NBA: LA City Council To Declare Wednesday Kobe Bryant Day

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Retirement just keeps looking better and better for The Black Mamba who recently began a venture capital firm, Bryant Stibel. The home of his former team is actually declaring a day in his name.


(Video) NBA: Kobe Bryant On Olympics, Lakers, And Retirement

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It’s the first time that we hear from Kobe since he left basketball for good (maybe). Check out his thoughts on his old team, Rio, and retirement…


NBA: Nick Young Comments on His Relationship With D’Angelo Russell Now

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D’Angelo Russell became public enemy #1 when he violated “bro code” and recorded Nick Young admitting to cheating on Iggy Azalea.  The video accidentally went public and subsequently viral.  Iggy eventually broke up with Nick after more proof of his infidelities, including getting his baby mother Keonna Green pregnant again.  Nick initially wasn’t very receptive to D’Angelo’s apology but now he’s willing to work past the incident.


NBA: Kevin Durant on Why He Didn’t Give Lakers Meeting, Celtics Bringing Tom Brady & More

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During Kevin Durant’s media session following his practice with Team USA, he addressed a lot of questions that have arisen since he decided to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder and join the Golden State Warriors.  He answered several questions concerning his former teammate Russell Westbrook and some other topics.  Here he explains why he didn’t give the Los Angeles Lakers a meeting, how he felt about the Boston Celtics bringing Tom Brady to their meeting with him, and if he has any concerns on the backlash he’s received.


NBA: Nick Young Caught Flirting With Cafe Hostess?

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There’s been quite the bit of speculation recently regarding whether Nick Young and Iggy Azalea will still get married. After these pics hit social media…there may be some more.


(Video) NBA: Is Raptor DeMar DeRozan Headed For LA?

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Back in January, DeMar DeRozan claimed he was a Raptor fa life! Now, according to his bestie, Romeo Miller, that might change.


(Video) NBA: Magic Johnson Names the Greatest Laker of All Time

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Aside from what you see today, the Los Angeles Lakers have been one of the greatest franchises in the NBA.  They’ve had legendary players on the team including Jerry West (the NBA symbol), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (the all-time points leader in the NBA) , Magic Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal and of course Kobe Bryant.  Magic Johnson appeared on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and discussed the Lakers, as well as who’s the greatest from the franchise.


NBA: Warriors Pranked Luke Walton, Telling Him Lakers Lost Their Lottery Draft Pick

Luke Walton is still the assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors as they fight to become back-to-back NBA champions, but next season he will be the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, basically starting from scratch.  The Lakers needed to place in the top 3 of the draft lottery or their pick would go to the Phoenix Suns via the previous trade for Steve Nash.  The Warriors decided to play a prank on their coach before he flies the coop.


(Photos) NBA: Kobe’s Final Game Floor Panels Sell For Close To $200K!

We told you that the Lakers were selling a portion of the floor that Kobe Bryant played his final professional NBA game on…the 8 of course…his old number, not the new one. But did you guess it would go for over $180K?? Who bought it? Keep reading.


(Video) NBA: Byron Scott Says He Was ‘Blindsided’ By the Lakers Firing Him

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I initially thought Byron Scott was saving face during exit interviews when he said he was sure the Lakers would retain him for the final year on his contract as head coach of the team.  As everyone else expected, the Lakers fired Scott and later hired Luke Walton.  In an interview with The Dan Patrick Show, Scott discussed his feelings on the Lakers.


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