1. Los Angeles Lakers' Paper-Thin Wing Depth Waiting to Be Exposed

    When you can count in your midst one of the two best shooting guards in NBA history, lack of wing depth shouldn’t be very high on the concern scale...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 13 hours ago 6,072 reads 25 comments

  2. Do the Los Angeles Lakers Owe Kobe Bryant More in His Final Chapter?

    As Kobe Bryant prepares for the mental, physical and emotional rides sure to follow in his 19th NBA season, it cannot be easy for him to shake one haunting question. Is this it? That's not a confrontation with mortality either...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 10,933 reads 94 comments

  3. James Harden Expects to See a '20-Year-Old' Kobe Bryant on the Court This Season

    Everybody is curious to see how Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant plays this season after he has missed parts of the last two seasons with serious leg injuries...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 103,282 reads 286 comments

  4. Diagnosing Los Angeles Lakers' Remaining Roster Flaws

    Optimism comes cheaply in August for followers of the Los Angeles Lakers . It should not, however, be confused with reality. Make no mistake: The Lakers of 2014-15 will not be very good...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 2 days ago 15,585 reads 51 comments

  5. What Kobe Bryant Can Learn from Paul Pierce's Ageless Game

    He may be 36 years old and coming off a season fraught with injury, but Kobe Bryant 's superhuman credentials remain as credible as ever...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 2 days ago 14,738 reads 30 comments

  6. Can Kobe Bryant Silence Even His Strongest Skeptics Entering Age-36 Season?

    Kobe Bryant and the concept of "can't" have never gone together. He couldn't win a title without Shaquille O'Neal . He couldn't will the ill-starred 2012-13 Los Angeles Lakers into the playoffs...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 days ago 3,655 reads 11 comments

  7. Why Kobe Bryant Enters 2014-15 Season as the Most Unpredictable NBA Star

    There are two kinds of people who claim to know what Kobe Bryant will give the Los Angeles Lakers this year: legitimate clairvoyants and liars. Actually, there are three...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 days ago 1,591 reads 4 comments

  8. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, August 23, 2014

    Fact: Kobe Bryant was the first guard taken straight out of high school in NBA history when he was drafted in 1996...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 7 days ago 18,114 reads 22 comments

  9. Ric Bucher on Kobe Bryant's Final Chapter

    Kobe Bryant is undoubtedly entering the final stretch of his storied career, bringing to a close one of the greatest superstar runs in NBA history...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 132,480 reads 214 comments

  10. Kobe Bryant Reveals Competitive Fire, Unique Kindness in Untold Stories

    LOS ANGELES — What's he really like? That kind of question is the entire premise of the paparazzi and the springboard for all of reality television...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 days ago 426,387 reads 342 comments

  11. Can Kobe Bryant Match NBA History's Best 36-Year-Old Wings?

    Succeeding in the NBA is hard enough for young studs fresh out of college, but—with a few notable exceptions—it's downright impossible for a 36-year-old to excel...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 days ago 23,378 reads 72 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers' Future Still Rests in Kobe Bryant's Hands

    Kobe Bryant 's present with the Los Angeles Lakers is littered with question marks, and his future with the franchise might be better measured in months instead of years...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 8,205 reads 34 comments

  13. What We Learned About the Los Angeles Lakers This Offseason

    If we learned anything this summer about the Los Angeles Lakers , it’s that their determination to get back to the mountaintop of the NBA far outweighs any concrete plan on how to do it...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 9 days ago 14,080 reads 73 comments

  14. Image: Kobe Featured on Cover of Sports Illustrated

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 11 days ago 2,517 reads 0 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Takes over High School Game in 1995 Footage

    Kobe Bryant has been taking over basketball games and breaking his opponents' hearts since 1995. In this footage from his junior year at Lower Merion High School, a young Kobe showed his unbreakable will to win...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 12 days ago 429,089 reads 177 comments

  16. Strange Taiwanese Sculpture of Kobe Bryant Features Snake Biting His Achilles

    Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has quite a fanbase in Asia, but this sculpture is still a little weird...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 13 days ago 466,898 reads 258 comments

  17. Reasonable Expectations for Kobe Bryant in 2014-15

    Kobe Bryant is into defiance. He has scoffed at aging trends, signed contracts many believed to be undeserved and fought through injuries that typically shelve NBA players for good...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 16 days ago 69,603 reads 231 comments

  18. Will Kobe Bryant's Return Make Lakers Western Conference Dark Horse?

    In December of 2013, Kobe Bryant 's left knee suffered a fracture to the lateral tibial plateau, dealing a further blow to a superstar who missed the first 19 games of the season while recovering from a torn Achilles...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 17 days ago 24,790 reads 104 comments

  19. Lakers News: Latest on Byron Scott's Expectations and Kobe Bryant

    The once-proud Los Angeles Lakers turned in a disappointing 27-55 campaign in 2013-14 and certainly have their work cut out for them if they hope to make the playoffs in the loaded Western Conference this season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 11,186 reads 1 comments

  20. How Can the Los Angeles Lakers Best Use Their Frontcourt Depth in 2014?

    Following their worst season in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers went all in this summer with multiple signings of big men they hope will shore up what can only be described as a Swiss cheese defense...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 23 days ago 10,068 reads 44 comments

  21. Los Angeles Lakers Must Leave Past Behind to Truly Move Forward

    The past is a great place to linger when the present doesn't have much to offer, as is the case now with the Los Angeles Lakers . But if L.A...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 24 days ago 18,451 reads 75 comments

  22. Byron Scott Hire Shows Los Angeles Lakers Are Still All About Kobe Bryant

    More important than the four-year commitment the Los Angeles Lakers made to Byron Scott is the short-term vow it reinforces: Everything is about Kobe Bryant . Time has changed the Lakers in a variety of ways...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 13,162 reads 34 comments

  23. YouTuber Returns with Kobe Bryant vs. Michael Jordan Identical Plays Comparison

    The debate over Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan isn't likely to be settled any time soon. Kobe has admitted, via his own Twitter account, that some of his game is modeled after ...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 25 days ago 225,032 reads 492 comments

  24. L.A. Lakers Missed out on a Potential Star by Not Signing Lance Stephenson

    After making a convincing yet failed push for Carmelo Anthony, it appears the Los Angeles Lakers’ premier free-agent pickups will be Nick Young, Carlos Boozer and Jordan Hill after offering them a combined $42...

    Daniel Lewis Written by Daniel Lewis about 29 days ago 5,816 reads 20 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Los Angeles Lakers' Point Guard Position

    Preseason discussion about a lack of leadership at the point guard position is nothing new for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 1 month ago 37,284 reads 94 comments