1. Kevin Durant Latest to Call 'BS' That Kobe Is Driving Free Agents from Lakers

    Kobe Bryant is not keeping notable free agents from signing with the Los Angeles Lakers , despite his tough-love policies and occasionally abrasive personality. The state of the roster may be doing that...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 day ago 85,730 reads 313 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Buzz from Los Angeles on Kobe Bryant, Potential Trade and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers may not win a lot of games during the 2014-15 season, but they are always in the news...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 9,283 reads 4 comments

  3. Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Look at Kobe Bryant's Road Trip into NBA History

    NBA Senior Writer Kevin Ding followed the Los Angeles Lakers on their three-game trip to San Antonio, Minnesota and Indiana for three very different results...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 day ago 56,606 reads 56 comments

  4. Mad Mamba: Kobe Throws Up Hands in Disgust, Stares Down Official After No-Call

    The Los Angeles Lakers are having a rough night against the Indiana Pacers , and Kobe Bryant 's frustrations have been starting to become more apparent...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 4,974 reads 26 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant Talks Michael Jordan Inspiration in 'The Players' Tribune' Exclusive

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant surpassed Michael Jordan on the NBA scoring list against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, topping MJ's total of 32,292 points...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 days ago 25,422 reads 52 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Kobe Bryant and More

    Congratulations, Kobe Bryant , for passing Michael Jordan for third place on the all-time scoring list. Now tell us how much longer you are going to play...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 8,084 reads 1 comments

  7. Los Angeles Lakers Beginning to Flash Some Signs of Passing Chemistry Test

    Careening their way through yet another challenging season, the Los Angeles Lakers seem to be reclaiming a modicum of chemistry. The fissures had started, as they often do in sports, with a lineup shuffle...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 days ago 15,946 reads 13 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant's Latest Feat Touches NBA's Past, Present and Future

    MINNEAPOLIS — As part of his book-giving tradition, Phil Jackson in 2006 gave Kobe Bryant Blink by Malcolm Gladwell ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 days ago 75,694 reads 213 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Compares Andrew Wiggins to a 17-Year-Old Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant doesn't dole out compliments lightly, so listen up, folks. After passing Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list and propelling the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 121,758 reads 86 comments

  10. With Michael Jordan Down, Who's Next for Kobe Bryant in Scoring Climb?

    Hasta la vista, Michael Jordan. Kobe Bryant has other NBA giants to catch. Like Karl Malone and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Possibly. Not one for harping on accomplishments passed, Bryant is undoubtedly done looking at Jordan...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 days ago 31,451 reads 50 comments

  11. What Is Left for Kobe Bryant to Accomplish After Passing Michael Jordan?

    He's won championships, scoring titles, gold medals, MVPs and more. Now, Kobe Bryant has outscored Michael Jordan—the man he has always been compared to throughout his career...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 days ago 14,017 reads 23 comments

  12. Watch Every Major Scoring Milestone from Kobe's Career, Including Passing MJ

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has officially passed Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan on the all-time NBA scoring list...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 days ago 25,968 reads 77 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant Passing Michael Jordan's NBA Scoring Mark a Bittersweet Affair

    For all of the unbelievable entries on Kobe Bryant 's legendary NBA resume, his latest might be the most difficult to process...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 4 days ago 70,461 reads 148 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Passes Michael Jordan on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    Kobe Bryant is better than Michael Jordan—at least as far as the NBA 's all-time scoring list is concerned...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 73,775 reads 431 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant's Showtime Documentary Releases 'Muse' Trailer

    "I want to say something. ... I have things I want to get off my chest." Kobe Bryant has teamed up with Showtime to produce Muse , a documentary that will be released in February...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 6 days ago 61,175 reads 70 comments

  16. What Does Kobe Bryant Need to Do to Pass Michael Jordan in Legacy?

    Kobe Bryant needs nine points to pass Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list. Bryant's use of Jordan as a model for his game and his success has certainly put him in legendary company...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 6 days ago 19,761 reads 251 comments

  17. On Verge of New Scoring Mark, Kobe Bryant Says Journey, Not Record, Matters

    SAN ANTONIO — Whether it is passing Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA 's all-time scoring list or already assuming the lead in shots missed in league history, Kobe ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 days ago 45,401 reads 134 comments

  18. Point Guard Kobe Bryant Sums Up Everything Wrong with Los Angeles Lakers

    All these years later, months removed from injury rehabilitation, speeding toward the end of his NBA career, Kobe Bryant is still viewed as this immortal lifeline the Los Angeles Lakers can exploit and exhaust to their liking...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 days ago 13,188 reads 57 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Calls Los Angeles Lakers 'Soft Like Charmin'

    Pat yourself on the back if you had Dec. 11 as the day Kobe Bryant 's frustration with the Los Angeles Lakers would reach its boiling point...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 days ago 255,494 reads 414 comments

  20. Kevin Ding Breaks Down the Similarities and Differences Between Kobe and Jordan

    Kobe Bryant is on the verge of passing Michael Jordan on the scoring list for third all-time. Kobe has always wanted to be Michael in terms of scoring the ball and consistently ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 days ago 571 reads 0 comments

  21. Lakers News: Byron Scott Wise to Play Kobe Bryant at Point Guard

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott refuses to stop tinkering with his squad. With the team off to a 6-16 start, it's about all he can do to prove that he's committed to turning things around and winning games...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 7 days ago 2,847 reads 3 comments

  22. Bryant Needs 31 Points to Pass Jordan on All-Time Scoring List

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant needs 31 points in Friday's game against the San Antonio Spurs to surpass Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA 's all-time scoring list, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 days ago 2,841 reads 9 comments

  23. LeBron James Caught in Difficult Balancing Act in Addressing Social Issues

    It was a night of princely pomp, due to the presence of the royal couple, and solemn circumstance, with NBA players showing support for a Staten Island man killed by police...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 8 days ago 73,849 reads 26 comments

  24. Mitch Kupchak Believes Kobe Bryant Will Retire When Contract Expires in 2016

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in a tailspin with nary an end in sight. Superstar Kobe Bryant is doing what he can to carry a lackluster squad in averaging 25.2 points per game, but his team is still 5-16 this season...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 58,578 reads 212 comments

  25. Hopeful He Had Found a Home in LA, Jeremy Lin Again Left Looking for Answers

    LOS ANGELES — Jeremy Lin, backup point guard, threw the hoodie up and over his head and headed out of Staples Center late Sunday night undercover...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 days ago 109,725 reads 319 comments