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Kobe Bryant, Deron Williams engage in war of words

It is no secret Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets has not been all that great in the past few seasons. He was consistently one of the few best point guards in the NBA throughout his time in Utah, and after a decent start with New Jersey/Brooklyn, injuries have claimed a lot of his productivity. So it is imperative that the 2014-15 season is a good one for Deron, who has to prove...
Via Crossover Chronicles
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A timeline of reports saying Kobe Bryant looks “really good” on the court

Over the past few weeks, there have been various reports and quotes of people saying that Kobe Bryant is back to his old self. So, with training camp literally just around the corner, we decided to put together a timeline of people saying Bryant looks “really good” on the court. Here it goes. Jared Zwerling – September 8 Aside from the people like James Harden saying that...
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Lakers Injury Update: Kobe Bryant no longer limping, but will have minutes managed

The Los Angeles Lakers approach the start of training camp following a dismal 27-55 season.  Numerous injuries were a major factor in the dismal season, none of which were more significant than those to Kobe Bryant, who missed all but six games because of a fractured knee and torn Achilles in his left leg. Bryant appears to be on track for the preseason opener and looks to contribute...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Lakers Rumors: Vanessa Bryant to appear on The Real Housewives of Orange County?

While fans of the Los Angeles Lakers are looking forward to seeing Kobe Bryant’s return to the basketball court next month, it appears that his wife may soon be appearing on our screens, too. According to RumorFix, The Real Housewives of Orange County may be trying to land Vanessa Bryant for the cast of their reality show. “There will be a new girl and a new friend,” an insider...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant Claims A Cheetah Inspired His Fadeaway Jump Shot

Kobe Bryant and cheetahs have more in common than one would think. In an interview published by the New York Times, the Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard discussed a number of topics including how a cheetah improved his jump shot. “When you watch me shoot my fadeaway jumper, you’ll notice my leg is always extended,” Bryant said. “I had problems making that shot in the...
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Kobe compares leg to cheetah tail

The New York Times recently had a sit down interview with Kobe Bryant and Arianna Huffington over lunch for a two hour candid conversation. The 18-year NBA veteran Kobe Bryant and the co-founder of the Huffington Post, Arianna Huffington, met when Kobe reached out to her intrigued about her story. In the interview Kobe touches on things like his family, his new Showtime documentary “Kobe’s...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: What to Realistically Expect From Kobe Bryant This Season

Kobe Bryant is one of the best players the NBA has ever seen. He’s the Black Mamba. He’s the face of the Los Angeles Lakers franchise right now. He’s arguably the second best, and some even say the best, shooting guard to ever step foot on a basketball court. He has five NBA Championship rings. He was the 2008 NBA MVP. He’s been named an All-Star 16 times and was a First...
Via Standing O Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mitch Kupchak: Kobe Bryant ‘looks really good, feels great’

Los Angeles Lakers general manger Mitch Kupchak said Friday that Kobe Bryant looks and feels great. Kupchak said he’s watched Kobe workout throughout the summer, and he “Looks really good, feels great. No ill effects on either injury.” — Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) September 26, 2014 Bryant, who sustained a lateral tibial plateau fracture in his left knee on Dec. 17...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vanessa Bryant to be on ‘Real Housewives of OC'?

Vanessa Bryant doesn’t seem like the type to take part in a dramatic reality TV show like “Real Housewives of Orange County,” but that may be exactly why the shows producers are reportedly looking to add her. According to, there will be a new face on the next season of RHOC and it could […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson: Nobody trained harder than Kobe, not even MJ

Not many people know Los Angeles Lakers G Kobe Bryant like Phil Jackson does. After establishing a dynasty and winning multiple rings after the turn of the century, it’s clear he knows Bryant inside and out. And he had some high praise about the Lakers star, in an interview with NY Posts’ Steve Serby. Q: Is Kobe Bryant the model for Carmelo Anthony? A: No. No one can approach...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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