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

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 celebrates posthumous release of Kobe Bryant’s book ‘The Wizenard Series: Season One’

Kobe Bryant’s creative influence is still touching the world. “The Wizenard Series: Season One,” the second book in a series Bryant coauthored, was released on Tuesday. Vanessa Bryant celebrated the occasion in an Instagram post promoting the book: Bryant’s first book depicted the West Bottom Badgers, a struggling basketball team Read more

Jarvis Landry says Kobe Bryant’s death inspired him to change his mind about getting hip surgery

Earlier this month, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry underwent successful hip surgery to remove two pieces of bone from the labrum in his left hip. It was a procedure that wasn’t 100 percent necessary — and he initially opted to forgo the operation, but something happened that changed his Read more

Scott Boras honors one of Kobe Bryant’s final wishes by hiring Alexis Altobelli for internship

On Monday, the sports world paid tribute to Kobe and Gianna Bryant as part of a public memorial service at Staples Center. They were among nine victims in a helicopter crash last month in Southern California. Orange Coast College baseball coach John Altobelli, his wife Keri, and his younger daughter Read more