Dwight Howard is heading back to the NBA Slam Dunk Contest. The big man, however, wants help from one particular Los Angeles Lakers legend.
Luka Doncic didn’t expect to speak with Kobe Bryant during a game, and that wasn’t even the most surprising part of what happened.
In the hypothetical 2-on-2 matchup between these four Lakers stars past and present, who would come out on top?
Kobe Bryant reminisced about Michael Jordan, saying the legend was so intriguing that he wanted to experience Jordan’s greatness himself.
There were many other historic moments in the 2010s, but nothing topped what James did with the Cavaliers.
Despite their inevitable divorce as Lakers teammates, Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal seem to have returned to being friends since retiring.
Not once, but twice, Kobe Bryant made serious moves toward joining another one-time NBA dynasty, the Chicago Bulls.
Bryant is on track to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer for the 2020 class, but where does he rank among the other all-time Lakers greats?
Doncic’s hot start to his NBA career has quickly put him in territory that rivals and potentially surpasses a few future Hall of Famers.
Kobe Bryant’s ability to score frequently and easily gave his team a huge advantage. One stellar game in particular demonstrated his skills.
Kobe Bryant is often viewed as one of the most interesting NBA players. During a 2006 interview, he revealed a crazy sleeping habit.
Since Kobe Bryant made the decision to step away from the NBA after 20 seasons in the league, there has been the lingering chatter of the desire to see him make a return. In every instance that talk has been brought up to him in interviews, he has quickly shot down any chance that he …
Kobe Bryant is one of the most polarizing NBA players of all time. He remains in the spotlight to this day, but what exactly is he up to?
Bryant has honed in on one aspect that he believes drove Leonard to join the Clippers over the Lakers and Raptors in free agency.
The #MeToo movement hasn’t affected the world of pro sports very much. But some high-profile incidents do fall under the #MeToo umbrella.
Mets rookie 1B Pete Alonso has really broke out onto the scene this season. One reason for his success is Kobe Bryant’s new app designed to help athletes.
When Kobe Bryant is eligible for the Hall of Fame, we have no doubt he will get in during his first year of eligibility. One of the best shooting guards in NBA history, Bryant put up many memorable moments throughout his career. Today, we look at the five best moments Kobe experienced in a Lakers uniform …
Flashy spending and poor investments can put athletes in a financial hole. However, a few NBA players have been wise with their paychecks.
Relationships between players and coaches can be cantankerous yet special. Here are a few of the best coach-athlete duos in sports history.
Who can match a career the length of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s? A handful of NBA greats come close and a few exceed his record.
Let’s discuss the finales for Dwyane Wade and Dirk Nowitzki, and see how they stack up with the final games for other legendary NBA players.
Let’s take a look at Stephen Curry and nine other NBA players who are having better professional careers than their dads.
NBA trades are fairly commonplace, but sometimes teams make big mistakes. Here are the 25 worst trades in league history.
One of the best players to ever take the floor, Kobe Bryant will walk away after this season. Here are some of the best moments in his brilliant career.
LeBron James is, without a doubt, one of the greatest players to ever suit up in the NBA. But where does he rank among the top 10 true titans of the game?
For a short time, the NBA was content to let high schoolers make the jump to the highest level of the sport. These are the 7 best NBA players who did it.
Not every superstar was selected near the top of the NBA draft. Some, as it were, happened to be hidden gems who turned into big-time steals.
There have been plenty of hated sports figures over the years, so we took a look at the 25 most hated NBA players of all time.
In a league as ego-driven and competitive as the NBA, not all players are going to like each other. These 10 pairs of NBA enemies are perfect examples.
Some historically big deals were handed out during the 2017 NBA free agency period. Here’s a look at the 26 biggest NBA contracts of all time.
A third consecutive meeting between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals will surely go down as an instant classic.
The NBA has a reputation for seeing that its players get compensated well. Here’s a look at the 20 highest-paid NBA players in the history of the game.
The NBA is the most visible sport in the world, and the faces of the league become the faces of brands just as easily as you can say ‘buckets.’
As we prepare for the ultimate showcase of NBA talent, here’s a look at the players who’ve made the most All-Star appearances.
Beyond simply putting the ball in the hoop, the greatest NBA shooting guards are all-around players who can control the action in all phases of the game.
Basketball fans everywhere are looking forward to the next great performance in a clutch situation during an exciting NBA playoff game.
With the NBA announcing the starting lineups for the 2017 All-Star game, we took a look back at the 25 worst NBA All-Star selections of all time.
The NBA All-Star weekend is a chance for players to showcase their skills, and many have done so in memorable ways over the years.
Not every team that wins an NBA championship is an all-time great. Here are the 15 worst teams to end up winning an NBA title.
We take a look back at the top 10 individual single-game scoring performances in NBA history. Spoiler: Wilt Chamberlain appears at least once or twice.
If the best players in NBA history took the floor in an epic All-Star Game, these are the players we believe would make up the starting lineups.
The NBA’s 10 biggest off-the-court earners made $189 million from endorsements this year. Here are the 5 players leading the way.
With 20 years of hindsight, here are the top 5 players to come out of the 1996 NBA Draft
Now that he’s announced his retirement from professional basketball and the Lakers look to be in the lottery, could this have been the worst possible outcome?
LeBron James can use the 2016 NBA Playoffs to move up the list of top postseason scorers in history. Here’s a look at the 5 greatest of all time.
In this edition of ‘Throwback Throwdowns,’ we take a look at the time when Kobe Bryant taught Dwight Howard an important lesson.
There’s no need to imagine what it would look like if the NBA put team logos on football helmets. Here are 5 examples that show just how magical it would be.
Not every player makes it to the Hall of Fame, but true greatness can be recognized before someone hangs it up.
Kobe Bryant has now missed more shots than any player in NBA history. Who else joins the Lakers star in the top 10 all-time? We take a look at the record books.
While NBA players are paid handsomely for their efforts on the hardwood, some still do better than others. Here’s a look at the 5 highest-paid players of 2015.