1. 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 5 months ago 34,274 reads 149 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 6,429 reads 29 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 487,060 reads 626 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 18,578 reads 30 comments

  5. 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 5 months ago 2,537 reads 4 comments

  6. 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 5 months ago 163,201 reads 46 comments

  7. 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 5 months ago 8,623 reads 26 comments

  8. 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 5 months ago 46,726 reads 130 comments

  9. 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 5 months ago 73,172 reads 389 comments

  10. 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 5 months ago 17,200 reads 307 comments

  11. 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 5 months ago 75,808 reads 66 comments

  12. The Immortal Appeal of Kobe Bryant

    Just one month into Kobe Bryant 's 19th campaign, his season has already been more eventful than some men's careers...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 5 months ago 37,160 reads 168 comments

  13. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding Kobe Bryant, Xavier Henry and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers hold a 3-11 record entering Wednesday's contest against the Memphis Grizzlies ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 5 months ago 876 reads 0 comments

  14. Nick Young: Right Message, Wrong Guy to Fix Los Angeles Lakers

    If Nick Young weren't Nick Young, one of the NBA 's most notoriously trigger-happy chuckers , his comments on Kobe Bryant might make a difference. But Nick Young is Nick Young...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 months ago 8,726 reads 9 comments

  15. Did Kobe Tell Teammates to Get out of the Way Before Last Shot of Regulation?

    When the game is on the line, everyone on the Los Angeles Lakers not named Kobe Bryant might as well just take a seat on the bench, because the Black Mamba is going to be the one taking the shot...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 5 months ago 419,332 reads 460 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant Poised to Be Least Valuable Scoring Champion in NBA History

    Don't make the mistake of thinking scoring is everything that matters in the NBA . Sure, teams win by putting up more points than the opposition, but determining value on the basis of points per game alone is a recipe for disaster...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 50,360 reads 248 comments

  17. Kobe Bryant Tries to Be Hero, Air-Balls Deep 3 with 6 Seconds Left on Shot Clock

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant has dealt with some serious injuries over the past couple of seasons, but his confidence has clearly not taken a hit...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 5 months ago 162,781 reads 333 comments

  18. Most Startling Statistics of Los Angeles Lakers' Season so Far

    One of the most enjoyable exercises of the early season is to look at surprising statistics. The Los Angeles Lakers are chock-full of quirky metrics, both on a team and individual level...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 15,196 reads 27 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Scoffs at Hometown Discounts as a 'Coup' Against Players

    Kobe Bryant isn't about to pat Dirk Nowitzki on the back. More pointedly, Bryant won't ever placate NBA owners by accepting a hometown discount or below-market contract...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 71,245 reads 388 comments

  20. Will Kobe Bryant's Last Chapter with Los Angeles Lakers End in Disappointment?

    Now in his 19th NBA season, Kobe Bryant has proved a lot of skeptics wrong by returning from serious injuries and competing at a high level...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 months ago 24,075 reads 163 comments

  21. In Nick Young, Kobe Finds Partnership He Failed to Develop with Dwight Howard

    HOUSTON — Even on a night when Kobe Bryant was as nice as could be toward Dwight Howard , the reasons why their partnership didn't flower were prevalent...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 178,719 reads 268 comments

  22. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on Potential Kobe Bryant, Corey Brewer Deals

    No one is immune to NBA trade rumors. Even the most recognizable faces in basketball find their way onto the rumor mill now and again...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 5 months ago 16,654 reads 5 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant Becomes 4th to Reach 32,000 Career Points

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant scored 28 points in Tuesday's 114-109 win over the Atlanta Hawks to become the fourth player ever with 32,000 or more career points, per NBA on Twitter ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 months ago 2,976 reads 3 comments

  24. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant's Historical Accomplishment and More

    Stop the presses. The Los Angeles Lakers won a basketball game. The Lakers picked up their second win of the season Tuesday night in a 114-109 victory over the Atlanta Hawks ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 10,111 reads 31 comments

  25. Los Angeles Lakers Must Develop Identity That Extends Beyond Kobe Bryant

    For nearly two decades now, Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers have been synonymous. But as an epic journey hastens toward its inevitable conclusion, a simple reality can ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 months ago 3,374 reads 43 comments