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Top 5 iconic moments of Kobe Bryant's illustrious 20-year career
Top 5 iconic moments of Kobe Bryant's illustrious 20-year career

Kobe Bryant won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers13 April 2016 – the end of an era, a legacy. It’s the last time Kobe Bryant will ever don a Los Angeles Lakers jersey. It’s the end of the road for one of the fiercest, ruthless and die-hard competitive players the NBA has ever seen. It’s the last day of a successful and storied 20-year association between Bryant as a player with the game of basket

Apr 14 2016
8 Quotes about Kobe Bryant that define his career
8 Quotes about Kobe Bryant that define his career

Kobe Bryant. The Undisputed GOAT. The Black Mamba. Vino.It is a historical day for the sport of basketball as Kobe Bean Bryant played the final game of his career and finished strong showing us yet again what it’s all about. Kobe has undeniably been one of the most influential and inspirational people in sporting history. He didn’t always say the words; he went to the hardwood and led by example. Showed what it takes to be great.As a

Apr 14 2016
NBA Wednesday round-up: Warriors clinch record-breaking 73rd win, Kobe Bryant signs off with 60 points
NBA Wednesday round-up: Warriors clinch record-breaking 73rd win, Kobe Bryant signs off with 60 points

The legend checks out: Kobe Bryant headed to embrace his family post-gameLos Angeles Lakers 101-96 Utah JazzKobe Bryant goes out with a bang in the most Kobe way possible. Bryant leads the Los Angeles Lakers to a win dropping 60 points while making 22 of his 50 shots. Yes, he took 50 shots. For all the Kobe Bryant haters out there, his last recorded stat was an assist. Along with the 60, Bryant grabbed four rebounds and dished out four assists wh

Apr 14 2016
Video: Barcelona pays tribute to Kobe Bryant on his retirement from basketball
Video: Barcelona pays tribute to Kobe Bryant on his retirement from basketball

NBA and Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant (nicknamed Black Mamba) will end his basketball career this week as the regular season comes to an end. With the Lakers standing no chance of making the NBA Playoffs, the final game against Utah Jazz will be the last the world sees of Bryant after he announced his retirement in November last year.Since then, every game has basically been part of his farewell tour. The 37-year-old has received sta

Apr 12 2016
NBA Monday recap: Mavericks seal playoff spot, Cavaliers clinch No.1 seed in the East
NBA Monday recap: Mavericks seal playoff spot, Cavaliers clinch No.1 seed in the East

Through multiple adversities, the Dallas Mavericks have fought their way to the NBA PlayoffsDallas Mavericks 101-92 Utah JazzIt’s been a rough season for the Dallas Mavericks. It began from the off-season when they were conned by DeAndre Jordan, who flipped on his verbal agreement to re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers. The Mavericks support staff had to watch out for their veteran team and give them adequate rests if and when needed. In

Nike Athletes salute Kobe Bryant for Mamba Day (4/13) in tribute video
Nike Athletes salute Kobe Bryant for Mamba Day (4/13) in tribute video

Nike’s Mamba Day poster for the 13th April, the date of Kobe Bryant’s last game in the NBA.Kobe Bryant announced his retirement on the 30th of November, prior to the Los Angeles Lakers’ home game against the Indiana Pacers. Thus, we have known for a while now that the ongoing season would be Bryant’s last but the clock has been ticking and the time for his final game at Staples Center (13th April) is just over tw

Apr 11 2016
NBA Sunday recap: Warriors tie 1995-96 Bulls record with win No. 72, Pacers clinch Playoff spot
NBA Sunday recap: Warriors tie 1995-96 Bulls record with win No. 72, Pacers clinch Playoff spot

Stephen Curry had a huge game against the Spurs on their home floorGolden State Warriors 92-86 San Antonio SpursIt was a game between two Western Conference heavyweights with a lot at stake. Records would remain or would be broken depending on which team would win on Sunday at San Antonio.Ultimately the Golden State Warriors triumphed, registering win No. 72 and tying the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls record for most wins in a regular season. The best pa

Apr 11 2016
2018 NBA All-Star Weekend to be hosted by Los Angeles
2018 NBA All-Star Weekend to be hosted by Los Angeles

Left to right: AEG President and CEO Dan Beckerman, LA Mayor Eric Garcetti, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and LA Sports and Entertainment Commissioner Kathy Schloessman.The Staples Center in Los Angeles will host the 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend, that will constitute the 67th edition of the annual NBA All-Star Game.NBA Commissioner Adam Silver was joined by AEG President and CEO Dan Beckerman, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and LA Sports and En

Mar 26 2016
NBA Tuesday roundup: Wade stars for the Heat; Lakers win against the Grizzlies
NBA Tuesday roundup: Wade stars for the Heat; Lakers win against the Grizzlies

Russell Westbrook starred for the Oklahoma City ThunderEastern Conference Charlotte Hornets 105-100 Brooklyn NetsVenue: Barclays Center, Brooklyn Nicolas Batum’s 23 points and Jeremy Lin’s 21 points on the night helped the Charlotte Horners defeat the Brooklyn Nets by 5 points at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Monday night.However, the real star of the night was Brook Lopez who netted 29 points for the hosts but in

Mar 23 2016
The All-NBA Team of the Week (March 7-13)
The All-NBA Team of the Week (March 7-13)

With only a few weeks worth of regular season left, the league is heating up and all the teams are giving all they have to get those coveted top Playoff seeds in their respective conferences. Some are looking to make the Playoffs whereas some are working towards getting higher up and securing home court advantage. Here are the best players this past week (March 7 to March 13) who took their game to a level above the rest.These five come together

Mar 15 2016
NBA Sunday round-up: Cleveland march on; Hawks inflict heavy loss on the Pacers
NBA Sunday round-up: Cleveland march on; Hawks inflict heavy loss on the Pacers

LeBron James in action against the Los Angeles ClippersEastern Conference: Cleveland Cavaliers 114- 90 Los Angeles Clippers Venue: Staples Center, Los Angeles, CALed by their talisman LeBron James’s 27-point performance, the Cavaliers inflicted an 114-90 defeat on the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night  to record their second straight win after defeating the other side from the same city- The Lakers- by 12 points three days

Mar 14 2016
Five potential super stars who can be a Laker in 2016-17 season
Five potential super stars who can be a Laker in 2016-17 season

Kobe Bryant retiring is the biggest story of the Lakers season. With Kobe leaving, it may open up doors for marquee free agents to sign with Lakers. A blockbuster trade might be around the corner to bring stardom to Los Angeles. There are several players who are interested in representing the Lakers and there are few who are not so happy at their present home. So that leaves us to wonder which superstar would be a Laker next season.The backcourt

Mar 11 2016
NBA Thursday round-up: Kobe and LeBron battle one last time, Spurs win another game at home
NBA Thursday round-up: Kobe and LeBron battle one last time, Spurs win another game at home

Kobe Bryant and LeBron James in action during their final meeting at the Staples CenterThere was no doubt about the fact that Thursday night was going to be all about the final meeting between LeBron James and Kobe Bryant, despite three other NBA games scheduled for that evening. The game at Staples Center was nationally televised on Turner Network Television (TNT) and on Sony Six in India.Here’s the detailed recap of the all the games play

Mar 11 2016
10 motivational stories of Kobe Bryant's work ethic
10 motivational stories of Kobe Bryant's work ethic

Largely considered one of the finest in the professional basketball arena worldwide, Kobe Bryant's work ethic is also something that has been lauded time and again. There are numerous people from different walks of life that the Black Mamba has inspired both on and off the field, and the motivational stories of Kobe Bryant’s work ethic has reminded people to work harder every day of your life. Two decades earlier, Kobe Bryant was draft

Jan 27 2016
NBA All-Star: Probable Starters
NBA All-Star: Probable Starters

Toronto is all set to host the All-Star game in February. On Thursday before the Los Angeles Clippers vs Cleveland Cavaliers game, the NBA announced the starters for the 2016 NBA All-Star Game in Toronto. As usual the fan’s vote over a month and a half period for who they want to see on the court when the game tips off in February. Kobe led the voting with 1.9 million votes, while LeBron James led the Eastern Conference with 1.1 milli

Jan 23 2016
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