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Kobe Bryant’s message is a lesson for critics, not Kevin Durant

Kobe Bryant’s criticism of Kevin Durant should be a lesson to all of the critics of the Golden State Warriors. Ever since Kevin Durant made the decision to join the Golden State Warriors, the criticism he has received has been heavy. It may or may not be warranted, but at the end of the day […] Kobe Bryant’s message is a lesson for critics, not Kevin Durant - Blue Man Hoop...
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21 hours ago

Kobe Bryant: ‘A real competitor’ would not be intimidated by Warriors

Kobe Bryant wouldn’t be scared of the Golden State Warriors, and he doesn’t think you should be either. Bryant appeared on Thursday’s edition of “The Jim Rome Show” and said he was happy for Kevin Durant, but he wouldn’t be scared of him and his teammates. “I was happy for him. This is something that he wants to do man, he’s happy with his decision,” Bryant said...
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Kobe Bryant has great line about Lakers jersey retirement

The Los Angeles City Council previously declared Aug. 24 “Kobe Bryant Day,” and on Wednesday, the city and the beloved NBA icon celebrated the tribute. In a way, Wednesday’s festivities provided a perfect way to bookend a yearlong celebration of the Los Angeles Lakers superstar’s phenomenal NBA career. Now arrives the time to put his legacy in its proper perspective, which...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Los Angeles City Declares 'Kobe Bryant Day'

Watch as August 24th is declared as Kobe Bryant Day in the city of Los Angeles.
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

24 quintessential moments of Kobe Bryant's career

Baller. Global Icon. Selfish. Rapist. Legend. Kobe Bryant has been called those words (and many more) in the 20 years he has been in the public eye. Whatever you want to call him, there is no denying that impact he has had on sports in Los Angeles. After 1,566 games, five championships and a couple of Finals MVPs, the former Los Angeles Lakers guard was honored by the Los Angeles...
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QUIZ: Name every player to win a championship with Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant hoisted the Larry O'Brien Trophy with the Los Angeles Lakers five times during his illustrious career. Can you name every player to have done so with him?
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Kobe Bryant to be honored with his own day in LA on 8/24

Kobe Bryant has been among the more prominent members of the Los Angeles sporting landscape and community for the past 20 years. On Wednesday, the city will honor him in a special way. It was announced on Monday that August 24, 2016 will be “Kobe Bryant Day” in Los Angeles. The date 8-24 was chosen because Bryant, of course, wore both numbers on his uniform during his Hall...
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Kobe Bryant starting $100 million venture capital fund

Kobe Bryant has entered the world of finance in a big way. Appearing on Wall Street Monday, the NBA legend announced he’s starting up a $100 million media, technology and data fund. ESPN’s Darren Rovell provided some photos capturing Bryant’s big moment. A bearded Kobe Bryant ringing the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange announcing his new $100M investment pic...
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Kobe Bryant praises Coach K after Team USA wins gold

Kobe Bryant was part of the United States men’s basketball team that won the gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. It was labeled the “Redeem Team,” and its mission was to reclaim the gold medal that the 2004 squad failed to bring home from Athens in 2004. The 2008 Olympics were Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski’s first as U.S. head coach, and he quickly...
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Kobe Bryant offers high praise for Lakers rookie Brandon Ingram

It’s a good time to be a fan of the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers might have just lost Kobe Bryant to retirement, but Brandon Ingram and others look to usher in the next era in epic fashion this upcoming season. It’s a movement with Bryant’s blessing, too. No. 24 sounds mightily impressed with one of the guys tasked with replacing him, per Serena Winters of Lakers Nation:...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

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