Kobe Bryant steals spotlight on historic sports day

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

[caption id="attachment_30884" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Christina House/Los Angeles Times[/caption] April 13, 2016: A night that deserves to live on forever in NBA lore. Kobe Bryant played the final game of his Hall of Fame career, the Golden State Warriors surpassed the 1995-’96 Chicago Bulls with their 73rd win, Steph Curry became the first ...

Kobe Bryant pays homage to me with airballed skyhook

Monday, February 15th, 2016

I had no idea he knew, which makes it all the more flattering. In his final NBA All-Star appearance, Kobe Bryant paid homage to the worst shot ever taken in an organized basketball game by airballing a skyhook attempt.  

Kobe Bryant to undergo shoulder surgery, likely out for season

Monday, January 26th, 2015

As expected, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant will undergo surgery on his right rotator cuff and is listed as being out indefinitely. The Lakers have not announced a timetable for his return, but in all likelihood, the 36-year-old guard will be out for the rest of the season. Bryant tore ...

Celebrating the worst of the year in sports

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Last night ESPN put out its annual "We need some filler on the one day of the year there are no sporting events" program, the ESPYs. We understand that some of you even may have watched. The ESPYs are billed as the Oscars of the sports world... which got us thinking. ...

Los Angeles Lakers offer Carmelo Anthony huge deal

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers met with New York Knicks free agent forward Carmelo Anthony for nearly three hours on Thursday and apparently offered him a max contract during that meeting. Reports now claim that the Lakers offered the 30-year-old a four-year, $95 million deal. While details are still emerging about what ...

Jeanie Buss says she’s the boss of the Los Angeles Lakers

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

This hasn't been a good year for the Los Angeles Lakers. While the team languishes near the bottom of the NBA standings, stars Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash have missed most of the season due to injuries. On top of that, fans of the team just had to watch Laker ...

Kobe Bryant will not return this season

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers are having a horrible season and superstar Kobe Bryant has missed most of it. On Wednesday morning, we got completely expected news as Bryant will reportedly be ruled out for the rest of the season. Bryant's recovery from a fractured lateral tibial plateau in his left knee ...

Kobe Bryant out at least another month

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Any possibility of Kobe Bryant returning soon has been completely tossed out the window. On Tuesday the Lakers announced that their star guard will be out at least another month, as he continues to recover from a knee injury. Bryant was examined on Tuesday and still has pain and swelling in ...