want his final act to come with a gold medal in Rio next summer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 54,207 reads 207 comments

  9. Lakers Rookie D'Angelo Russell Calls Kobe Bryant 'His Michael Jordan'

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie D'Angelo Russell was born in 1996 — or in other terms, the start of the Chicago Bulls' second title run...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 26 days ago 83,110 reads 408 comments

  10. Brandon Bass Knows How to Impress the Mamba: 'Arguably the Best'

    Despite diminished skills and advancing age, Kobe Bryant remains the most important figure in the Los Angeles Lakers organization. And Brandon Bass knows it...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 29 days ago 64,516 reads 176 comments