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Kobe Bryant should only be ‘afraid’ of the Los Angeles Lakers’ upcoming season

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant admitted Wednesday that he’s “afraid” of life after basketball. “You really have to lean on muses and mentors going forward, just as I did as a kid. It’s about having that next wave of things, which is scary as hell, but it’s fun at the same time,” said Bryant, 35, who signed a two-year contract worth roughly $48.5 million on November...
Via Sports by Colin
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant scored 36 points in 1996 Summer League game

Back in the grand old year that was 1996, Kobe Bryant was still an unknown Lakers rookie trying to make a name for himself in the association. Bryant played on the Lakers Summer League team and showed off his future brilliance in a game against the Phoenix Suns held at Long Beach Arena. At the end of the game, Kobe scored 36 points and the below highlight reel shows flashes of what...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
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Jeremy Lin wants bigger role with the Lakers

When Jeremy Lin created “Linsanity” with the New York Knicks, he immediately became a fan favorite all across the globe. He wasn’t just a household name in New York, he was also a household name across the United States and in other countries as well. Unfortunately, the Houston Rockets signed Lin to a big contract and ended up deciding to bring him off of the bench, and effectively...
Via Sports-Glory
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Kobe Bryant takes a shot at ESPN

PHOTO: L.A. Times It may be the offseason right now, but Kobe Bryant is still taking shots. Following his home run at Richard Sherman’s celebrity softball game, a fan of the Black Mamba sent out a tweet that caught the five-time champion’s eye. “Kobe about to make the top 10 on SportsCenter and he’s not even playing basketball,” the fan wrote, to which Bryant replied, “I’m...
Via Lakerholicz.com
1 day ago  |  1 Comment

WATCH: Kobe hits HR at Richard Sherman's charity softball game

Kobe Bryant has only played in six basketball games since April 2013 because of various injuries. While fans of the Los Angeles Lakers are wondering how healthy the Black Mamba will be when he returns, Bryant is showing that he’s recovering just fine. The five-time NBA champion drilled a home run during a recent charity softball game at Safeco Field in Seattle hosted by Richard...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant gets in Twitter argument over 2012 game against Lakers, Devin Ebanks

Do you remember the time Devin Ebanks held Kevin Durant to 5-for-19 shooting? KD certainly does. In the game that saw Metta World Peace get ejected for elbowing James Harden in the head, Jordan Hill emerge as a key contributor off the bench and Kobe Bryant hit some insane three-point shots to take the game to overtime, another guy stepped up, too: Devin Ebanks. Seeing as MWP was...
Via Lakerholicz.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kobe Bryant scared of life after basketball

Kobe Bryant is signed for two more years with the Los Angeles Lakers. He’ll be 38 when the deal is up, and presumably he’ll hang up his high-tops then. He says he is “scared” about his future after basketball. Bryant is the subject of a documentary that airs on Showtime in November. “Kobe Bryant’s Muse” looks into his life last season when the Lakers went 27-55 as...
Via The Sports Bank
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant Attends Trayvon Martin Peace Walk At Crenshaw High

On the one -year anniversary of the George Zimmerman verdict in the murder trial of Trayvon Martin, a rally was held at Crenshaw high school in Los Angeles for peace and justice. Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant attended the event which was put together by the Trayvon Martin foundation, which also included the slain teen’s parents, Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, along with rapper...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant Beats Fan In HORSE, Talks Smack

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant took on a fan in HORSE and did it while talking smack the whole time. The challenger had Kobe on the ropes early, but then Kobe decided to turn it on and get the W. [YouTube] The post Kobe Bryant Beats Fan In HORSE, Talks Smack appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson: Dwight Howard left Lakers because of Kobe

Phil Jackson said Dwight Howard left because of Kobe Bryant This may not be ground-breaking news anymore as most people pegged this to be the reason for Dwight Howard’s departure from the Los Angeles Lakers, but Phil Jackson cleared up any gray area there might have been. The Zen Master, in his new book, states that Howard had no interest coming back to the Lakers once Kobe told...
Via Pass The Pill
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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