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Hollywood elite advising Kobe Bryant on production company

Kobe Bryant is spending his time going all-in on a new venture, and he is picking the brains of a team of stars in the process. No, I’m not talking about anything basketball-related. I’m talking about Bryant’s publishing and production company, Kobe Inc., and the advice he solicits from Hollywood heavyweights Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, and Jerry Bruckheimer. “I mean...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Entering Hollywood, Kobe Bryant gets advice from Spielberg

BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) Kobe Bryant is getting advice from Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams and Jerry Bruckheimer as he redirects his competitive drive from professional basketball to his publishing and production company. One month after retiring from the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers star has a new daily routine. ''I get up early and I train and I work out. Then I go to the...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant not interested in ‘Inside the NBA’

Kobe Bryant has reportedly been courted by TNT to join the cast of “Inside the NBA,” but the five-time champion is not interested in the position. TMZ spoke with Kobe as he was leaving a Hublot watch event in Beverly Hills on Wednesday, and he had a very simple response when asked if he is interested in working for TNT. “No.” That settles that. It was unclear if TNT wanted...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Piece of court from Kobe Bryant’s final game sells for $179,000

Kobe Bryant’s final NBA game was quite the hyped up regular-season event, with ticket prices that were through the roof, and anticipation that had been building all season long. The game lived up to the hype. Kobe Bryant went for 60 points, and the Lakers were able to get a close victory in Bryant’s final game. Prior to the game, the staff at Staples Center added a “24”...
Via The Comeback
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nike unveils new black mamba-themed Kobe Bryant shoes

On Tuesday, Nike unveiled the brand new black mamba-themed Kobe Bryant sneakers. Unsurprisingly, the sneakers were designed with an actual black mamba in mind. “Taking inspiration from this rich designer-athlete rapport and Bryant’s moniker ‘The Black Mamba,’ the third shoe in the Kobe 11 Muse Pack features subtle details reflecting the black mamba snake,” Nike wrote in...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant teaches Draymond Green how to embrace being a jerk

Kobe Bryant may have just clsoed the books on his NBA career, but it will take longer to fully remove the impact he has on the game. Bryant is settling in to retirement, but he continues to stay in touch with many around the NBA, including Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors. The relationship between Bryant and Green was profiled by the San Francisco Chronicle as the Warriors...
Via The Comeback
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant files trademark for ‘Black Mamba’

Former Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is fully prepared to cash in on what was one of the best careers for an NBA player in history. The recently-retired Bryant has filed a trademark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the term “Black Mamba.” Per ESPN: “Kobe Inc., the business arm of recently retired Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, has filed...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape: Kobe Bryant vs Tim Duncan

With the Oklahoma City Thunder eliminating and upsetting the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Semifinals on Thursday night, we could be saying goodbye to not just one, but two of the greatest players to ever step foot on an NBA court this season. While Kobe Bryant’s retirement tour and curtain-closing 60-point game were a major storyline this season, Tim Duncan has...
Via The Comeback
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kobe Bryant vs. Chicago Bulls

Kobe Bryant's best moments against the Chicago Bulls. | Best memories against the Miami Heat: | Best memories against Celtics:
Via Lakers Nation
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Gordon Hayward: Jazz were ‘in shock’ during Kobe's final game

Kobe Bryant could not have scripted the final game of his career any better, as he exploded for 60 points and completely took over to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a win. People around the NBA were in awe of the performance, including the players who allowed it to happen. In a post on his personal blog this week, Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward admitted that being a part of Kobe’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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