Richard Hamilton says Kobe Bryant is most Michael Jordan-like player: ‘I was low-key scared’ to face him

The 2019-20 NBA season is suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, and with no live games, the easiest thing to do is go back and discuss what’s happened in the past. Much of that conversation has been centered around Michael Jordan, as everyone has been tuned in to “The Last Read more

Kobe Bryant-Michael Jordan bond: What ‘The Last Dance’ does not mention about their relationship

Moments before the 1998 All-Star Game tipped off, then-NBC announcer Bob Costas introduced Kobe Bryant as “the man many have dubbed ‘the next Michael Jordan.’” Bryant was 19 years old, starting for the Western Conference even though he was still coming off the bench for the Los Angeles Lakers. Jordan Read more

‘The Last Dance’ Michael Jordan documentary: Kobe Bryant interview gives Twitter all of the feels

Well, it’s finally arrived: Kobe Bryant finally made his first appearance on the Michael Jordan docuseries “The Last Dance.” The Lakers legend reportedly recorded his piece in the project shortly before his tragic death in a helicopter accident in late January. Bryant was referenced almost immediately with the episode being Read more

Kobe Bryant-Shaquille O’Neal Lakers, Heat Big Three among NBA teams deserving a ‘Last Dance’-style documentary

“The Last Dance” has captured the nation’s attention during the COVID-19 pandemic with its 10-part documentary chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls’ chase for a sixth championship. It has all the ingredients necessary for must-watch television: Undeniable star power with M.J. finally willing to air it all out Read more

Kobe Bryant’s final season with Lakers was filmed for documentary similar to ‘The Last Dance’

Last weekend was the premiere of “The Last Dance,” the long-awaited 10-part documentary series detailing Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls’ 1997-98 season — the final one for that historic dynasty. There’s been plenty of talking points coming out of the first two episodes, one of which is wondering what Read more

Kobe Bryant’s final season with Lakers was filmed for documentary similar to ‘The Last Dance,’ per report

Last weekend was the premiere of “The Last Dance,” the long-awaited 10-part documentary series detailing Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls’ 1997-98 season — the final one for that historic dynasty. There’s been plenty of talking points coming out of the first two episodes, one of which is wondering what Read more

Family members of victims in helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant file wrongful death lawsuit

It’s been nearly three months since a helicopter carrying Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others crashed into a hillside in Southern California, killing all on board. Now, the family members of multiple victims have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against two companies responsible for Read more

NBA, G League looking at Kobe Bryant’s Mamba Sports Academy to house newly formed ‘Select Team,’ per report

The NBA G League continues to try and position itself as a competitive option for top high school prospects who are deciding between going to college for a year or turning pro overseas before entering the NBA Draft. Last week, Jalen Green, ranked No. 3 in the 2020 class by Read more

Vanessa Bryant honors Kobe on their 19th wedding anniversary with Instagram post

For the first time, Vanessa Bryant is celebrating her wedding anniversary without her husband, former Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant, who tragically died alongside their daughter Gianna and eight others in a January helicopter crash. Vanessa took to Instagram to commemorate the day she long shared with her “king.” Read more