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Paul George delivers great line about driving by Kobe Bryant

The Pacers defended their home court on Monday, beating the Lakers 89-87 thanks in part to some late game heroics from Paul George. George scored 14 points in the first half, but was quiet for much of the second half. All seven of his points in the second half came with less than two minutes to go. Two of those points came when George got the ball beyond the three-point and drove...
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Kobe Bryant Coming Alive for Los Angeles Lakers

As the countdown to the NBA All-Star Game continues, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is showing the basketball world why he received the most fan votes of any player in the game and will be starting for the Western Conference squad in his remarkable 18th All-Star appearance. The Lakers season to this point has been anything but sensational, including the struggles of Bryant...
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Video: Spurs touching tribute to Kobe Bryant

An era has left San Antonio – the era of Lakers’ Kobe Bryant and his team’s battles with the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs and Kobe’s Lakers had many battles on the hardwood, especially during the early 2000’s with both team fighting for Western Conference supremacy. Each time Bryant had the ball in his had, […]
Via Project Spurs
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Kobe Bryant receives heartfelt message from Gregg Popovich in video tribute

The Kobe Bryant Farewell Tour continued in San Antonio on Saturday night, and the Lakers superstar received a great ovation before the game from Spurs fans. The Spurs also played an awesome tribute on the video board at AT&T Center before the game, where head coach Gregg Popovich shared some thoughts about Bryant’s career. “I hope you’re as successful in your next life...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pop wishes Kobe well in heartfelt message

Kobe Bryant’s farewell tour stopped in San Antonio for a Saturday night battle against the Spurs. Head coach Gregg Popovich, having battled Bryant on seemingly countless occasions, knows better than most what the NBA will miss when Bryant finally leaves for good at the conclusion of the 2015-16 season. Popovich recorded a heartfelt message lauding Bryant and his accomplishments...
Via Sportsnaut
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Kobe ‘as puzzled by it as you are’ over great three-game stretch

Kobe Bryant put up his third consecutive blast-from-the-past performance in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 99-96 road victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night. And given how he has struggled so mightily for significant stretches during his 2015-16 NBA season swan song, the 37-year-old soon-to-be retiree is having difficulty explaining why he’s played so well of late...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
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Kobe Bryant drains clutch three-pointer, does finger wag

Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has gone off in his last three games, dropping 23, 38 and 27 points. And the team has benefited, winning their last two games. Bryant drained 10 of 24 shots in Thursday night’s game against the Hornets, and he put on a performance that resembled the Black Mamba in his prime. With the Lakers up by three points and under a minute remaining...
Via The Sports Daily
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Sam Mitchell can’t wait for Kobe Bryant to be out of the NBA

If there’s one person in the NBA who’s seen far too much of Kobe Bryant throughout the Lakers star’s 19-season career, it’s Sam Mitchell. In 2006, Mitchell was the coach of the Toronto Raptors when the Black Mamba slithered his way to an 81-point game. As if that weren’t enough, on Tuesday, Kobe lit up Mitchell’s T-Wolves for a season-high 38 points as part of a 119-115...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Remembering Kobe Bryant's MSG record 61 points

“He’s going to go out there and really establish himself and his team as winners, not play down to the Knicks but elevate above the Knicks. To score 61 points — I’ve been in the 50 range a couple times but to score 60 is a whole other level. That is a lot more shot attempts, a lot more effort. He can reach the 100 plateau.” — Jamal Mashburn Scoring 100 points in...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant on snapping losing streak: ‘It doesn’t really matter’

It’s no secret the Los Angeles Lakers are a bad basketball team, one that is certain to miss the playoffs during the final season of Kobe Bryant’s illustrious NBA career. The club is currently stuck in a 10-game losing streak, but an upcoming matchup against the slumping Minnesota Timberwolves provides hope the Lakers can notch their 10th win of the 2015-16 season. According...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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