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KOBE BRYANT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Russell Westbrook appreciates Kobe Bryant coming to his defense

Kobe Bryant recently took took to social media to defend Russell Westbrook against criticism over the high volume of shots he has been taking of late as the point guard attempts to carry the Oklahoma City Thunder on his back into the postseason. And for that, Westbrook recently expressed great appreciation for the Los Angeles...Read More The post Russell Westbrook appreciates Kobe...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Longtime Lakers Trainer Gary Vitti To Leave Bench After Next Season

Change sucks. But it’s inevitable. Gary Vitti, the man who has seen everything from Magic Johnson being diagnosed with HIV to Kobe Bryant tearing his Achilles’ tendon, will be moving into a different role in a year’s time. According to a couple of tweets by Bill Oram from the O.C. Register, the Lakers’ longtime head trainer will be leaving the team’s bench after the 2015...
Via Lakerholicz.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant Defends LeBron James on Twitter

On Tuesday afternoon the Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant decided to take to Twitter to speak out about the media and their seemingly endless critique of current NBA champions. Media critique- Mj was a gunner Magic was a coach killer Shaq wasn’t serious Lbj couldn’t handle pressure Spurs r too old #BeforeRings — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 14, 2015 That’s when a fan...
Via Cavaliers Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

We Remember: Bryant Hits 2 Impossible Shots Over ‘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. In a miraculous display of skill and composure under pressure, Kobe sunk not one, but two buzzer-beaters over Blazers forward Ruben Patterson, the self-proclaimed “Kobe Stopper.”... The post We Remember: Bryant Hits 2...
Via The Garbage Time
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo: Kobe bailed on me again

By all indications, Kobe Bryant and Rajon Rondo enjoy each other’s company. The two had breakfast together earlier this season when Rondo was still with the Boston Celtics, which led to some speculation that the Los Angeles Lakers were trying to trade for the star point guard. As we know, Rondo went to the Dallas...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron congratulates Coach K, calls him his favorite

Leading Duke to five national championships is Coach Mike Krzyzewski’s claim to fame, but he is also the head coach that has brought Team USA back to prominence after some poor showings in the early 2000′s. NBA superstar LeBron James played for Coach K during two of those runs, and congratulated him on Instagram this morning for the most recent championship, calling him “his...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeanie Buss says Lakers will celebrate Kobe’s 20th season

Los Angeles Lakers president Jeanie Buss said in an interview that the team is “talking about a bunch of different things” to properly pay tribute next year to Kobe Bryant playing in his 20th NBA season. Promising that in whatever form the apparently season-long celebration and tribute takes, the Lakers “will make it special,” according...Read More The post Jeanie Buss says...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant: Wife suffered miscarriage during rape trial

Kobe Bryant opened up in an unprecedented way in his new documentary and even revealed that wife Vanessa suffered a miscarriage during his rape trial in 2004. Bryant was investigated for sexual assault in 2003 after having sex with a woman who worked at the Colorado hotel where he was staying ahead of a procedure...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant: Winning only one MVP award bothers me

Kobe Bryant is in the discussion for greatest NBA players in history, yet he has only won one MVP award. That is one of the more shocking statistics when it comes to the greats of the game. Bryant has finished in the top five in MVP voting 11 times, including his win in 2008. Kobe...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Kobe definitely returning next season

        This embed is invalid   " /> Kobe Bryant isn’t about to spend his final days in the NBA on the injured list. The Los Angeles Lakers announced Monday that Bryant would undergo surgery this week on his torn rotator cuff, almost certainly sidelining him for the remainder of the 2014-15 season. If that is indeed the case, this would be the third...
Via NESN.com
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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