1. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking LeBron James' Greatest Christmas-Day Performances

    Curl up with a cold glass of eggnog in your hands—spiked, if you're of age and like to partake in that sort of thing—and enjoy the crackling of a fireplace...

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  2. Floyd Mayweather Challenges Kobe Bryant to 1-on-1 Basketball Game for $1 Million

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants to bring Kobe Bryant out of retirement for a head-to-head showdown. The boxer commented on a Bryant Instagram post about the making of his Dear Basketball animated film with an odd challenge...

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  3. AEG Sold $824,000 Worth of Merchandise on Kobe Bryant Jersey Retirement Day

    The Los Angeles Lakers retired Kobe Bryant 's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys during a halftime ceremony at Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center. AEG, the owner of that arena, cashed in on the occasion...

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  4. Rep. Peter King: Kobe Bryant 'Has All the Moves' to Be a Politician

    United States Congressman Peter King said Tuesday he believes Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has the makeup to be a politician...

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  5. Hate Him or Love Him, Kobe Reminds NBA There Will Never Be Another of His Kind

    LOS ANGELES — On a night filled with hyperbolic, effusive praise, perhaps the most noteworthy bit of cheerleading came from President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson, ...

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  6. Lonzo Ball's OT Game-Tying Layup Blocked as Kevin Durant, Warriors Beat Lakers

    Kevin Durant and the Golden State Warriors put a damper on Kobe Bryant 's jersey retirement ceremony for the Los Angeles Lakers and their fans Monday with a 116-114 overtime victory at Staples Center...

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  7. Kobe Bryant Thanks Fans and Family After Lakers Retire His No. 8, No. 24 Jerseys

    The Los Angeles Lakers honored legend Kobe Bryant by retiring his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys during a ceremony at halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  8. Highlights, Top Reaction from Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jerseys Retirement Ceremony

    The list of all-time great Los Angeles Lakers reads like a who's who of basketball royalty, but the list of players with two different jersey numbers hanging in the Staples Center rafters is a short one...

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  9. LeBron James Thanks Kobe Bryant, Talks Jersey Retirement on Twitter

    Kobe Bryant is a future Hall of Famer and set to join Los Angeles Lakers royalty when his Nos. 8 and 24 jerseys are retired Monday at the Staples Center, but one part of his legacy is his influence on younger generations...

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  10. Gregg Popovich on Kobe Bryant: "1 of the Greatest Players of All-Time"

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich consistently ran up against Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers as the two teams combined to make 11 of the 12 NBA Finals from ...

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  11. Lakers Open Kobeland Ahead of Kobe Bryant's Jersey Retirement

    The Los Angeles Lakers will retire Kobe Bryant 's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys at halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center, but fans won't have to attend the contest to take part in the celebration...

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  12. Kobe Bryant: No. 8 and No. 24 by the Numbers

    The Los Angeles Lakers will honor legend Kobe Bryant by retiring his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys at halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  13. Lakers Fan Says He Lost 170 Pounds Since Kobe Bryant's Last Game

    The Los Angeles Lakers will retire Kobe Bryant 's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys during halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  14. Sports World Congratulates Kobe Bryant on Jersey Retirement

    The Los Angeles Lakers will retire his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys Monday night to commemorate Kobe Bryant . Before the ceremony, numerous sports stars lined up to pay their respects...

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  15. No. 8 and No. 24 Kobe Bryants Clash in NBA 2K Simulation

    Kobe Bryant donned No. 8 and No. 24 during his 20-year career. He achieved so many accolades with both numbers that the Los Angeles Lakers decided to retire both Monday night...

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  16. Lakers News: Top Buzz Ahead of Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jerseys Retirement

    Rather than argue about which version of Kobe Bryant was better, No. 8 or No. 24, the Los Angeles Lakers are retiring both numbers into the rafters Monday night at the Staples Center...

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  17. Nike Brings Back Kobe Bryant and LeBron James Puppets with 3 New Videos

    On the day of Kobe Bryant 's jersey retirement, Nike released three videos rehashing its old puppet campaign with him and LeBron James . In "Burden," Bryant's puppet brags about having both No...

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  18. Del Harris: Jerry West Wanted to Add Tracy McGrady to Shaq and Kobe Lakers

    Former Los Angeles Lakers head coach Del Harris told Marc Stein of the New York Times that the team's former general manager, Jerry West, tried to acquire the draft rights of ...

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  19. Current Lakers Don't Have Any Kobe in Them, for Better or Worse

    NEW YORK — It's been 613 days since Kobe Bryant tucked his No. 24 Lakers jersey into his waistband and went out in an unfathomable blaze of glory with 60 points in the 1,566th and final game of his Hall of Fame career (playoffs included)...

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  20. Report: Phil Jackson Unable to Attend Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jerseys Retirement

    Former Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson will not be in attendance Monday night for Kobe Bryant 's jerseys retirement ceremony...

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  21. Every NBA Team's Logical Next Jersey Retirement

    Kobe Bryant 's NBA career was so nice, the Los Angeles Lakers are retiring his jersey twice. (Sorry, not sorry.) The future Hall of Famer is scheduled to have both his No. 8 and No...

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  22. Metrics 101: Was Kobe Bryant Better Wearing No. 8 or No. 24?

    Nine retired jerseys of former Los Angeles Lakers players—along with a few other distinguished numbers and one tribute to a legendary broadcaster—adorn the rafters of Staples Center when the Purple and Gold are playing home games...

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  23. Kobe Bryant Explains His Jersey Numbers Ahead of Lakers Retirement

    Kobe Bryant will be the first player in NBA history to have two different numbers retired by the same team when his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys go into the rafters Monday night...

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  24. Steve Kerr Says Warriors Will Watch Lakers Retire Kobe Bryant's Jerseys

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said he'll keep the team on the floor during halftime Monday night when the Los Angeles Lakers retire Kobe Bryant 's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys at the Staples Center...

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  25. Kobe Bryant Thought He'd 'Destroy' Michael Jordan in 1st Meeting

    Appearing on UConn head women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma 's Holding Court with Geno Auriemma podcast on Wednesday, Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant discussed ...

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