Tag: KOBE BRYANT

Kobe Bryant Clarifies Comments After Appearing to Shade a Middle School Girl for Dancing Instead of Balling

Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Kobe Bryant is doing some serious damage control setting the record straight after an Instagram post that appeared to show him throwing a 7th-grade girl under the bus went viral on Wednesday night. In case you missed it, Bryant now coaches AAU basketball for middle school girls. Early Wednesday, the […]

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Lakers’ Dwight Howard Says Kobe Bryant’s Criticism ‘Upset’ Him

(Getty) Dwight Howard is about to begin his second stint in Los Angeles. The eight-time All-Star is returning to Los Angeles with the expectation of helping the Lakers win a championship. It’s not all that different from his first stint back in 2012-13, except there’s one major difference — he’s not the franchise player. Howard’s […]

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Kobe Bryant Called The NBA’s Load Management Movement ‘Crazy’

Getty Image Kobe Bryant has been all over the airwaves this week, thanks to a recent sit-down with Valuetainment, during which he managed to (briefly) resurrect his eternal blood feud with arch-nemesis Shaquille O’Neal. Kobe once again trotted out his old complaint about Shaq’s general malaise when it came to physical fitness, which of course […]

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Shaq Thought Kobe’s Comments About His Work Ethic Were About ‘Dwite’ Howard

Getty Image For a brief moment, it appeared that we were headed towards Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal getting into it with one another again. The two shared quite possibly the most intense intra-personal rivalry in all of sports during the 2000s, but in recent years, the two have smoothed over whatever beef popped up […]

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Shaquille O’Neal Fires Back After Kobe Bryant Calls Him ‘Lazy’

Getty Kobe Bryant and Shaquille ONeal share one of their three straight NBA championships. Cue Michael Buffer and let’s get ready to rumble. A legendary Lakers feud from the 2000s has renewed life following some disparaging comments from Kobe Bryant about former teammate Shaquille O’Neal and his lackadaisical work ethic. Bryant, who played with O’Neal […]

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OFFICIAL: Grizzlies Officially Waive Eight-Time NBA All-Star; Veteran to Sign With New Team

Getty Dwight Howard It’s official — Dwight Howard has been waived by the Memphis Grizzlies. The Grizzlies announced the transaction on their official Twitter account early on Saturday. Howard is expected to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers after working out for the team earlier in the week and agreeing on a one-year deal worth […]

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Eagles Fans Have Incredibly Mixed Emotions on Kobe Bryant

Getty Los Angeles Lakers former guard Kobe Bryant On Friday, Philadelphia native and NBA legend Kobe Bryant turned 41 years old. He was greeted with a plethora of birthday cheers and well wishes from his many peers and friends on social media, including the Philadelphia Eagles. Bryant’s hometown football team re-posted a video from their […]

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Hall-of-Fame Guard’s Meeting With Dwight Howard Led to Signing With Lakers

(Getty) Dwight Howard is back in Los Angeles all over again. Shams Charania of The Athletic reports that the Lakers have struck a non-guaranteed agreement with their former center. The Lakers will sign him once he’s officially bought out by the Memphis Grizzlies. In other words, just seven years after initially arriving in Los Angeles […]

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Well-Known Sports Analyst Makes Hilarious Plea for Lakers to Sign Dwight Howard

Getty Dwight Howard previously played for the Lakers The Dwight Howard-to-Lakers bandwagon train is in full effect. Not only are Los Angeles Lakers fans oddly rooting for Howard to re-join the franchise after his disastrous past with the organization, well-known sports analyst Jim Rome is now getting in on the fray. According to Rome, not […]

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Lakers’ Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal Once Got Advice from Clippers Exec

Getty Los Angeles Lakers legends, Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant ran LA in the 2000s. They won championships and put LA on the map after a drought in the 90s. On this day 23 years ago, Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic and joined the Los Angeles Lakers. Shaq signed a seven-year, $121 million contract […]

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