1. Kobe Bryant Comments on Lakers After Blowout Loss to Hornets

    The Los Angeles Lakers lost 101-82 to the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday, dropping to a Western Conference-worst 9-41...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 80,033 reads 16 comments

  2. Nike Unveils NBA All-Star 2016 Signature Sneakers

    Looking to get laced up for the All-Star Game? Nike has rolled out this year's lineup for five of its signature athletes, drawing inspiration from the city of Toronto's heritage and natural elements while also nodding to each athlete's achievements...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 29,290 reads 10 comments

  3. Derrick Rose Calls Kobe Bryant 'Our Generation's Michael Jordan'

    Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose praised Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant on Thursday prior to his final matchup with the legend at the Staples Center...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 54,209 reads 146 comments

  4. Pau Gasol Puts the Moves on Kobe Bryant, Scores on Former Teammate

    Two years ago, Pau Gasol would’ve been doing this while wearing purple and gold. But instead, he’s wearing Chicago Bulls red—and scoring on his former teammate, Kobe Bryant ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 4,120 reads 6 comments

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

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant was suffering from a shoulder injury and did not play in Tuesday's 92-90 loss to the Dallas Mavericks. However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 5,279 reads 15 comments

  6. Samaki Walker Opens Up About Time Kobe Bryant Punched Him in the Face over $100

    It didn't take much for young Kobe Bryant to give you the mitts. Standing in stark contrast to the poem-penning, sensei-meditating-amid-the-bamboo aura of Vino Bryant , the younger, ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 6 months ago 157,163 reads 40 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant Comments on AAU Basketball's Impact on Sport

    Never one to mince words, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant found an interesting subject for his ire: AAU basketball...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 122,257 reads 48 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Reveals How Ronaldinho Introduced Him to 17-Year-Old Leo Messi

    Lionel Messi isn't running low on plaudits, but this one has to be quite humbling for the five-time Ballon d'Or winner. Retiring NBA legend Kobe Bryant revealed in an interview with ESPN, via Goal...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 6 months ago 75,743 reads 18 comments

  9. Do Dwyane Wade, Kobe Bryant Deserve Starter Status in 2016 NBA All-Star Game?

    Kobe Bryant secured his 17th straight starting nod for the West while Dwyane Wade locked down his 10th start for the East in the last 11 seasons, according to Inside the NBA ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 6 months ago 61,284 reads 190 comments

  10. NBA All-Star Game 2016 Rosters: Complete Starting Lineups for Both Conferences

    Let the debates begin: The NBA announced Thursday night the starting fives for the Eastern and Western Conferences in the 2016 All-Star Game, which will be held Feb. 14 in Toronto...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 265,160 reads 550 comments

  11. What Should We Expect from Kobe Bryant's Final All-Star Game?

    Earlier this season, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant announced that he would be retiring after the season, giving him one more All-Star Game in which he can play...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 6 months ago 2,662 reads 39 comments

  12. NBA Players, Coaches Still in Awe of Kobe Bryant's 81-Point Game 10 Years Later

    LOS ANGELES — Every season, one roster is awarded the Larry O’Brien Trophy. Each year there’s an MVP and a scoring champion. But Kobe Bryant 's 81 points on Jan...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 45,911 reads 151 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant Says Retirement Plans Include Skiing and Skydiving

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is in the midst of his farewell NBA tour, but it appears the 20-year veteran is looking forward to letting loose during retirement...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 8,012 reads 17 comments

  14. Grammy Winner Robert Glasper Teams Up with Nike to Create Kobe Bryant Theme Song

    If you had to set Kobe Bryant 's career to a theme song, what would it be? Grammy Award-winning artist and producer Robert Glasper sought to capture the Los Angeles Lakers star's ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 19,459 reads 8 comments

  15. Bryant Moves into 2nd Place on Lakers' All-Time Assists List

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant used a big first-quarter performance in Sunday's 112-95 loss to the Houston Rockets to move past Hall of Famer Jerry West for the second ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 10,459 reads 20 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant Will Not Play in 2016 Rio Olympics: Latest Comments and Reaction

    While Kobe Bryant and USA Basketball originally left the door open for the Black Mamba to suit up in red, white and blue for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the Los ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 53,798 reads 185 comments

  17. Kobe Bryant Trademarks Phrase: 'Friends Hang Sometimes Banners Hang Forever'

    Being Kobe's friend means you'll always be second-best. To what, you ask? His championship rings! The Black Mamba's been busy investing with his business Kobe, Inc., created in 2014, including Body Armor and The Player's Tribune...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 52,840 reads 82 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant Signs Shoes for Draymond Green After Game, Says 'Make History'

    Since Kobe Bryant announced his retirement, Kobe Fever has run rampant across the NBA and has been expressed in a variety of fashions, from personalized tributes to abundant All-Star voting...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 88,379 reads 72 comments

  19. Jerry West Comments on Kobe Bryant's Legacy

    With Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant set to hang up his sneakers at the conclusion of the 2015-16 season, one of the most legendary figures in Lakers and NBA history expressed great admiration for the Black Mamba on Thursday night...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 2,559 reads 15 comments

  20. Jerry West and Warriors Honor Kobe Bryant with Video for His Last Game at Oracle

    Kobe Bryant ’s farewell tour made its final stop at Oracle Arena on Thursday night. Before the Los Angeles Lakers’ game against the Golden State Warriors, Dubs executive Jerry West narrated a heartfelt tribute to the Black Mamba...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 31,891 reads 35 comments

  21. President Barack Obama Takes Michael Jordan over Kobe and LeBron

    We know President Barack Obama has game , so his opinion on hoops arguments holds weight. On Thursday, the commander in chief fielded some questions on Twitter, and one basketball ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 46,660 reads 340 comments

  22. Lost in Kobe's Shadow, Russell, Randle Offer Lakers Vision of Bright Future

    LOS ANGELES — Someday, someone might recall the visual of D'Angelo Russell, relaxing outside the team hotel during his first year, reclining on a bellman's luggage cart of all places...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 86,699 reads 366 comments

  23. NBA Stars, Teammates Agree: Kobe Bryant Deserves All-Star Bid in Farewell Season

    LOS ANGELES — Strike up a conversation about Kobe Bryant 's obscene number of All-Star fan votes with just about any player or coach around the NBA , and you’ll inevitably hear the same thing over and over again...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 30,972 reads 160 comments

  24. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Achilles and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant continues to battle injuries in his farewell season, as he was on the bench with an Achilles strain on Jan. 10. He returned on January 12 but left early because of a recurrence of the injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 84,945 reads 94 comments

  25. Kobe Bryant, Vlade Divac Share Touching Moment After Lakers-Kings Game

    Kobe Bryant and Vlade Divac have a long history together, having been traded for one another in 1996, but at the end of the day, they are friends...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 7 months ago 12,702 reads 32 comments