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Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 22, 2015 / 2:15 pm

Video: Nike Kobe X Teaser Trailer For Jan. 31 Unveiling

Nike Kobe X Unveiling Trailer

Yesterday, Nike unveiled a teaser trailer for the upcoming reveal of the tenth signature shoe in the Kobe Bryant line. The Kobe X was rumored to be introduced when Mamba passed MJ on the all-time scoring list. Instead, it’ll be revealed in just 10 days time. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Jan 22, 2015 / 1:45 pm

Watch Kobe Bryant Make Left-Handed Jumper After Injuring Right Shoulder

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Kobe Bryant (photo. CaCHooKaManTV)

This is so, so Kobe Bryant. After the Los Angeles Lakers legend injured right shoulder earlier in the game, watch Mamba return to the floor and hit a left-handed turnaround jumper during his team’s 96-80 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. Read More »

Latest News / Jan 21, 2015 / 5:30 pm

Kobe Bryant Says He Won’t Stop Recruiting Rajon Rondo To Lakers

Kobe Bryant

Mark Cuban won the battle, but Kobe Bryant thinks he can win the war. Despite Rajon Rondo being traded to the Dallas Mavericks less than a month ago, the Los Angeles Lakers legend says he won’t stop recruiting his former Boston Celtics rival until Rondo signs a contract this summer. Read More »

NBA / Jan 21, 2015 / 2:00 pm

Kobe Bryant Can’t Name Five Current Boston Celtics

Kobe Bryant

The storied rivalry between the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics transcends individual players. Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain were followed by Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, who paved the way for Paul Pierce and Kobe Bryant. Read More »

Video / Jan 16, 2015 / 12:45 pm

Watch LeBron James Share Laugh With Kobe Bryant After Missing Alley-Oop

Kobe Bryant, LeBron James

Kobe Bryant, LeBron James (photo. Streamable)

Basketball is the ultimate team sport, but it wasn’t on Thursday. Last night’s game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Lakers was more about a final chapter of the LeBron James-Kobe Bryant battle than anything else, and neither living legend tried to hide it. Read More »

NBA / Jan 16, 2015 / 11:00 am

Video: Kobe Bryant Dishes Career-High 17 Assists; Lakers Still Fall To Cavs

Kobe Bryant, LeBron James

Shaquille O’Neal didn’t believe it during halftime of last night’s Cavs-Lakers telecast on TNT when he was informed Kobe Bryant had never in his career passed for over 10 assists in the first half. But it’s true, and Mamnba went on to set a career-high with 17 dimes on the night, even though his Lakers still fell to the Cavs, 107-102. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Jan 15, 2015 / 12:15 pm

Watch This Fantastic Kobe Bryant “Let It Go” Frozen Parody: “Let It Tank”

Kobe Bryant, Carlos Boozer

Kobe Bryant, Carlos Boozer (photo. Bleacher Report)

I hate musicals. Call it un-American or, as my family explains, “You’re just a toneless hater,” but I just don’t understand spontaneously breaking into song; I feel similarly about karaoke. But I’ve been listening and singing along to Bleacher Report’s “Let it Go” Frozen parody, “Let It Tank” — as sung by Kobe Bryant — for the last hour, and it’s incredible. Read More »

NBA / Jan 12, 2015 / 4:45 pm

Byron Scott Admits Kobe’s Minutes Were “Overload” Earlier In The Year

Kobe Bryant, Byron Scott

The Lakers are in shambles, but Kobe Bryant‘s presence continues to make them interesting to the basketball public. After taking a break for three consecutive games last month, he returned with a flourish, and he’ll now sit out one game — dependent on the opponent — of LA’s eight remaining back-to-backs this season. Coach Byron Scott now admits to the Los Angeles Daily News he played Vino too much earlier in the season and it wore him down. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 7, 2015 / 2:45 pm

Nike Introduces Sprawling “Black History Month” Collection

Nike "Black History Month" Collection

Nike is celebrating the upcoming Black History Month in February with a crazy collection of 28 items including 12 shoes and 16 apparel and accessory articles. The kicks include black/white color schemes of their latest signature releases, including the LeBron 12, Kyrie 1, KD 7, Kobe 9 Elite, the Air Jordan XX9, Air Jordan 1 and more. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Jan 7, 2015 / 11:45 am

Nick Young & Jeremy Lin Perform Abbott & Costello Comedy Stylings At Event

Nick Young, Jeremy Lin

During the 11th annual All-Access Lakers event at Staples Center on Tuesday night, Jeremy Lin and Nick Young were on a panel together and it quickly became evident the mismatched pair has a future in show business — or at least a running gig at the Improv on Melrose. Lin and Swaggy’s off-the-cuff patter and repartee worked incredibly well, as you’ll see. Read More »