Video: Kobe Bryant throws down big dunks against Timberwolves

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Every once in a while Kobe Bryant reminds us how amazingly athletic he actually is. Bryant may not throw down thunderous dunks like he used to, but on occasion he'll bust out some pretty sweet finishes. Thursday night during the Los Angeles Lakers' 116-94 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Bryant scored ...

Kobe Bryant named to record 15th straight All-Star Game start

Friday, January 18th, 2013

On Thursday afternoon the NBA announced the starters for the league's February 17 All-Star Game. There weren't any surprises among those selected, but the headline was that Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was elected to his NBA-record 15th consecutive All-Star start. Bryant finished with 1,591,437 votes, besting Miami's LeBron James ...

Los Angeles Lakers: Jim Buss claims team is “very solid”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

The Los Angeles Lakers sit squarely out of postseason contention with a record of 15-20 on January 12 of the 2012-13 season. Despite that, executive vice president Jim Buss thinks the team is "very solid" and there is no need to "blow it up." Now, I don't claim to be any ...

Video: Kobe Bryant to Pau Gasol to Dwight Howard alley-oop

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

When the Los Angeles Lakers the Dwight Howard this summer, more than a few Lakers fans were dreaming of the ridiculous on-court combinations the team could put together. Well in head coach Mike D'Antoni's first game on the bench Tuesday night, a sequence of passes occurred that could have made ...

Los Angeles Lakers win first game after firing Mike Brown

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

The Los Angeles Lakers fired head coach Mike Brown Friday morning, then the team turned in its best performance of the season just hours later. The Lakers blew out the Golden State Warriors 101-77 to secure their second win of the season. Interim head coach Bernie Bickerstaff has claimed he knows ...

Jalen Rose tried to injure Kobe Bryant during 2000 NBA Finals

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

On his podcast on ESPN's Grantland Network, Jalen Rose made a serious admission in a clip released on Tuesday. In the audio clip Rose admits that as a member of the Indiana Pacers during the 2000 NBA Finals, he intentionally tried to injure Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant. As Bryant ...

Los Angeles Lakers Hit 41 of 42 Free Throws, Beat Thunder 99-96

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

The Los Angeles Lakers crawled themselves back into their series with the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 99-96 home win on Friday night. The victory in Game 3 of the Western Conference Semifinals put the series at 2-1 with the Thunder still holding the advantage. But the big story Friday came ...