1. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Shoulder and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers veteran Kobe Bryant was battling a sore shoulder but has since returned to action. Continue for updates. Bryant to Play vs...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 6,766 reads 23 comments

  2. Kobe Bryant Gives Away 2 Pairs of Autographed Shoes to Young Fans

    Along with the tributes, handshakes and standing ovations, more than a few pairs of autographed kicks have been distributed on Kobe Bryant 's retirement tour...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 39,789 reads 49 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Gives Tony Allen Autographed Shoes, Credits Him for Strong Defense

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant has faced his fair share of great defenders throughout his 20-year NBA career, but in his opinion nobody has been tougher to get past than Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 months ago 78,797 reads 51 comments

  4. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Shoulder and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant had been out since Feb. 26 due to a sore shoulder. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Bryant Active vs...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 8,322 reads 38 comments

  5. Woman Sitting Courtside Denied a Hug from Kobe Bryant

    A high five for the guy in the corner, a fist bump for the fan in the second row, and for the eagerly grinning woman sitting courtside? Nothing...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 92,163 reads 71 comments

  6. Pair of Kobe Bryant Superfans Go Nuts at Lakers-Bulls Game

    These guys are the undisputed generals of the Mamba Army. As you might recall, they supposedly quit their jobs in order to travel around and watch Kobe Bryant ’s "final games...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 6,136 reads 7 comments

  7. Pau Gasol Introduces Kobe Bryant Before Facing Him for Final Time

    It’s no secret that Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant share an unbreakable bromance. Even since Gasol left the Los Angeles Lakers, the former teammates have remained close and competitive ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 46,560 reads 56 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Comments on Michael Jordan, Championships and More

    Many NBA stars have been compared to Michael Jordan, but no player has been quite as inextricably linked to His Airness as Kobe Bryant . On Sunday, the Los Angeles Lakers guard opened up a bit about his connection with Jordan...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 33,808 reads 84 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant and Thierry Henry Exchange Jerseys After Lakers Lose to Spurs

    Two sporting icons, one great photo. NBA star Kobe Bryant and ex-footballer Thierry Henry swapped jerseys on Friday night after the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the San Antonio Spurs...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 10 months ago 25,600 reads 40 comments

  10. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Finger and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers swingman Kobe Bryant suffered a dislocated middle finger on his right (shooting) hand on Friday against the San Antonio Spurs. However, he would not miss any additional games due to the injury...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 12,540 reads 84 comments

  11. Gilbert Arenas Wants a 10-Day Contract with Lakers to See Kobe's Last Home Game

    Gilbert Arenas has a modest proposition for the Los Angeles Lakers . The NBA player turned Shanghai Sharks baller is ready to make his way back to the Association to see retiring legend Kobe Bryant 's final home game...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 months ago 179,654 reads 78 comments

  12. Byron Scott Comments on Kobe Bryant, D'Angelo Russell's Playing Time

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott says he's going to make a concerted effort to play the team's young players more after the All-Star break. Apparently, that effort does not apply to rookie guard D'Angelo Russell...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 10,344 reads 34 comments

  13. Dwyane Wade Gifts Kobe Bryant a Netflix Subscription at All-Star Send-off

    Friends don't let other friends head into the unknown unprepared. As Kobe Bryant , now firmly in the waning twilight of his career, approaches the final threshold into retirement, ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 months ago 157,761 reads 105 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and More Comment on Lakers Star's Final All-Star Game

    Fans will remember the 2016 NBA All-Star Game at Toronto's  Air Canada Centre as the highest-scoring All-Star Game in league history after the Western Conference defeated the Eastern Conference, 196-173, on Sunday...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 10 months ago 19,548 reads 30 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant's All-Star Going-Away Party Comes at Fitting Time in NBA's Evolution

    The 2016 NBA All-Star Game capped a weekend devoted to celebrating Kobe Bryant , just as it signaled that the league he iconically defined for two decades no longer needs him. That's different than saying it doesn't want him anymore...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 177,806 reads 263 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant Signs Stephen Curry's Jersey After All-Star Game

    Stephen Curry is the NBA 's reigning MVP and a proven champion—but he’s also still a kid who grew up watching Kobe Bryant . So, after Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game, the baby-faced assassin had the Mamba sign his jersey...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 134,295 reads 110 comments

  17. LeBron James Slaps the Floor as He Defends Kobe Bryant in All-Star Game

    Cherish these moments between LeBron James and Kobe Bryant , basketball fans. Soon, they’ll be gone...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 82,421 reads 83 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant Breaks Michael Jordan's NBA All-Star Game Field-Goal-Attempts Record

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is playing in his final NBA All-Star Game on Sunday night, and he's going out with a record...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 10 months ago 9,887 reads 30 comments

  19. Drake Rocks 'Farewell Mamba' Jacket for NBA All-Star Game

    Last name Bryant, first name Kobe. Before Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game, hip-hop superstar Drake was seen wearing a jacket featuring Kobe Bryant ’s likeness and the words “Farewell Mamba...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 44,513 reads 41 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant Reveals He Once Tried to Recruit Dirk Nowitzki to Lakers

    Kobe Bryant and Dirk Nowitzki have been going head-to-head in the Western Conference ever since Nowitzki entered the NBA back in 1998...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 months ago 35,486 reads 54 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Says Entering NBA out of High School Was His 'Best Decision'

    Kobe Bryant made the controversial decision to jump straight from Lower Merion High School to the NBA in 1996, and the Los Angeles Lakers legend told reporters in Toronto on Saturday that he has never regretted the choice...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 17,072 reads 23 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant Contacted Ronda Rousey After Loss to Holly Holm

    Ronda Rousey has largely steered clear of the spotlight since her knockout loss to Holly Holm in November, which prompted a slew of public criticism after Rousey had boldly declared she would retire undefeated...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 10 months ago 56,221 reads 85 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant Discusses Decision to Announce Retirement Early in Season

    Longtime Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant stated Friday he announced his decision to retire early in the season to help the franchise begin planning for a future without him...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 34,009 reads 89 comments

  24. To Understand the End of Kobe Bryant, You Must Understand Where It Began

    Kobe Bryant was 18 years old when he formally introduced himself as a budding star to a national audience...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 137,906 reads 98 comments

  25. NBA All-Star Game 2016: East vs. West Jerseys and Top Player Shoes

    The NBA All-Star Game doubles as a fashion show. Typically, shoes are the big draw. LeBron James , Kobe Bryant , Kevin Durant and other superstars always have special editions of their own lines of kicks, and this year will be no different...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 2,737 reads 1 comments