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  • • Kobe Bryant helicopter crash findings to be announced Tuesday
    On Jan. 26, 2020, the world received news that Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna Bryant, and many others were involved in a helicopter crash that had no survivors. Kobe and Gianna Bryant, Ara Zobayan, Alyssa, Keri, and John Altobelli, Christina Mauser, and Payton and Sarah Chester were lost in the crash on that day. Next […] The post Kobe Bryant helicopter crash findings to be announced Tuesd...2021
  • • The Impact Achilles Tears Have Had on NBA Superstars’ Careers
    Among the NBA’s elite superstars who suffered a torn Achilles, the only one who was able to play at the same level as he did before the injury was the Atlanta Hawks’ Dominique Wilkins. Not Elgin Baylor. Not Patrick Ewing. Not Kobe Bryant. And so far, not Cousins. The injury occurred in January of 1992. […] The post The Impact Achilles Tears Have Had on NBA Superstars’ Careers appeared ...2021
  • • 4 best trade offers the Los Angeles Lakers didn’t take for Kobe Bryant
    Kobe Bryant’s illustrious career was etched into immortally in 2017, when he became the first player in Los Angeles Lakers history to have two of his playing number retired. The numbers 8 and 24 were raised to the ceiling at half time of the game against Golden State, joining Wilt Chamberlain’s number 13, Magic Johnson’s […] The post 4 best trade offers the Los Angeles Lakers didn’t ta...2021
  • • Hornets’ Gordon Hayward’s shoes feature personal link to Kobe Bryant
    Charlotte Hornets swingman Gordon Hayward has been playing in shoes honoring Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant. Hayward has been sporting his signature Anta Hayward 2s, but this pair has an ode to his personal link with Bryant. The snakeskin shoes (a nod to the “Black Mamba”) feature No. 24 on the heel, and the […] The post Hornets’ Gordon Hayward’s shoes feature ...2021
  • • Warriors’ Klay Thompson’s surprising revelation on guarding Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant
    Steve Nash might find the following set of insights on Kobe Bryant interesting. Klay Thompson’s alter ego “Reporter Klay” revealed how he grew into being the premier two-way player he now is during the Golden State Warriors’ broadcast Saturday night. Klay Thompson is already set to go down as one of the greatest shooters in […] The post Warriors’ Klay Thompson’s surprising revela...2021
  • • Blazers star Damian Lillard’s unique game-winner matches Lakers legend Kobe Bryant
    Damian Lillard’s clutch shot over the Chicago Bulls was the first time a jump ball and a game-winning buzzer-beater occurred on the same possession inside the final 10 seconds since Kobe Bryant did it in 2006. Down five points with 8.9 seconds left, the Portland Trail Blazers entered a crunch time that fans have simply […] The post Blazers star Damian Lillard’s unique game-winner match...2021
  • • What LeBron James, Michael Jordan do exactly the same, per Tyronn Lue
    LA Clippers coach Tyronn Lue already has quite the impressive resume to his NBA career. Not only was he a two-time NBA Champion, but he got to play alongside Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan, and coach LeBron James from a few years. Now having to game plan against the Lakers, Lue has been a part of […] The post What LeBron James, Michael Jordan do exactly the same, per Tyronn Lue appeared first o...2021
  • • Lakers’ LeBron James achieves impressive feat last made by Kobe Bryant
    LeBron James continues to add his name to the Lakers’ record books and join Kobe Bryant in the process. After scoring 20 points in the first half of Los Angeles’ game against the Detroit Pistons Thursday night, James became only the third player in the last 25 years of Lakers’ history to score at least […] The post Lakers’ LeBron James achieves impressive feat last ma...2021
  • • Kobe Bryant, Lakers fans obliterate awful take on his legacy
    Basketball fans everywhere had a field day on social media after a confusing take on Kobe Bryant’s influence on the NBA game with the Los Angeles Lakers. MJ’s influence — He *is* basketballKobe’s influence — Low top sneakersAI’s influence — Tats/braids/be youSteph’s influence — The 3-pointer What’s LeBron’s influence🤔 — BC (@B_Craw4D) January 29, 2021 […] The post Kobe Bryant, L...2021
  • • Baron Davis’ rap tribute to Kobe Bryant
    Former NBA All-Star Baron Davis honored the memory of the late Kobe Bryant with a personal rap. In the commemorative post, Davis praised Bryant for his accolades and mentality both on and off the court. My letter to Bean 🌹 Had to figure out how to honor u the best way I can!!! #mambamentality #Mamba&Gigi […] The post Baron Davis’ rap tribute to Kobe Bryant appeared first on Clutch...2021

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Kobe Bryant injury and suspension

  • • Kobe Bryant helicopter crash findings to be announced Tuesday
    On Jan. 26, 2020, the world received news that Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna Bryant, and many others were involved in a helicopter crash that had no survivors. Kobe and Gianna Bryant, Ara Zobayan, Alyssa, Keri, and John Altobelli, Christina Mauser, and Payton and Sarah Chester were lost in the crash on that day. Next […] The post Kobe Bryant helicopter crash findings to be announced Tuesd...2021
  • • The Impact Achilles Tears Have Had on NBA Superstars’ Careers
    Among the NBA’s elite superstars who suffered a torn Achilles, the only one who was able to play at the same level as he did before the injury was the Atlanta Hawks’ Dominique Wilkins. Not Elgin Baylor. Not Patrick Ewing. Not Kobe Bryant. And so far, not Cousins. The injury occurred in January of 1992. […] The post The Impact Achilles Tears Have Had on NBA Superstars’ Careers appeared ...2021
  • • Bill Russell Remembers Kobe Bryant On One-Year Anniversary Of His Death
    Tuesday marked the one-year anniversary since Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash. Tributes began to pour in Monday when Kyrie Irving honored Bryant by wearing his jersey ahead of the Brooklyn Nets’ game against the Los Angeles Lakers. Jayson Tatum also took to Instagram to remember his […] The post Bill Russell Remembers Kobe Bryant On O...2021
  • • Pau Gasol’s emotional message to Kobe Bryant on anniversary of his death
    January 26, 2020 will be remembered forever for sports fans everywhere, and for good reason. It has been one year to the day of the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gigi in a helicopter crash, and the world continues to mourn the death of one of the greatest athletes in history. Bryant’s ex-teammate […] The post Pau Gasol’s emotional message to Kobe Bryant on annive...2021
  • • Sports world mourns death of Kobe Bryant on one-year anniversary of NBA legend's fatal helicopter crash
    Kobe, his daughter Gianna and seven others died in a helicopter crash one year ago today...2021
  • Where the investigation, lawsuits stemming from Kobe Bryant crash stand today
    • Where the investigation, lawsuits stemming from Kobe Bryant crash stand today
    The Jan. 26, 2020, helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others spawned an investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board and a number of civil lawsuits. Here are the details of where those cases stand today....2021
  • LeBron James, Anthony Davis 'still have trouble' with Kobe Bryant's death
    • LeBron James, Anthony Davis 'still have trouble' with Kobe Bryant's death
    It's been nearly one year since Kobe Bryant died in a tragic helicopter crash alongside his daughter, Gianna, and seven others. LeBron James and Anthony Davis are still struggling to process his death....2021
  • • Marc Gasol surprisingly shuts down Kobe Bryant question nearly one year after tragic death
    Nearly one year after the tragic helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and seven others, Los Angeles Lakers center Marc Gasol reluctantly shared a few words about the devastating loss. Marc, who is one month into his first season in L.A., was asked about Bryant’s passing in his postgame session with reporters […] The post Marc Gasol surprisingly shuts down Kobe...2021
  • • Kobe Bryant murals the only good thing to spread worldwide in 2020
    Somehow, everyone knew that 2020 was going to be a terrible year when Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, along with his daughter Gianna and seven other people, passed away in a tragic helicopter crash in late January. Since then, everything has gone to the dumps. With the coronavirus pandemic, the police brutality, the U.S. […] The post Kobe Bryant murals the only good thing to spread...2021
  • • A Celebration Of Kobe Bryant’s Life
    The NBA family lost one of its brightest stars on far too soon, when Lakers legend Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash outside Los Angeles. At 41 years of age, he was taken far too soon. And though he’s gone, the memories he left behind, as well as his “Mamba Mentality,” will live […] The post A Celebration Of Kobe Bryant’s Life appeared first on ClutchPoints...2021

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  • • Shareef O’Neal honors Lakers icon Kobe Bryant with new tattoo
    Shareef O’Neal, the son of Los Angeles Lakers icon Shaquille O’Neal, just got another tattoo in honor of the late and great Kobe Bryant. Per TMZ, O’Neal revealed another Kobe tattoo to honor the basketball legend. As seen in the photo by TMZ, the ink was a popular image of Bryant celebrating while pulling his […] The post Shareef O’Neal honors Lakers icon Kobe Bryant ...2020
  • • Snoop Dogg honors Kobe Bryant, Lakers with new tattoo after NBA title
    Los Angeles Lakers superfan and Long Beach native Snoop Dogg got a new tattoo in honor of the late, great Kobe Bryant and the Lakers’ latest title. The rap legend showed off his new tattoo on Instagram and tagged multiple members of the team — including LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Dwight Howard, Danny […] The post Snoop Dogg honors Kobe Bryant, Lakers w...2020
  • • Matt Barnes gets incredible Kobe, Gianna Bryant tattoo
    As a way to remember their life and legacies, former NBA forward Matt Barnes has a new tattoo of Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna. Barnes and Bryant shared a fairly close friendship, as they were teammates with the Lakers for two seasons. According to a report from TMZ, the tattoo […] The post Matt Barnes gets incredible Kobe, Gianna Bryant tattoo appeared first o...2020
  • • LeBron James will wear finger sleeve to honor Kobe Bryant in resumed season
    Following Bryant's death, James and teammate Anthony Davis got tattoos to pay tribute to one of the all-time great Lakers....2020
  • • Every known Kobe Bryant tattoo
    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant had a handful of tattoos on his body, with the butterfly crown perhaps the most notable since it was most visible on his shooting arm. Aside from that one, though, Kobe had a few more pieces of art inked on his body, and we will examine each one of […] The post Every known Kobe Bryant tattoo appeared first on ClutchPoints....2020
  • • Vanessa Bryant gets new tattoos of messages from Gigi, Kobe Bryant
    It’s been a tough year for everyone but more especially, for Vanessa Bryant. It’s been nearly five months since the tragic death of Gigi and Kobe Bryant and it seems that the whole world is still reeling from that fateful January morning in Calabasas, including Vanessa herself. Earlier today, Vanessa seems to be taking a […] The post Vanessa Bryant gets new tattoos of messages fr...2020
  • Devin Booker’s new “Be Legendary” tattoo a tribute to Kobe Bryant
    • Devin Booker’s new “Be Legendary” tattoo a tribute to Kobe Bryant
    Back in 2016, then rookie Devin Booker got to play against his idol, Kobe Bryant, and Booker threw up 28 points on the night. It caught Kobe’s eye, the two talked after the game and Kobe gave him an autographed pair of shoes with an inspirational message: “Be Legendary.” Kobe Bryant signed a pair of...2020
  • • Kobe Bryant’s sister Sharia gets tattoo honoring Kobe, Gianna
    Numerous fans and friends have been paying tribute to the late Kobe Bryant by getting tattoos honoring him and his daughter, Gianna, who were among nine people who died in a helicopter crash on January 26. One of Kobe’s sisters is also paying tribute with some ink. Sharia Washington, who is the oldest of the three Bryant children, got a tattoo of the numbers 2 and 24, which were Gigi and Kobe’s re...2020
  • • Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. gets Kobe Bryant tattoo to honor the late Lakers legend
    The Browns star wideout got the ink on his rib cage...2020
  • • Shareef O'Neal reveals new tattoos honoring Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant
    Shaq's son was close with the Lakers legend...2020

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Kobe Bryant trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • 4 best trade offers the Los Angeles Lakers didn’t take for Kobe Bryant
    Kobe Bryant’s illustrious career was etched into immortally in 2017, when he became the first player in Los Angeles Lakers history to have two of his playing number retired. The numbers 8 and 24 were raised to the ceiling at half time of the game against Golden State, joining Wilt Chamberlain’s number 13, Magic Johnson’s […] The post 4 best trade offers the Los Angeles Lakers didn’t ta...2021
  • • Pau Gasol recalls chance Kobe Bryant encounter in Spain months before Grizzlies trade
    Former NBA veteran Pau Gasol recalled the moments leading up to the trade that sent him to the Los Angeles Lakers. Apparently, he crossed paths with the Bryants while working out in a hotel gym in his hometown of Barcelona during the summer of 2007. “It’s crazy how that happened,” Gasol said via ESPN. “There […] The post Pau Gasol recalls chance Kobe Bryant encounter ...2021
  • Kobe Bryant shares take on Tony Parker in Spurs legend's new documentary
    • Kobe Bryant shares take on Tony Parker in Spurs legend's new documentary
    In a very genuine and matter-of-fact way, Bryant offered insights on what it felt like playing against Parker and how doing so prevented him from winning more than the five titles he ended up with....2021
  • • Shareef O’Neal honors father Shaq and late Lakers icon Kobe Bryant with his LSU jersey
    While Shareef O’Neal travels to his father’s roots at LSU, the young forward decided to pay homage to his inspirations as well. Shareef, the son of Los Angeles Lakers icon Shaquille O’Neal, elected to combine both of Kobe Bryant’s jersey numbers–which resulted in him donning No.32 for the season. For what it’s worth, Shaq wore […] The post Shareef O’...2020
  • • 3 things the Lakers must do with Pau Gasol after Marc Gasol signing
    Roughly 12 years ago, the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Spanish-born big man Pau Gasol. Overall, it was a wise decision, as the team went on to win a pair of championships behind the play of Gasol and Kobe Bryant. Now, Pau’s brother, Marc, will look for similar results in The City of Angels. Over […] The post 3 things the Lakers must do with Pau Gasol after Marc Gasol signing appeared ...2020
  • • How Kobe Bryant Became a Los Angeles Laker
    This story appears in a magazine dedicated to the most iconic draft class ever. Get your copy. Kobe Bryant’s career was nearing its end when he stretched out on a trainer’s table in the Lakers’ locker room for some restorative work on a body that had given two decades to the NBA. As he received […] The post How Kobe Bryant Became a Los Angeles Laker appeared first on SLAM....2020
  • • What if the Hornets never traded Kobe Bryant to the Lakers?
    The Charlotte Hornets were presented with a golden opportunity to completely change the franchise’s fate back in the 1996 NBA Draft. At the time, they were already a relevant and up-and-coming team, which occasionally made postseason trips back in the 1990’s era. Little did they know that the 13th selection of Kobe Bryant ended up […] The post What if the Hornets never traded Kob...2020
  • • Heat rookie Tyler Herro’s Game 1 plus-minus ties Kobe Bryant but it’s not worth bragging about
    Miami Heat rookie Tyler Herro came crashing down to earth on Thursday, in what was a forgettable performance from the youngster who’d done so well for his team n the playoffs thus far. He made a bit of history as well, tying a two-decade-old Kobe Bryant record. It’s not what you think, though. By netting […] The post Heat rookie Tyler Herro’s Game 1 plus-minus ties Kobe Bry...2020
  • • Ray Allen pumps the brakes on 1996 NBA Draft being the best ever
    The 1996 NBA Draft has long been hailed as one of the holy grails of basketball talents, producing Hall of Fame talents like Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, Ray Allen, Steve Nash, and many others who stuck in the league for 10 or more years. Ray Allen knows he was drafted amid basketball royalty, but he […] The post Ray Allen pumps the brakes on 1996 NBA Draft being the best ever appeared first ...2020
  • • The difference between Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan, according to NBA photographer
    Celebrated NBA photographer Andrew Bernstein has shared his two cents worth on the biggest difference between the legendary Michael Jordan and the late, great Kobe Bryant. Having had the opportunity to work with both players up close, Bernstein provided some insight on what he believes separated the Los Angeles Lakers great from Jordan. According to […] The post The difference between Kobe B...2020

Kobe Bryant stats and results

  • • Blazers star Damian Lillard’s unique game-winner matches Lakers legend Kobe Bryant
    Damian Lillard’s clutch shot over the Chicago Bulls was the first time a jump ball and a game-winning buzzer-beater occurred on the same possession inside the final 10 seconds since Kobe Bryant did it in 2006. Down five points with 8.9 seconds left, the Portland Trail Blazers entered a crunch time that fans have simply […] The post Blazers star Damian Lillard’s unique game-winner match...2021
  • • Lakers’ LeBron James achieves impressive feat last made by Kobe Bryant
    LeBron James continues to add his name to the Lakers’ record books and join Kobe Bryant in the process. After scoring 20 points in the first half of Los Angeles’ game against the Detroit Pistons Thursday night, James became only the third player in the last 25 years of Lakers’ history to score at least […] The post Lakers’ LeBron James achieves impressive feat last ma...2021
  • • LeBron James joins Kobe Bryant in old-man Lakers record with monster 46-point game
    In the Los Angeles Lakers’ win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, LeBron James exploded for 46 points. This makes James the oldest Laker with a 40-point game since Kobe Bryant’s 60-point explosion in his final career game. James’ scoring outburst guided the Lakers to a 115-108 victory over the Cavs. He shot 19-of-26 from […] The post LeBron James joins Kobe Bryant in o...2021
  • • Heat pay fitting tribute to Kobe Bryant’s 81 points with mind-boggling stat
    On Jan. 22, 2006, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant scored 81 points against the Toronto Raptors—the second-most points in a single game to Wilt Chamberlain’s 100. On the 15th anniversary of Bryant’s insane display of offensive talent, Tim Reynolds of The Associated Press shared a statistic that may send some shivers down people’s spines, […] The post Heat pay fitting tr...2021
  • • Jalen Rose’s lasting memory from Kobe Bryant’s 81-point game
    15 years ago today, on Jan. 22, 2005, Kobe Bryant torched the Toronto Raptors for 81 points in one of the most memorable performances in NBA history. Famously, many of the Mamba’s buckets came while being “guarded” by Jalen Rose. However, considering how locked in Bryant was on that unforgettable night at the Staples Center, […] The post Jalen Rose’s lasting memory fr...2021
  • • Blazers superstar Damian Lillard passes Kobe Bryant on all-time 3-points list
    Damian Lillard made a bit of history on Monday night, as the Portland Trail Blazers fell to the San Antonio Spurs, 125-104. The All-Star point guard drained another three triples on the evening, en route to passing the late Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant in the NBA’s all-time three-points list. This via NBA on […] The post Blazers superstar Damian Lillard passes Kobe Bryant on a...2021
  • • Stephen Curry issues loud reminder with career-high 62 points, joins Kobe Bryant in exclusive NBA territory
    Curry was in attack mode from start to finish on Sunday...2021
  • • LeBron James moves up Christmas Day scoring list, nears Kobe Bryant’s record
    Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James is on track to become the NBA’s Christmas Day leading scorer and could eclipse the late Kobe Bryant at the top spot next season. On Friday, The King moved up to second all-time by moving past Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson, who scored 377 points in 12 Christmas Day […] The post LeBron James moves up Christmas Day scoring list, nears Kobe Bryant&...2020
  • • Kobe Bryant’s would-be reaction to LeBron James–Lakers championship, per Shaquille O’Neal
    According to NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal, the late, great Kobe Bryant would have been quite proud of his beloved Los Angeles Lakers winning the franchise’s 17th NBA championship. With superstar forward LeBron James and former New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis leading Los Angeles to a title down in Orlando as a result of […] The post Kobe Bryant’s would-be reaction ...2020
  • • Shareef O’Neal honors father Shaq and late Lakers icon Kobe Bryant with his LSU jersey
    While Shareef O’Neal travels to his father’s roots at LSU, the young forward decided to pay homage to his inspirations as well. Shareef, the son of Los Angeles Lakers icon Shaquille O’Neal, elected to combine both of Kobe Bryant’s jersey numbers–which resulted in him donning No.32 for the season. For what it’s worth, Shaq wore […] The post Shareef O’...2020

Kobe Bryant parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • • VIDEO: John Wall shares powerful statement on Lakers legend Kobe Bryant’s legacy
    It has been a full year since Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, passed away with seven other individuals in a tragic helicopter accident. Houston Rockets point guard John Wall is himself a huge Black Mamba fan, and he recently took a moment to speak about Kobe’s legacy. Wall had nothing […] The post VIDEO: John Wall shares powerful statement on Lakers lege...2021
  • • Pau Gasol posts touching tribute to Kobe Bryant on Instagram on anniversary of his former teammate's death
    Gasol has remained closed with the Bryant family even after Kobe's death...2021
  • • Shaq’s daughter surprises him with incredible artwork in honor of Lakers co-star Kobe Bryant
    Shaquille O’Neal’s daughter, Taahirah, surprised her father with a pair of portraits of “The Diesel” and his late Los Angeles Lakers teammate, Kobe Bryant. Shaq posted a video of the portraits, interspersed with clips from a one-on-one interview O’Neal did with Lakers co-star Bryant back in 2018.   View this post on Instagram   A […] The post Shaq̵...2021
  • • Vanessa Bryant remembers husband Kobe Bryant, daughter Gianna in Instagram post one year after their deaths
    She also shared a letter Gianna's friend Aubrey wrote...2021
  • • Vanessa Bryant shares heartfelt letter from one of Gianna Bryant’s best friends
    Kobe Bryant’s wife, Vanessa, shared a message on her Instagram account on the one-year death anniversary of her husband and daughter, Gianna. A letter came from one of Gianna’s closest friends named Aubrey Callaghan. The letter shared that the 13-year-old was a humble person who didn’t fail to lift up the spirits of the people […] The post Vanessa Bryant shares heartfelt le...2021
  • • Childhood home in Italy honors Kobe with plaza
    On the anniversary of his death, Reggio Emilia, where Kobe Bryant lived while his father played for its basketball team, will unveil the "Largo Kobe and Gianna Bryant" plaza....2021
  • • Pau Gasol reveals why he named his daughter after Gianna Bryant
    The late Kobe Bryant treated his former Los Angeles Lakers teammate in Pau Gasol as one of his closest friends in the league. Due to their special bond, the Gasol family was left in shock after hearing the news of Bryant’s death along with his daughter Gianna who was both caught in a tragic helicopter […] The post Pau Gasol reveals why he named his daughter after Gianna Bryant appeared...2021
  • • Pau Gasol recalls chance Kobe Bryant encounter in Spain months before Grizzlies trade
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  • • Lakers legend Magic Johnson imagines Kobe Bryant’s GOAT Hall of Fame speech
    Fans around the world can’t wait for the moment Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is officially inducted into the Hall of Fame in May, even if it’s going to be bittersweet due to Bryant’s tragic death last January. Kobe’s Hall of Fame class was supposed to be inducted in 2020, but the enshrinement was […] The post Lakers legend Magic Johnson imagines Kobe Bryant&#...2021
  • • Lakers legend Kobe Bryant’s confession on guarding Allen Iverson in the Finals, per Tyronn Lue
    One of the most memorable moments of the 2001 NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Philadelphia 76ers was Allen Iverson stepping over a hapless Tyronn Lue after making a jumper. In spite of this rather forgettable moment from Lue’s end, however, it appears that even the late, great Kobe Bryant knew just […] The post Lakers legend Kobe Bryant’s confession on guarding ...2021

Top Kobe Bryant news

  • • Kobe Bryant, Lakers legend and NBA great, dies at 41 in helicopter crash
    One of the greatest players in NBA history, Bryant was one of five aboard the helicopter...2020
  • • Sources: Kobe, daughter die in helicopter crash
    Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna have died in a helicopter crash in California, sources confirmed to ESPN....2020
  • • Source: Kobe among dead in helicopter crash
    Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash in California at age 41, a source confirmed to ESPN....2020
  • • Report: Kobe Bryant Has Died In Helicopter Crash
    A report out of TMZ claims that Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash. The TMZ account states that the future Hall of Famer died in the crash, along with everybody else on board, early Sunday morning. Matt Norlander of CBS Sports writes that Los Angeles authorities are confirming the crash that reportedly had […] The post Report: Kobe Bryant Has Died In Helicopter Crash appeared first o...2020
  • • Kobe Bryant Elected Into the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame
    Kobe Bryant has been elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, it was announced today....2020
  • • Kobe and Gianna Bryant, a tribute at Manila's famed basketball court
    The mural at the famed Tenement court in Manila has become a tribute to Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna....2020
  • • Kobe, daughter buried Feb. 7 near family's home
    Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were buried Friday in a cemetery near the family's Southern California home, according to death certificates....2020
  • • NBA All-Star Game MVP award named for Kobe
    The NBA has named the All-Star Game MVP award for the late Kobe Bryant, an 18-time All-Star who won a record-tying four All-Star Game MVP awards, commissioner Adam Silver announced Saturday....2020
  • • Kobe, Duncan, KG lead star-studded HOF class
    Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett, Tamika Catchings, Kim Mulkey, Barbara Stevens, Eddie Sutton, Rudy Tomjanovich and Patrick Baumann have been elected to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame....2020
  • • Vanessa Bryant shares photo of Lakers' 'Black Mamba' snakeskin Kobe Bryant tribute jerseys
    The Lakers will debut these jerseys if they make it past the first round...2020
  • • Vanessa Bryant reveals that she found a letter from Kobe Bryant the day before her birthday
    Vanessa waited until her birthday on Tuesday to open the letter...2020
  • • Lakers Family Comes Together to Honor Kobe Bryant
    At the apex of arguably the most painful week in franchise history, Kobe Bryant’s memory permeated every last corner of the house he built....2020
  • • NBA renames All-Star Game MVP Award after Kobe Bryant
    Adam Silver made an emotional announcement Saturday in honor of an NBA legend...2020
  • • Kobe Bryant never stopped trying to inspire
    Kobe Bryant approached his post-basketball life with the same Mamba Mentality he displayed as a player: an audacious, unyielding will to motivate the next generation....2020

Kobe Bryant fantasy rankings and news

  • • Vanessa Bryant reveals one line she asked to be removed in co-authored book of Lakers great Kobe Bryant
    The second and final installment of Kobe Bryant’s best-selling fantasy novel series “Epoca” hit the book stands earlier this week. The wife of the late Los Angeles Lakers great, Vanessa Bryant, was a key part in the completion of “Epoca: The River of Sand,” as she collaborated with co-author Ivy Claire. On Wednesday, Entertainment Tonight […] The post Vanessa Br...2020
  • • Fantasy hoops: James Harden is unreal
    James Harden is unreal. Over his last 10 contests, he is averaging 40.8 points per game. Kobe Bryant (three times) and Michael Jordan (twice) are the only other players to score at least 400 points over a 10-game stretch in NBA history. During the month of December, Harden scored 546 total points, 115 more than any other player (Paul George was second). For fantasy owners in both points and catego...2019
  • • Kobe Bryant now aiming to conquer young-adult novel genre
    Kobe Bryant, having already made successful inroads into Hollywood courtesy of winning an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film for “Dear Basketball,” has now set his post-NBA retirement sights on the literary world.First, the Los Angeles Lakers icon announced in May the October release of his first nonfiction book, title, “The Mamba Mentality: How I Play.” And now Bryant has revealed aspirat...2018

Kobe Bryant schedule, game

  • • Zach Randolph says Kobe Bryant is ‘best to ever do it’—as a coach
    After numerous battles inside the court, it was Kobe Bryant’s efforts outside the NBA that really stuck with former two-time All-Star Zach Randolph. After his last season with the Sacramento Kings in 2019, Randolph enrolled his eldest daughter MacKenly to Kobe Bryant’s Team Mamba, a basketball training camp for a bunch of talented seventh and […] The post Zach Randolph says Kobe ...2021
  • • Kobe Bryant’s efforts to grow women’s hoops inspired Stephen Curry
    With the one-year anniversary of Kobe Bryant’s death on Tuesday, athletes across the world are speaking out on the legendary basketball star. While commemorating Bryant’s legacy, Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors shared how Bryant’s efforts to grow the WNBA and women’s hoops in general inspired him. Via Sports Illustrated’s Howard Beck: “The fact that […...2021
  • • Kobe Bryant was reportedly considering leaving Nike and starting his own 'Mamba' shoe brand prior to death
    Bryant's departure from Nike would've sent shockwaves throughout the sneaker community...2020
  • • Kobe Bryant was allegedly considering leaving Nike and starting his own 'Mamba' shoe brand prior to death
    Bryant's departure from Nike would've sent shockwaves throughout the sneaker community...2020
  • • Shaquille O’Neal unveils his ‘unbeatable’ 5-man lineup featuring 3 Lakers
    Former Los Angeles Lakers great Shaquille O’Neal knows has a new all-time starting five if he has to win a playoff series. Not surprisingly, he leaned heavily into the purple and gold. The Hall of Famer re-posted an image of hoop icons Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan, LeBron James (in Los Angeles Lakers garb), […] The post Shaquille O’Neal unveils his ‘unbeatable...2020
  • • Lakers legend Kobe Bryant’s advice to Rob Pelinka about acquiring Anthony Davis after 2018 workouts
    The late Los Angeles Lakers icon in Kobe Bryant was known for mentoring select up-and-coming players after his retirement from a decorated 20-year playing career back in 2016. One of them was Anthony Davis, who worked out together with the Lakers legend back in the summer of 2018. After the training session, Davis’ game on […] The post Lakers legend Kobe Bryant’s advice to Rob Pe...2020
  • • Lakers Betting Odds: Predicting LA’s 2021 win total
    The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off a storybook performance, which has bettors salivating at all sorts of Lakers odds for the upcoming season. The team persevered through the loss of franchise legend Kobe Bryant, hunkered down, and played incredible ball amid a global pandemic. Ultimately, they triumphed in a shortened, bizarre bubble season to […] The post Lakers Betting Odds: Predicting ...2020
  • • Elgin Baylor narrates hype video for new Lakers City Edition jerseys
    The NBA has revealed the “City Edition” jerseys for all of its teams, and the Los Angeles Angeles Lakers chose to go the classic route. After using the Kobe Bryant inspired “Mamba Jerseys” in the playoffs last season, the Lakers turned back the clock and debuted a sky blue and white colored jersey as its […] The post Elgin Baylor narrates hype video for new Lakers City Edition jerseys appear...2020
  • • Actor John Cusack shares a hilarious story about Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant from their final game together
    The actor was sitting courtside for the final matchup between the two legends...2020
  • • Lakers To Wear ‘Black Mamba’ Uniforms for Game 5 🐍
    The Lakers have decided to wear their “Black Mamba” uniforms for Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Friday, reports The Athletic‘s Shams Charania. They are currently 4-0 this season while wearing the uniform, which honors the late Kobe Bryant. Per the AP‘s Tim Reynolds, the Lakers were originally scheduled to wear the uniforms in […] The post Lakers To Wear ‘Black Mamb...2020

Kobe Bryant rumors, scandals

  • • Blazers star Damian Lillard’s unique game-winner matches Lakers legend Kobe Bryant
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  • • February hearing to determine cause of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash
    It has almost been a year since the world received the shocking news that Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter, and several others died in a helicopter crash in the hills of Calabasas, California. Jan. 26, 2020 will live forever in the minds of fans all over the world. There were many questions […] The post February hearing to determine cause of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash ap...2021
  • • VIDEO: Lakers star LeBron James hits Kobe Bryant-like shot over Luka Doncic
    LeBron James hit an eerily familiar-looking fadeaway against Luka Doncic in the Los Angeles Lakers’ Christmas Day match-up against the Dallas Mavericks on Friday. It was a shot that the late Kobe Bryant would have certainly approved. With a minute left before the halftime buzzer, The King sized up the Slovenian guard in the post […] The post VIDEO: Lakers star LeBron James hits Kobe Br...2020
  • • REPORT: California enacts new law after Kobe Bryant helicopter crash
    California has approved a new law, which is prompted by the helicopter crash that killed Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and eight others. The new enactment makes it a crime for the first responders of a crime or accident scene to take unauthorized photos of deceased people. As reported by the Associated Press via […] The post REPORT: California enacts new law after Kobe Bryant helicopte...2020
  • • Kobe Bryant crash scene photo scandal prompts new law in California
    The new law makes it illegal for first responders to take unauthorized photos of deceased people at the scene of an accident...2020
  • • Anthony Davis buzzer-beater: Lakers' Frank Vogel calls game-winner 'a shot Kobe Bryant would hit'
    The Lakers did Kobe proud while wearing the Black Mamba uniforms...2020
  • • VIDEO: Lakers’ Anthony Davis ‘never wants to lose in Mamba jerseys’ after buzzer-beater vs. Nuggets
    Los Angeles Lakers superstar Anthony Davis bared his inspiration for draining the buzzer-beating 3-pointer over the Denver Nuggets in Game 2 on Sunday. The Brow claimed post-match that he has no intentions of letting his team lose while wearing their jersey tribute to the late Kobe Bryant. "We never want to lose in these [Mamba] […] The post VIDEO: Lakers’ Anthony Davis ‘neve...2020
  • • 'Kobe!': AD channels Lakers legend with buzzer 3
    As the Nuggets mounted a comeback in Sunday's Game 2, the Lakers needed only look at their jerseys -- featuring the "Black Mamba" design Kobe Bryant helped design years ago -- to remind them it was time to "make big-time plays."...2020
  • • Two all-stars that could withstand Shaquille O’Neal’s hazing, including Kobe Bryant
    Four-time NBA champion Shaquille O’Neal, now a TV analyst on TNT, shared that only two players were able to withstand his hazing: Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and current Miami Heat point guard Goran Dragic.   Of course, it’s not shocking to see Bryant as one of those who stood tough in front of […] The post Two all-stars that could withstand Shaquille O’Neal&...2020
  • • LeBron James’ 5 most clutch buzzer beaters and game winners, ranked
    If you could have any player in NBA history to take the biggest shot of the game to win the Finals, most would probably pick Michael Jordan or perhaps Kobe Bryant. Some may even consider Kevin Durant. However, not a lot would entrust the ball to LeBron James. The Los Angeles Lakers superstar has carried […] The post LeBron James’ 5 most clutch buzzer beaters and game winners, ranked ap...2020

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