1. LeBron James-Carmelo Anthony Debate Has Never Been More Lopsided Than It Is Now

    Perhaps you think it's unfair to compare Carmelo Anthony to the fire-breathing predecessors who flourished under Phil Jackson (Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant ), as we did in this space earlier in the week...

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  2. Kobe Bryant Memorabilia Stolen from Lower Merion High School

    Several pieces of Kobe Bryant memorabilia were stolen from his alma mater, Lower Merion High School, including a " framed replica of Bryant's Lower Merion jersey, the Aces' 1996 ...

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  3. Kobe Bryant Comments on Potential Role with Lakers, Luke Walton

    With the Los Angeles Lakers sitting in last place in the Western Conference, Kobe Bryant has revealed he is open to providing advice to those in charge of the struggling franchise...

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  4. 11 Years Ago Today, Kobe Bryant Dropped 81 Points on the Raptors

    On Jan. 22, 2006, exactly 11 years ago, Kobe Bryant scored 81 points in a single NBA game. It was the second-highest point total in NBA history, and the only person to do better was Wilt Chamberlain, who scored 100 points on March 2, 1962...

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  5. Kobe Bryant Sells Limited Edition 'Ugly Christmas Sweaters' to Benefit Families

    Kobe Bryant is giving his fans something to wear to the office holiday party this year, and also giving back in the process. Over the next few days, Bryant is selling "Merry Swishmas" sweaters that feature Kobe in your choice of a No...

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  6. Holiday Sneaker Releases to Be Thankful for This Year

    Holiday season is upon us, and 2016 is almost in the history books. Retros have been released and remastered, and some basketball sneakers are entering the market for the first time...

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  7. Kobe Bryant on Upcoming Election: 'You Know What Candidate I'm Supporting'

    LOS ANGELES — On Tuesday, former Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant urged America's young adults to get out and vote in next week's national election. "It's extremely important," Bryant said...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 5 months ago 173,994 reads 6 comments

  8. Nike Introduces the Nike Kobe A.D., Kobe Bryant's 1st Post-Retirement Sneaker

    Kobe Bryant played the final game of his 20-year career on April 13, 2016, and has started a new chapter in his life. Nike has introduced the Nike Kobe A.D., his first shoe post-retirement...

    Oruny Choi Written by Oruny Choi about 5 months ago 13,836 reads 10 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Game-Worn Protective Face Mask to Be Auctioned Off, Could Fetch $50K

    Throughout his historic career , some fans may have been lucky enough to get their hands on some of Kobe Bryant 's game-used memorabilia. For those who weren't that fortunate, there is a golden opportunity on hand...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 months ago 8,052 reads 19 comments

  10. Remember When: Shaq and Kobe's Alley-Oop in 2000 Conference Finals

    Even in a career filled to the brim with highlights, this one stands out. The iconic alley-oop from Kobe Bryant to Shaquille O'Neal in Game 7 of the 2000 Western Conference ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 7,867 reads 3 comments

  11. Kobe Congratulates Shaq Via Instagram for Induction into Hall of Fame

    Much has been said and written about the sometimes contentious relationship between former Los Angeles Lakers teammates Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 9,550 reads 5 comments

  12. Phil Jackson Says Kobe Bryant Requested Trade from Lakers During 1999-00 Season

    Kobe Bryant retired as a Los Angeles Laker for life, but Phil Jackson revealed in a recent interview that the Purple and Gold briefly entertained the thought of dealing him for another superstar a couple of seasons into his Hollywood tenure...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 45,373 reads 71 comments

  13. Muggsy Bogues Would Like to See Kobe Bryant, Stephen Curry in 'Space Jam 2'

    Kobe Bryant 's basketball career may not be over just yet. If former Charlotte Hornets star Muggsy Bogues had his way, the legendary Los Angeles Laker would soon be suiting up again—for the Tune Squad, that is...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 17,817 reads 30 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Comments on Kevin Durant Signing with Warriors, More

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant doesn't have any qualms about Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to sign with the Golden State Warriors during the offseason...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 150,305 reads 230 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Day Gets GOAT Treatment

    Wednesday is Kobe Bryant Day in Los Angeles, so this is only right. In honor of the retired Lakers superstar, B/R placed a goat head on the Black Mamba, honoring the five-time champion's status as one of the greatest of all time...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 5,032 reads 13 comments

  16. Mamba Week: Bryant Hits 2 Impossible Shots, Beating the 'Kobe Stopper'

    On April 14, 2004, Kobe Bryant hit two clutch shots to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to the Pacific Division title with a victory over the Portland Trail Blazers...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 months ago 21,069 reads 30 comments

  17. Kobe Bryant Day Declared by Los Angeles City Council

    Life after basketball is looking pretty good for Kobe Bryant . After 20 seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers , the city he called home will honor the Black Mamba with a day just ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 43,818 reads 127 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant Catches Fan Filming His Family, Gives the Death Stare

    Kobe Bryant may have retired from the hardwood, but his Mamba Mentality is still alive and well. The well-being of this nosy neighboring fan, however, is less certain...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 7 months ago 88,581 reads 67 comments

  19. Mamba Week: Relive the Time Kobe Bryant Dropped 55 on Michael Jordan

    Kobe Bryant turns 38 on Aug. 23, and in his honor, Bleacher Report is celebrating Mamba Week. Throughout the week, we'll take you down memory lane with some of the greatest moments in Kobe's career...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 months ago 35,102 reads 103 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant Comments on Retirement, Lakers, Luke Walton and More

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is hopeful about the future of the organization as he transitions from the role of key player to perhaps the team's most famous fan...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 42,838 reads 88 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Offers Praise to Ken Griffey Jr. on Hall of Fame, Asks for Golf Help

    "From one 24 to another..." On Saturday, retired NBA legend Kobe Bryant congratulated former MLB superstar Ken Griffey Jr. on being inducted into the Hall of Fame. The video was made for the Seattle Mariners' number retirement ceremony...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 12,158 reads 5 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant Gives Justin Timberlake 1st-Ever Decade Award at Teen Choice Awards

    On Sunday, retired NBA legend Kobe Bryant handed pop star Justin Timberlake the first-ever Teen Decade Award. Cue the passing jokes...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 5,714 reads 1 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant Writes Letter to His 17-Year-Old Self for the Players' Tribune

    Retired Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant wrote a letter to himself as a 17-year-old on Wednesday. The piece, published at the Players' Tribune , focused on investing rather than giving...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 79,945 reads 93 comments

  24. Mike Krzyzewski Comments on Kobe Bryant's Interest in Playing for Team USA

    The United States Olympic basketball team is getting set for the 2016 Summer Games beginning on August 5 in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 82,872 reads 62 comments

  25. Kobe Bryant Plays Pingpong in Ad for Chinese Food-Delivery Startup Company

    Kobe Bryant is walking an unconventional path after retiring from the NBA . According to Angela Doland of Advertising Age , he’s the newest pitchman for a Chinese food-delivery startup...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 97,927 reads 33 comments