Kobe Bryant has been enjoying the playoffs from home thanks to the Lakers ugly season and his injury but his brain is still in ball mode. He wants to give the Rockets some advice about stopping Steph Curry and it comes in the form of a riddle. James Harden has played excellent for the Rockets, but it’s been Steph and company actually getting the job done and leaving with wins. In Kobe’s mind, there really is no defense for Steph, as he told the Rockets essentially even the things they want Steph to do are still bad for Houston. Check the gallery!
Kobe Bryant doesn’t usually show much love to other players publicly, but during game 6 of the series between the Clippers and Rockets, he couldn’t help but admire Blake Griffin. Blake really has improved and the Black Mamba took note of that. Someone from ESPN noticed and attempted to say maybe Lakers and Clippers really can co-exist and Kobe was quick to fire back and clear that up! Check the gallery!
Kobe Bryant has been a brand ambassador with Hublot for some time now and they have recently continued to grow their relationship. Hublot has created their second piece that is modeled after the great Kobe Bryant. Click more to read the full story!
There is only one NBA regular season award left to hand out and it is the biggest one of them all. THE MVP has basically become a two man race between Steph Curry & James Harden. Opinions are divided, everyone thinks they make the best case for their guy to win and it should be one of the closer votes in recent memory. Votes were turned in by April 14th, so essentially the winner has already been declared, just not announced. Well you can count Kobe Bryant as someone who would throw his vote behind Harden over Curry.
Well, that escalated quickly. Earlier, I reported that Rick Carlisle did not believe Rondo would return to the Mavs next season and there just may be some truth to that.
Rick Carlisle and Rajan Rondo have not had the best relationship since Rondo was traded to Dallas earlier this season. Back in February, Shay Marie, reported about the verbal exchange between Carlisle and Rondo because he was ignoring a play call.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had an emergency quadruple coronary bypass performed at UCLA medical center, but the good news is he is doing just fine after. The hospital says the hoops Hall of Famer was admitted earlier this week, and had the lifesaving surgery on Thursday to clear major blockage of his heart. Fittingly, for the UCLA legend the surgery was performed by the hospital’s chief of cardiac surgery, Dr. Richard Shemin. Doctors say Kareem is expected to make a full recovery and he’s already looking forward to getting back to normal life activities soon.
This should come as no surprise considering how big of a star Kobe is and how long he has played, but the black mamba is currently listed as the most wealthiest player in the league! The Lakers great comes in with a worth of about $290 million, but odds are when they do this list next year Kobe will lose the top spot. The way Lebron is selling his “Lebron 12″ kicks, combined with the fact he could restructure his contract and get more money if he really wants should help him take over as the cash king of the NBA! Check out the rest of the top ten!