1. Pau Gasol Sounds off on Phil Jackson, Kobe Bryant

    Pau Gasol has never been one to hold his tongue , but his recent words showed nothing but support for injured teammate Kobe Bryant and former coach — and newly named New York Knicks president — Phil Jackson...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 34,654 reads 39 comments

  2. Kobe Bryant Clowns Los Angeles Lakers Teammates for Terrible Record

    You don’t need a degree in psychology from Stanford to understand that Kobe Bryant is, well, a pretty complicated guy. Intense, exacting, hyper-competitive, often aloof...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 6 months ago 221,269 reads 430 comments

  3. Shutting Down Kobe Bryant for Rest of Season Will Be Blessing in Disguise

    Kobe Bryant ’s absence for the remainder of the season is a huge benefit for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 6 months ago 3,678 reads 4 comments

  4. Kobe Bryant Must Take Some Blame in Los Angeles Lakers' Giant Mess

    Facing a bleak end to his career with the Los Angeles Lakers , Kobe Bryant is lashing out when he should probably be looking in...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 45,498 reads 331 comments

  5. Pau Gasol Thinks Kobe Bryant Was Right to Rip LA Lakers

    Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant have been kindred spirits during the 2013-14 NBA season by saying what's on their minds, so it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that the ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 months ago 23,140 reads 110 comments

  6. Modeling His Game, Kevin Durant Cites Kobe Bryant's Skill as 'Second to None'

    Kevin Durant really, really (really) respects Kobe Bryant . Speaking with the Los Angeles Daily News ' Mark Medina , the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar didn't duck questions ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 170,067 reads 689 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant Latest to Call out LA Lakers over Pending Phil Jackson Loss

    The Los Angeles Lakers are en route to their worst regular season since moving to the West Coast in 1960, but they hadn't suffered a beating as bad as the one Kobe Bryant dished out Wednesday...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 78,163 reads 91 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Reportedly Has 'No Interest' in Playing for Mike D'Antoni in 2014-15

    Kobe Bryant may slowly be realizing his mortality from a physical standpoint, but age seemingly hasn't affected his trademark unrelenting and demanding leadership style. If that means Mike D'Antoni has to lose his job, so be it...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 201,310 reads 495 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant's Lost Season Will Be Most Expensive in NBA History

    Love them or hate them, you have to admit one thing about the Los Angeles Lakers : They don't do anything small. They win championships, they draw huge crowds, and they get the best players...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 6 months ago 24,556 reads 39 comments

  10. Kobe Bryant Responds to Los Angeles Lakers Shutting Him Down for Season

    The 2013-14 season has been a massively entertaining one, but one thing has been missing for far too long: Kobe Bryant ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 4,000 reads 9 comments

  11. Kobe Makes Clippers Joke over Worst Franchise Loss

    With news today that he would be shut down for the rest of the regular season, we won't be seeing Kobe Bryant in any more Lakers games this season...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 6 months ago 56 reads 0 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Ruled Out for Season: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    The Los Angeles Lakers disastrous season will end in even more disappointing fashion than previously thought as Kobe Bryant has been ruled out for the remainder of the regular season, according to Mike Trudell of Lakers...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 6 months ago 23,564 reads 97 comments

  13. How Kobe Bryant's Injury Woes Impact Los Angeles Lakers' Rebuilding Plan

    Kobe Bryant will be the centerpiece for the Los Angeles Lakers going forward, but his body has forced him to take a rain check on the role for the time being. The Lakers have officially ruled out Bryant for the remainder of the 2013-14 season...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 3,335 reads 10 comments

  14. Can Kobe Bryant Overcome Injuries to Rebound from Lost Season?

    LOS ANGELES — Before his stellar individual accomplishments and stunning Achilles tendon rupture last NBA season, and not long after he won the Olympic gold medal, there was ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 27,843 reads 217 comments

  15. Lakers News: Kobe Bryant's Injury Status Paints Bleak Picture of Future in LA

    Looking back, it was kind of an inevitability. The highly publicized rehab, the public comments, the constant fiddling around with social media strategies. Kobe Bryant knew...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 5,534 reads 0 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant Officially Ruled Out for the Season

    UPDATE: Wednesday, March 12 at 2:35 p.m. ET The Lakers have made the news official that Bryant will miss the remainder of the season, per Mike Trudell of Lakers.com...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 160,569 reads 306 comments

  17. How Will LeBron James' Game Look at Kobe Bryant's Age?

    Mortality is no fun. Kobe Bryant , at 35, suddenly appears at the end of the useful portion of his NBA career. But with LeBron James approaching 30, the reigning MVP seems likely to hold on longer than his West Coast rival was able...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 6 months ago 30,517 reads 103 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant Thanks Clippers for Humiliating Beatdown

    “Kobe, your team just suffered its worst defeat in franchise history! What are you gonna do??” “We’re going to Disneyland!” No. This is not how Kobe Bryant operates...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 6 months ago 214,242 reads 366 comments

  19. Ric Bucher: Kobe Bryant Believes Pau Gasol's Chance of Staying Is 8 out of 10

    It feels like Pau Gasol 's name has been churning in the rumor mill for about as long as he's been a Los Angeles Laker. And after surviving another trade deadline, his teammate, Kobe Bryant , thinks he could be re-signed by L...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 6 months ago 12,756 reads 64 comments

  20. Pros and Cons of Kobe Bryant Sitting Out Rest of LA Lakers Season

    Kobe Bryant ’s injuries might force him to miss the rest of the season, an occurrence that comes with positives and negatives...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 6 months ago 15,475 reads 27 comments

  21. Floyd Mayweather's Uncle Trying to Trademark 'Black Mamba'

    For years, Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has used the nickname, “Black Mamba.” Kobe has used this nickname so much over the course of his NBA career that it has become synonymous with the five-time NBA champion...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 months ago 1,818 reads 0 comments

  22. Is Kobe Bryant Enough for LA Lakers to Lure Superstars?

    There is no doubting the gravitational pull of Kobe Bryant . Wherever he goes, our eyeballs follow. Whatever he says, we listen. Few players in the league have ever commanded the level of respect, admiration and fear Bryant does from his peers...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 6 months ago 13,557 reads 73 comments

  23. Los Angeles Lakers Enter Era of Transition at the Wrong Time

    The winds of change are blowing across the Los Angeles Lakers ’ landscape at the worst possible time. Kobe Bryant , the face of the franchise for so many years, is heading into the final two years of his contract...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 4,202 reads 26 comments

  24. Kobe Bryant Puts Critics on Notice, Says 'Revenge Is Sweet and It's Quick'

    Those who thought Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant would be softened and humbled by injuries and time, think again. Bryant has appeared in only six games this season, but his sick, twisted and vindictive competitive spirit remains intact.

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 69,839 reads 260 comments

  25. The Los Angeles Lakers' Mount Rushmore

    With all of the recent talks about who belongs on the NBA 's all-time Mount Rushmore, it got me wondering: who would belong on the Los Angeles Lakers’ all-time Mount Rushmore? ...

    Adam Williams Written by Adam Williams about 6 months ago 4,303 reads 13 comments