You might not immediately associate Los Angeles Lakers superstar and future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant with being adaptable. For much of Bryant's career, the prevailing theme has been that it's his way or the highway. And it's worked out wonderfully for Bryant and the Lakers, to the tune of five NBA championships.Because those rings are the thing, you see. Bryant is all about the...
The reports that Kobe Bryant was considering retirement after this season always seemed a bit premature. And while there's every chance that the future Hall of Famer and current Los Angeles Lakers superstar will in fact call it quits when 2015-16 is all said and done, former Lakers great James Worthy doesn't seem so sure. Worthy joined the Above the Rim radio show with Brian Geltzeiler...
What is Hollywood without some drama and entertainment? The Los Angeles Lakers held a press conference on Wednesday to formally introduce newly acquired players Roy Hibbert, Brandon Bass and Lou Williams. When a player is first introduced in the purple and gold, a question regarding Super-star Kobe Bryant is always expected, but this time the answer was as awkward as it gets. All...
The Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday held a press conference to introduce three of their new players: Roy Hibbert, Lou Williams, and Brandon Bass. The trio, coupled with the team’s new draft picks, will help to usher in a new era for the team following the worst season in franchise history. But one thing they...Read More
Kobe Bryant watched Barcelona's training session in Los Angeles on Monday. Barcelona's soccer team are in the United States on a preseason tour. Bryant reportedly talked to Albert Soler, director of International Relations for the club, about ending his career with Barcelona. "Kobe has offered to end his career here," said Soler. Soler also reference Bryant reuniting with Pau Gasol...
The Indiana Pacers signed free agent center Jordan Hill on Tuesday, and it sounds like the 27-year-old won’t need as many aspirin with his new team as he did with his old one. Hill went to the Lakers via trade a few years back and played 70 or more games in each of his last...Read More
One of the ways Phil Jackson was supposed to rescue the New York Knicks was through the use of his acclaimed triangle offense. The team’s performance proves that it has not worked out just yet. Kobe Bryant must have a hard time understanding why. While speaking at his basketball camp recently, Kobe was asked how...Read More
LOS ANGELES, CA – DECEMBER 19: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers stands on the court during a game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at STAPLES Center on December 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images) Amidst all the changes that have come to the Los Angeles Lakers’ roster this...
Allow us to let you in on one of the worst-kept secrets in the NBA — Kobe Bryant is not an easy person to get along with. No one has ever questioned Bryant’s work ethic or commitment to winning, but plenty have wondered why he always has to be so arrogant when dealing with teammates,...Read More
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