NBA: Kobe Bryant Reportedly Viewed Dwight Howard Leaving as a “Positive”


There were countless reports written about the relationship between Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard and they only intensified after Howard left the Lakers and went to the Houston Rockets for less money.  It was assumed that Howard’s playful and comedic personality didn’t mesh well with the stern and competitive spirit of Bryant, that’s why it isn’t hard to believe this latest report.

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NBA: Kobe Bryant Takes a Shot at ESPN When Asked About Ranking Steve Nash


Steve Nash was ruled out for the entire 2014-15 season due to a degenerative back issue and his NBA career is pretty much over.  Nash tried to keep going and push through it but suffered constant setbacks each time.  Though his career ended on a bad note, it’s no doubt that Nash is one of the best point guards the game has ever seen.  When reporters asked Kobe Bryant where he would rank Nash, he took the opportunity to throw a jab at ESPN.

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(Video) NBA: Jeanie Buss Says Any Free Agent Afraid to Play With Kobe Bryant is Probably a Loser

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After a disappointing season last year the Lakers were expected to make a splash in the offseason with the cream of the crop becoming free agents.  Well that didn’t happen and many suspected it was because no one wanted to play with Kobe Bryant.  In fact ESPN wrote a lengthy article blaming Bryant for the Lakers downfall and using anonymous sources to confirm that several high profile players did not want to play with Kobe including Paul George, Dwight Howard and Andrew Bynum.  Jeanie Buss had strong words for anyone that statement might be true about.

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(Video) NBA: Heat President Pat Riley Says ESPN Will Regret Dissing Kobe Bryant


Many people think ESPN made a big mistake by dissing Kobe Bryant including Heat president Pat Riley.  In fact Riley says Kobe is gonna be hard on them before the year’s over.

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(Video) NBA: Kobe Bryant Responds to ESPN Article Blaming Him For the Lakers Downfall

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ESPN wrote a lengthy article blaming Kobe Bryant for the downfall of the Los Angeles Lakers.  Kobe has been extra candid lately with his responses repeatedly calling ESPN “idiots”, but in response to this article he was more rational.  As a 19-year veteran in the game, Kobe explains exactly how the media works.

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(Photos) NBA: Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea Takes Shots At ESPN For Comments On Kobe!


LOL, do not mess with loyal sports fans, especially bassist, Flea, from Red Hot Chili Peppers. ‘Go Get ‘Em Flea’ took to twitter this morning, where he called out ESPN, in particular Henry Abbot, referring to his article on Kobe Bryant as “absolute garbage!” Hit the jump for more details…

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(Photo) NBA: Paul George Reacts to ESPN Report That He Didn’t Want to Play With Kobe Bryant

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The war between Kobe Bryant and ESPN is continuing to brew.  First they ranked him the 40th best player in the NBA.  Bryant then responded by calling them idiots.  ESPN then fired back saying they overrated him in the first place.  Kobe then took another dig at the sports giant by calling them idiots yet again while telling rookie Julius Randle to be smart.  And now we have this long and detailed article from ESPN which blames Bryant for the Lakers downfall.  In addition to his contract extension, they also write details from anonymous sources saying that Bryant contributed to the Lakers inability to land a big star and whenever they did get one, Bryant drove them away (i.e Dwight Howard).  One of the big stars they mentioned was Paul George but he denies the claim.

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NBA: Ouch! What? ESPN Magazine Now Says That Kobe Bryant Is The Lakers’ “Downfall”


When ESPN ranked Kobe as the 40th best player currently in the league, many of us were shocked that the multi-time NBA Champion was ranked so lowly given his caliber and high level of play. Kobe thought the ranking was ridiculous, but it seems as if ESPN took their criticism of Kobe to another level by saying that he’s destroying the team he brought many accolades to. Hit the jump for details.

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(Video) NBA: ESPN’s Skip Bayless Says That Kobe Bryant Got His First Sneaker Deal Because Of His Sexual Assault Trial

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Wow! During this morning’s First Take, Skip and Stephen A. Smith debated over athlete endorsement deals after controversies and incidents. In the middle of the discussion, Bayless mentioned Kobe Bryant’s sexual assault case in 2003 and claimed that it helped him sell sneakers. Hit the jump for details.

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NBA: Kobe Bryant Tells Julius Randle He’s a Bigger Idiot Than ESPN If He Doesn’t Mimic His Work Ethic

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Despite all he knows about how Kobe Bryant treats rookies, Julius Randle has been very excited to join the Los Angeles Lakers.  Randle said he believes he and Kobe have a lot in common and he can learn a lot from the NBA legend.  Well Kobe feels that way too but if Randle fails to learn from him and their coach Byron Scott, Kobe let Randle know straight up that he’s an idiot.

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