1-On-1 Interview: Kobe Bryant’s Cousin Gail Williams Writes Book Loosely Based On His Life

I’m a book lover, so I’m always looking for new books to read. I recently came across a book entitled, “Oh How the Mighty Have Fallen” by Gail Williams. Williams is the older cousin of Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant. The book is loosely based by Kobe’s life. I recently had a chance to chat with Gail to see what inspired her to write the book, how close to reality is it and...
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Kobe Bryant spends day with family at Knott’s Berry Farm

Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant has spent most of the season on the bench dealing with various injuries which likely gives him a lot of free time on his hands. Today, Kobe Bryant was spotted hanging out at Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California with his family taking in the rides and all the fun that comes with amusement parks: It's Kobe Bryant pic.twitter.com/CblmGERHCo...
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Vanessa Bryant, wife of Lakers star Kobe Bryant, takes a selfie with a bear

5TH QUARTER MAG 5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossip Vanessa Bryant, the wife of Lakers star Kobe Bryant, posted a picture with a bear on her Instagram.  Her caption.. Vanessa Bryant, wife of Lakers star Kobe Bryant, takes a selfie with a bear
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Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has officially announced his retirement

5TH QUARTER MAG 5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossip According to various news sources, 18-year NBA veteran Kobe Bryant has announced his retirement. ESPN has the Black Mamba having.. Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has officially announced his retirement
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Kobe Bryant says there’s “not a chance” he’d consider coaching Lakers

PHOTO: L.A. Times Bad news, Laker fans. During a mini question and answer session with his Twitter followers this weekend, Kobe Bryant said that there’s “not a chance” of him coaching the Los Angeles Lakers once he retires. Damn it. However, this isn’t exactly all that shocking seeing as Bryant has never shown any real interest in being a coach after his playing days are...
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Los Angeles Lakers reasons for optimism

Kobe gives a thumbs up at Staples Center during 2012 NBA playoffs. (via ESPN.com) The Los Angeles Lakers don’t look to be in a good spot right now, that is for sure. Not with giving your old, petulant, washed up former superstar a ludicrous contract extension, unstable leadership from ownership, a lame duck coach, and dreadful roster. Having said all of that, the Lakers will probably...
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Lakers News: Kobe Bryant says he gave himself Black Mamba nickname to cope with Colorado incident

In recent years, Kobe Bryant has been known as the Black Mamba, and while the nickname is now vastly popular among Bryant’s fans, there has still been the question of where the alias originated from. Well, now we know. During an extensive interview with Ben McGrath from The New Yorker, Bryant revealed that he gave himself the Black Mamba nickname after watching Kill Bill, and he...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Maybe Jim Brown Was Right About Kobe Bryant After All

During an appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show, Jim Brown was asked of his opinion on Kobe Bryant, and Brown made controversial comments calling Kobe “somewhat confused about culture.” The NFL legend said that if he had to re-call a summit of black athletes, Kobe would not be one of them. After Kobe’s recent comments in an interview with the New Yorker, Jim Brown might have...
Via Basketball Bicker
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe's opinion provocative on Heat's Trayvon Martin support

The New Yorker did a profile on Kobe Bryant that will be coming out on March 31st. In the piece he was asked about the Heat’s support of Trayvon Martin by posting this photo. Here is what Kobe had to say via Colorlines. I won’t react to something just because I’m supposed to, because I’m an African-American,” he said. “That argument doesn’t make any sense to me. So...
Via BlackSportsOnline
20 days ago  |  1 Comment

Kobe has bet over implosion of Justin Bieber's career

It doesn't take a rocket scientist to determine that Justin Bieber is heading down a troubled path. All you have to do is pick up the latest tabloid for proof. Kobe Bryant knows this and that's why the 35-year-old NBA superstar is betting on Bieber's inevitable demise.Ben McGrath of The New Yorker provides more on the story:Kobe Bryant and a business associate have a...
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