1. Ranking the Best Moments in NBA All-Star Game History

    Moments make the NBA All-Star Game. The 2017 edition should be no exception. The extensive shade traded between Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook figures to draw plenty of eyeballs...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 6 months ago 145,949 reads 0 comments

  2. Brandon Ingram Mixes Love for Basketball with Old-School Work Ethic

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Brandon Ingram is about to enter the largest spotlight of his career as a headliner for the NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge showcase Friday in New Orleans ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 70,820 reads 0 comments

  3. Jeremy Lin Remains an American Icon, Even Five Years After Linsanity

    To the rest of the world, Jeremy Lin may be that Asian basketball player from Harvard who was really famous for two weeks or an average NBA point guard who has bounced around from team to team...

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  4. Magic Johnson Says He Wants Kobe Bryant to Join Him in Lakers' Front Office

    The Los Angeles Lakers recently brought in Magic Johnson as an advisor to co-owner Jeanie Buss, and now the Hall of Famer wants to bring in another franchise legend to help turn their fortunes around...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 17,073 reads 0 comments

  5. On This Day in the NBA: Jeremy Lin Shocked Kobe's Lakers and Ignited Linsanity

    Jeremy Lin is currently a point guard for the Brooklyn Nets . However, the world will forever know the role he took on five years ago this day for the New York Knicks versus Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles lakers...

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  6. Phil Jackson Says Tweet About Article on Carmelo Anthony Was Misunderstood

    New York Knicks president Phil Jackson tweeted Thursday that his comments regarding a Bleacher Report column about Carmelo Anthony were "misunderstood...

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  7. LeBron James-Carmelo Anthony Debate Has Never Been More Lopsided Than It Is Now

    Perhaps you think it's unfair to compare Carmelo Anthony to the fire-breathing predecessors who flourished under Phil Jackson (Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant ), as we did in this space earlier in the week...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 56,635 reads 0 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Memorabilia Stolen from Lower Merion High School

    Several pieces of Kobe Bryant memorabilia were stolen from his alma mater, Lower Merion High School, including a " framed replica of Bryant's Lower Merion jersey, the Aces' 1996 ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 15,083 reads 0 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Comments on Potential Role with Lakers, Luke Walton

    With the Los Angeles Lakers sitting in last place in the Western Conference, Kobe Bryant has revealed he is open to providing advice to those in charge of the struggling franchise...

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  10. 11 Years Ago Today, Kobe Bryant Dropped 81 Points on the Raptors

    On Jan. 22, 2006, exactly 11 years ago, Kobe Bryant scored 81 points in a single NBA game. It was the second-highest point total in NBA history, and the only person to do better was Wilt Chamberlain, who scored 100 points on March 2, 1962...

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  11. Kobe Bryant Sells Limited Edition 'Ugly Christmas Sweaters' to Benefit Families

    Kobe Bryant is giving his fans something to wear to the office holiday party this year, and also giving back in the process. Over the next few days, Bryant is selling "Merry Swishmas" sweaters that feature Kobe in your choice of a No...

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  12. Holiday Sneaker Releases to Be Thankful for This Year

    Holiday season is upon us, and 2016 is almost in the history books. Retros have been released and remastered, and some basketball sneakers are entering the market for the first time...

    Oruny Choi Written by Oruny Choi about 9 months ago 368 reads 0 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant on Upcoming Election: 'You Know What Candidate I'm Supporting'

    LOS ANGELES — On Tuesday, former Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant urged America's young adults to get out and vote in next week's national election. "It's extremely important," Bryant said...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 10 months ago 174,226 reads 6 comments

  14. Nike Introduces the Nike Kobe A.D., Kobe Bryant's 1st Post-Retirement Sneaker

    Kobe Bryant played the final game of his 20-year career on April 13, 2016, and has started a new chapter in his life. Nike has introduced the Nike Kobe A.D., his first shoe post-retirement...

    Oruny Choi Written by Oruny Choi about 10 months ago 14,068 reads 10 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Game-Worn Protective Face Mask to Be Auctioned Off, Could Fetch $50K

    Throughout his historic career , some fans may have been lucky enough to get their hands on some of Kobe Bryant 's game-used memorabilia. For those who weren't that fortunate, there is a golden opportunity on hand...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 11 months ago 8,134 reads 19 comments

  16. Remember When: Shaq and Kobe's Alley-Oop in 2000 Conference Finals

    Even in a career filled to the brim with highlights, this one stands out. The iconic alley-oop from Kobe Bryant to Shaquille O'Neal in Game 7 of the 2000 Western Conference ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 7,908 reads 3 comments

  17. Kobe Congratulates Shaq Via Instagram for Induction into Hall of Fame

    Much has been said and written about the sometimes contentious relationship between former Los Angeles Lakers teammates Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 12 months ago 9,716 reads 5 comments

  18. Phil Jackson Says Kobe Bryant Requested Trade from Lakers During 1999-00 Season

    Kobe Bryant retired as a Los Angeles Laker for life, but Phil Jackson revealed in a recent interview that the Purple and Gold briefly entertained the thought of dealing him for another superstar a couple of seasons into his Hollywood tenure...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 months ago 45,895 reads 70 comments

  19. Muggsy Bogues Would Like to See Kobe Bryant, Stephen Curry in 'Space Jam 2'

    Kobe Bryant 's basketball career may not be over just yet. If former Charlotte Hornets star Muggsy Bogues had his way, the legendary Los Angeles Laker would soon be suiting up again—for the Tune Squad, that is...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 12 months ago 17,847 reads 30 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant Comments on Kevin Durant Signing with Warriors, More

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant doesn't have any qualms about Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to sign with the Golden State Warriors during the offseason...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 months ago 150,829 reads 230 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Day Gets GOAT Treatment

    Wednesday is Kobe Bryant Day in Los Angeles, so this is only right. In honor of the retired Lakers superstar, B/R placed a goat head on the Black Mamba, honoring the five-time champion's status as one of the greatest of all time...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 5,047 reads 13 comments

  22. Mamba Week: Bryant Hits 2 Impossible Shots, Beating the 'Kobe Stopper'

    On April 14, 2004, Kobe Bryant hit two clutch shots to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to the Pacific Division title with a victory over the Portland Trail Blazers...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 12 months ago 21,080 reads 30 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant Day Declared by Los Angeles City Council

    Life after basketball is looking pretty good for Kobe Bryant . After 20 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers , the city he called home will honor the Black Mamba with a day just ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 12 months ago 43,913 reads 127 comments

  24. Kobe Bryant Catches Fan Filming His Family, Gives the Death Stare

    Kobe Bryant may have retired from the hardwood, but his Mamba Mentality is still alive and well. The well-being of this nosy neighboring fan, however, is less certain...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 12 months ago 88,597 reads 67 comments

  25. Mamba Week: Relive the Time Kobe Bryant Dropped 55 on Michael Jordan

    Kobe Bryant turns 38 on Aug. 23, and in his honor, Bleacher Report is celebrating Mamba Week. Throughout the week, we'll take you down memory lane with some of the greatest moments in Kobe's career...

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