Athletes, Teams Pay Tribute To Kobe BryantNews of Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash that also killed his 13-year-old daughter Gianna drew tributes by athletes beyond the Los Angeles Lakers and across sports.
Kobe Bryant, 13-Year-Old Daughter Gianna, Among 9 Killed In Helicopter Crash In CalabasasKobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter were among nine killed Sunday in a helicopter crash in Calabasas. Bryant was 41.
‘This Is The House That Kobe Built’: Fans Converge On Staples Center To Mourn NBA LegendThe world has joined the city of Los Angeles in mourning the death of Kobe Bryant, with fans shocked and saddened about the news.
'Our City Lost A Great Man': Magic Johnson In 'Disbelief' After Death Of Kobe Bryant, DaughterEarvin "Magic" Johnson expressed his disbelief on Sunday following the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna. They were among nine killed in Calabasas following a copter crash.
Kobe Bryant Reflects On Career: 'My First Two Or Three Years Were A Nightmare'Lakers legend Kobe Bryant appeared on the All The Smoke podcast with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson, saying that the first couple years were the lowest moment of his career.
Anthony Davis Injured In 117-87 Win Over KnicksDavis took a hard fall in the third quarter when he crashed into the Knicks’ Julius Randle while trying to block his shot.
Anthony Davis Declines $146M Extension With Lakers, Will Enter Free Agency: ReportLakers star Anthony Davis has reportedly turned down a four-year, $146 million contract extension to become an unrestricted free agent this summer.
Superman Returns: Lakers' Dwight Howard To Return To NBA Slam Dunk ContestHoward - a three-time dunk contest participant - won the event in 2008 after he famously donned a Superman cape to cap off a series of awe-inspiring dunks.
Lakers Block 20 Shots In Win Over Pistons, First Team To Do So In Nearly 20 YearsThe Lakers held a block party for the Pistons on Sunday night and everybody was invited.
The King Reigns: LeBron James Is AP's Male Athlete Of DecadeLeBron James is The Associated Press male athlete of the decade, adding his name to a list that includes Tiger Woods, Wayne Gretzky and Arnold Palmer. He was a runaway winner in a vote of AP member sports editors and AP beat writers, easily outpacing runner-up Tom Brady of the New England Patriots.
Kobe Bryant Headlines Star-Studded List Of Hall Of Fame NomineesThe Basketball Hall of Fame announced its newest candidates for induction Thursday with Laker Legend Kobe Bryant leading the pack.
Rob Gronkowski, Venus Williams, James Corden Join Laker Girls In Halftime Dance RoutineThe Laker Girls had a few guest dancers at Tuesday night’s game – retired NFL star Rob Gronkowski, "Late Late Show" host James Corden, and tennis legend Venus Williams.
LeBron James On Daryl Morey's Tweet Supporting Hong Kong Protesters: 'He Wasn't Educated On The Situation'LeBron James has dribbled into the standoff between the NBA and China, calling the comments from Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey “not really educated” before Monday night’s preseason game against Golden State Warriors.
Media Day: LeBron, AD, Kuzma Look To Take Lakers Back To NBA PostseasonWhen asked about domestic violence allegations against DeMarcus Cousins, GM Rob Pelinka said the NBA is investigating and that as of Friday Cousins is "a member of our roster and part of the league."
Report: Lakers Trade 3 Players To Wizards, Anthony Davis Agrees To Waive $4M Trade Kicker To Clear Max Cap SpaceLakers General Manager Rob Pelinka has now opened up enough cap space to pursue a max-level free agent if the team wants.