1. The Mamba League Is Kobe's Fix to Broken Youth Basketball Fundamentals

    While Kobe might've officially retired from the NBA a year ago, he refuses to walk away from the game that he loves. Catch his latest move above...

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  2. LeBron James Ties Kobe Bryant for Second-Most 30-Point Playoff Games

    Fact: LeBron James had 35 points in the Cavaliers ' 116-105 win over the Raptors on Monday night, his 88th career playoff game with 30 or more points...

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  3. LeBron James Ties Kobe Bryant for 2nd-Most 30-Point Games in NBA Playoff History

    LeBron James continues to make his mark on NBA history. With his 35-point performance against the Toronto Raptors Monday, James has tied Kobe Bryant for the second-most 30-plus-point playoff games with 88 in their careers, per NBA...

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  4. Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade and Others Congratulate Paul Pierce on NBA Career

    Sunday night's Game 7 loss to the Utah Jazz marked the end of Paul Pierce 's career. The Los Angeles Clippers forward—who will be most remembered for his days with the Boston ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 months ago 3,969 reads 0 comments

  5. Paul Pierce Retirement Tribute Video Released by The Players' Tribune

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul Pierce likely played the final contest of his career Sunday when his team fell to the Utah Jazz in Game 7 of their playoff series...

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  6. Kobe Bryant Says His Daughters Don't Listen to His Basketball Advice

    You'd think retired NBA legend Kobe Bryant would be a good resource for his oldest daughters, who play youth hoops. Apparently, they don't care for the Mamba's wisdom...

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  7. Kobe Bryant Performs Slam Poem About Steve Urkel on 'The Tonight Show'

    A stone-faced assassin on the court, the retired Kobe Bryant loosened up by performing a slam poem about Family Matters ' Steve Urkel on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ...

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  8. Kobe Bryant Says He Doesn't Miss Basketball on 'Good Morning America'

    Kobe Bryant , on a promotional tour for his film Dear Basketball, told Good Morning America on Monday that he does not miss playing the sport. “No, I don’t. It’s crazy,” Bryant said...

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  9. LeBron James Passes Kobe Bryant for 3rd All-Time on NBA Playoffs Scoring List

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James continues his march up the playoff leaderboard, surpassing Kobe Bryant for third place on the NBA 's all-time postseason scoring list...

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  10. Kobe Bryant Recalls Being Angry at Allen Iverson's 41 Points vs. Lakers in 1999

    Kobe Bryant 's competitive streak during his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers was legendary, and in a piece published Tuesday for the Players' Tribune , he recalled a game ...

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  11. Kobe Bryant and Nike Form Youth Basketball 'Mamba League' in Los Angeles

    A year after Kobe Bryant concluded his NBA career, Bryant and Nike have announced a partnership to establish a youth basketball program in Los Angeles...

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  12. B/R Kicks: Revisiting Kobe Bryant's Signature Sneakers

    Bidding farewell to Kobe Bryant after his retirement at the conclusion of the 2015-16 NBA season remains a hurdle many of us in the sneaker community haven't yet climbed over...

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  13. Kobe Bryant's Last Game, from the Players, Reporters and Coaches Who Were There

    "Mamba out." As last lines go, this falls somewhere between "Rosebud" and whatever the last line of Ghost in the Shell was. Like Kobe Bryant 's trademark playing style, it seemed to be both totally extemporaneous and meticulously planned...

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  14. Keeping Up with the Warriors Forced the NBA to Embrace Its Fun Side in 2017

    Kevin Durant chose the Golden State Warriors over the summer, the superteam was formed, and a lot of people said it was over before it started. One thing becoming super, however, does not mean everything else turns rotten...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 9 months ago 49,981 reads 0 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Defends Russell Westbrook's Answer About Hunting Assists vs. Suns

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant defended Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook after the NBA MVP candidate was asked about hunting assists late in OKC's 120-99 ...

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  16. Kobe Bryant Gifts Oregon Ducks with New Nike Kobe A.D. NXT Shoe

    It's a great week to be a Duck! After fighting their way to the Final Four as a No. 3 seed in the 2017 NCAA tournament, the Oregon Ducks are on a good streak. Now the team has Kobe Bryant in its corner as it gears up to take on the No...

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  17. Lakers' Home Stretch Is About Ping-Pong Balls and D'Angelo Russell Experiment

    LOS ANGELES — Tanking is an ugly buzzword, but the Los Angeles Lakers (21-54) are in a blatant free fall...

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  18. NBA Metrics 101: Best Seasons That Didn't Result in MVP

    Not every great season in NBA history is rewarded with an MVP trophy. This year, another all-time campaign will go unrecognized...

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  19. The Hype: Looking at Kobe Bryant's Influence on Devin Booker's 70-Point Game

    On Friday night, Phoenix Suns rising star Devin Booker scored 70 points in a 130-120 loss against the Boston Celtics. It was the highest scoring output since Kobe Bryant 's 81-point game in 2006...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 5,835 reads 0 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant Recently Realized He Didn't Have NBA Cable Package

    Given how much Kobe Bryant lived and breathed basketball during his 20-year NBA career, it's easy to picture him still obsessing over the game in retirement...

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  21. Dwight Howard Discusses Kobe Bryant, Magic Career, More with 'The Undefeated'

    Dwight Howard has been portrayed as a malcontent for much of his career, but he attempted to clear the air this week with Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated...

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  22. Rob Pelinka Discusses State of Lakers in Introductory Press Conference

    The Los Angeles Lakers formally introduced Rob Pelinka as their new general manager Friday, and he outlined his vision for the organization during a press conference that was ...

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  23. Lakers GM Rob Pelinka on Kobe Bryant's Friendship: 'What Beethoven Is to Music'

    The Los Angeles Lakers introduced Rob Pelinka as their general manager Friday, and the former NBA agent had some gushing words for Kobe Bryant ...

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  24. Lakers Show Loyalty Matters More Than Family with New Magic-Pelinka Front Office

    LOS ANGELES — The buzzword in L.A. is "family," because everyone has one and it's natural to rubberneck when someone else's has run itself off the road…especially when the folks can afford much more than a minivan...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 months ago 35,743 reads 0 comments

  25. Issues That Magic Johnson Must Address as LA Lakers' New Leader

    With the playoffs nowhere in sight, Los Angeles Lakers fans knew the clock was running out on Jim Buss' tenure as the team's executive vice president of basketball operations ...

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