1. 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 1 month ago 13,309 reads 57 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 256,637 reads 414 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 593 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 2,903 reads 3 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 3,122 reads 9 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 76,133 reads 26 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 58,813 reads 213 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 111,453 reads 319 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Launching Los Angeles Lakers Farewell Tour in Historical Fashion

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren’t winning many games these days, but reigning superstar Kobe Bryant seems intent on going out in style—defying Father Time, breaking records and leaving it all on the floor every night...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 17,404 reads 47 comments

  10. How Much Blame Does Kobe Bryant Deserve for Los Angeles Lakers' Pathetic Start?

    It's easy to pin this on Kobe Bryant . Watching this Los Angeles Lakers team—its league-worst defense , its players standing around dejectedly on offense watching a 36-year-old ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 31,195 reads 235 comments

  11. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Boston Celtics: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Boston Celtics defeated the Los Angeles Lakers, 113-96, Friday night behind a career-high 24 points (10-of-11 shooting) and season-high 14 rebounds from Tyler Zeller...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 9,621 reads 90 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Rajon Rondo Speculation Intriguing, Premature

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics play each other Friday, but a game between the NBA ’s two most successful franchises is far from the only news surrounding each team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,304 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers, Celtics Find Paths Connected Again in Fight to Recapture Glory Days

    If you had a time machine and were to choose any moment to drop in on the Celtics-Lakers rivalry, it'd have to be in the 1960s or '80s, when larger-than-life championship showdowns between the teams were the norm...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 24,947 reads 115 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant and Rajon Rondo Eat Breakfast Together in Boston

    Who knew a little bacon and eggs could dissolve one of the NBA ’s longest standing rivalries? ESPN’s Baxter Holmes spotted Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant sharing ...

    Jesse Pantuosco Written by Jesse Pantuosco about 1 month ago 189,400 reads 285 comments

  15. Who Has Had the More Successful Return: Derrick Rose or Kobe Bryant?

    Derrick Rose and Kobe Bryant are not united by age or roles or even team circumstances. By most measurements, they're vastly different—two different players from two separate eras traveling divergent paths...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 34,214 reads 149 comments

  16. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Washington Wizards: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Washington Wizards defeated the Los Angeles Lakers, 111-95, Wednesday night behind 27 points and seven assists from Bradley Beal. The Wizards (12-5) have now won four straight games against the Lakers (5-14) while L...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 6,423 reads 29 comments

  17. Kobe Bryant: What It Means to Me to Pass Michael Jordan on NBA's Scoring List

    All the reasons that others have to diminish this, an upcoming accomplishment that most definitely resonates with Kobe Bryant , are the very reasons he cherishes it...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 486,160 reads 628 comments

  18. Los Angeles Lakers in Danger of Repeating History with Kobe Bryant

    At age 36, Kobe Bryant is averaging 36 minutes per game and shouldering a heavy burden for a team with a 5-13 record. Sometimes the end seems to justify the means, such as an overtime win against the Toronto Raptors , 129-122 on Nov...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 18,565 reads 30 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Becomes Oldest Player with 30 Points in a Triple-Double

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant became the oldest player in NBA history to score 30 points in a triple-double when he dropped 31 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds on the Toronto Raptors on Sunday, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 2,511 reads 4 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant Shakes off Contact, Crosses over Terrence Ross to Sink Jumper

    Kobe Bryant didn't get a call from the referee at a crucial moment in Sunday's game against the Toronto Raptors, so he took matters into his own hands...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 162,986 reads 46 comments

  21. Relive the Best of Kobe Bryant's Historic Triple-Double

    Kobe Bryant messed around with the best team in the East and got a triple-double against the Toronto Raptors , totaling 31 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 8,613 reads 26 comments

  22. Jeremy Lin Learning Valuable Lesson from Kobe Bryant About NBA Survival

    Jeremy Lin has had both good and not-so-good games during his first month with the Los Angeles Lakers . And, with encouragement and tough love from Kobe Bryant , the 26-year-old point guard is learning about survival in the NBA ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 46,560 reads 130 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant 1st Player in NBA History with 30,000 Points and 6,000 Assists

    Kobe Bryant never passes. Few NBA tropes are more tried and true and yet so tired—or have been since the late Bill Clinton Administration—than this one...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 2 months ago 73,060 reads 389 comments

  24. Toronto Raptors vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Behind Kobe Bryant 's 20th-career triple-double, the Los Angeles Lakers snapped a four-game losing streak and defeated the Toronto Raptors, 129-122, in overtime Sunday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 17,181 reads 307 comments

  25. Kobe Bryant: 'I've Never Heard' Tony Allen Ask for Help on Defense

    Take a bow, Tony Allen. It's not every day that one of the greatest scorers in league history bestows compliments upon your defensive stylings, but that's exactly what Kobe Bryant ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 75,097 reads 66 comments