Kobe Bryant

This photo taken on August 1, 2015 shows Los Angeles Lakers basketball star Kobe Bryant during an interview in Guangzhou, capital of southern China's Guangdong Province. Bryant is touring China from August 1-6 where he will visit Guangzhou, Shanghai and Taipei. (Credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant Shoots For First Time Since Shoulder Surgery

A day after surprising Taylor Swift at her concert at Staples Center on Friday, Kobe Bryant took to Instagram to tell fans that he was shooting in the gym for the first time since having shoulder surgery.

08/22/2015

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Kobe Bryant Surprises Taylor Swift During Concert’s First Night – Of 5 – At Staples Center

Friday was the first of a five-night run, which brings the total number of concerts she’s held at the arena to 16 – more than any other performing artist.

08/22/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 14: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers leaves the court after the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on December 14, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Bryant passed Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list with a free throw during the second quarter. The Lakers defeated the Timberwolves 100-94. (Credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bryant Responds To Russell’s ‘McGrady, Greatest Of All Time’ Tweet

D’Angelo Russell made headlines earlier in the week when he tweeted out that Tracy McGrady was the “Greatest Of All Time ” (GOAT).

08/14/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 10:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers talks on the bench with Jordan Clarkson #6 during the game with the Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on March 10, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

5 Good Reasons You Should Watch The Lakers This Season

After back-to-back miserable seasons, the Lakers have added the talent this off-season to come back as a potential playoff team this upcoming season.

08/14/2015

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Kobe Reportedly Looking To ‘Ride Off Into The Sunset’ With Team USA Win In 2016

Will Kobe Bryant’s swan song be a gold hit?

08/14/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 10: Nick Young #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers and Jamal Crawford #11 of the Los Angeles Clippers during a game at STAPLES Center on January 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers & Clippers 2015-2016 NBA Schedule’s Released

The NBA released the schedules of all 30 teams on Wednesday during a special television broadcast that aired on NBATV

08/12/2015

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Bryant Coy On Retirement, Says Revamped Lakers Can ‘Absolutely’ Make Playoffs

Will this upcoming NBA season be Kobe Bryant’s farewell tour?

08/04/2015

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Lakers Coach Byron Scott Talks Kobe’s New Role, Offseason Pickups

After adding two high-profile guards to their roster in the off-season, the Lakers will start to give Kobe Bryant significant minutes at small forward this season, Lakers head coach Byron Scott told CBS2/KCAL9’s Lisa Sigell today.

07/31/2015

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10 Athletes Who Should Retire

When it’s gone, it’s gone. But these athletes don’t seem to realize that yet.

07/19/2015

Olivier Hanlan #21 of the Utah Jazz handles the ball against the Los Angeles Lakers on July 17, 2015 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Credit: Jack Arent/NBAE via Getty Images)

D’Angelo Russell Scores 21 In Lakers’ Summer League Finale

D’Angelo Russell finally looked like a second-overall draft pick on Friday, as the Lakers took on the Utah Jazz for their final game of the 2015 Summer League season.

07/17/2015

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Lakers’ Draft Pick Larry Nance Jr. Deletes Years-Old Critical Tweet About Kobe Bryant

The Los Angeles Lakers chose Larry Nance Jr. with the 27th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, only to learn the Wyoming forward sent out a critical tweet about Kobe Bryant three years ago.

06/26/2015

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Lakers Remain ‘Option’ For Wade Amid Ongoing Contract Dispute With Heat

For Lakers fans yearning for a return to the franchise’s winning ways, it could be an on-court pairing that’s better late than never.

06/22/2015

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‘No’ To Motown: Kobe Bryant Reveals He Vetoed Trade To Pistons

How close was Kobe Bryant to becoming a Motown legend?

02/23/2015

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‘I Can’t Say It Is The End’: Kobe Seeking Career ‘Rebirth’, Not Retirement

With time to reflect on a 20-year career in the NBA, Los Angeles Lakers guard and future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant wants everyone to know he may still have one more curtain call left.

02/17/2015

Sprite Slam Dunk Contest 2015

Former UCLA Bruin Zach LaVine Is 2nd Youngest, Behind Kobe, To Win Dunk Contest

Zach LaVine made a name for himself in a dunk contest that lacked star punch.

02/14/2015

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