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  • Kobe Bryant Learns a Valuable Lesson at Age 6: ‘I Was Scared as S**t’

    Oct 21, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *ESPN The Magazine may be blaming Kobe Bryant’s off-the-court “attitude” for the Lakers’ woes of late, but Showtime head honcho David Nevins was actually impressed by the NBA superstar’s down-time demeanor shown in footage from a then-proposed documentary about the player’s recovery from a torn Achilles in April 2013. Nevins was so fascinated that he […]

  • Lakers in Self-Destruct Mode Thanks to Kobe: ESPN The Magazine Hit Piece

    Oct 21, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Is Kobe Bryant the reason why the LA Lakers are at the bottom of the NBA’s Western Conference? According to ESPN The Magazine, the answer is ‘yes.’ In an article written by Henry Abbott, Bryant’s reputation as a difficult teammate is highlighted as efforts by the Lakers to re-sign players and recruit free agents hit […]

  • Lupe Fiasco-Backed Doc ‘Little Ballers’ Set for NickSports

    Oct 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Nickelodeon has set an airdate for “Little Ballers,” a sports documentary produced by Lupe Fiasco and New York Knicks player Amar’e Stoudemire. The film — centering on a group of 11-year-old basketball players in New York City’s Amateur Athletic Union, an inner-city springboard for potential NBA talent — will air on Nicktoons on Nov. 26 […]

  • Chris Bosh Rules As NBA Player with Most Expensive Home

    Oct 5, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments

    *Life is pretty good for Chris Bosh. It’s not enough that he’s aligned with a powerhouse team in the Miami Heat, but according to HoopsHype.com, he’s owner of the most expensive home among all NBA players. Bosh topped the list of expensive homes with his 12,368-square-foot Florida estate priced at $12.3 million. That’s nearly $3 […]

  • Kanye & Kobe: Black Mamba Gives Yeezy Private Hoops Lesson

    Oct 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Kanye West went straight to the top for help in honing his basketball skills. TMZ reports that the rapper hit up his longtime friend, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant, for a private training session at an Orange County, Calif. gym. “The two met up at The Hub training center and ran drills and played […]

  • Nike Megadeal Secures Kevin Durant’s Place With Shoe Brand

    Sep 3, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *It may have taken them longer than usual, but Nike knows a good thing when it sees it regarding Kevin Durant. According to reports, the shoemaker put an end to speculation of the NBA star jumping ship to Under Armour by presenting a deal with an overall value that could rise to $300 million or […]