Kobe Bryant

Los Angeles Lakers #24 - Guard

  • Born: 08/23/78
  • Age: 41
  • Height: 6-6
  • Weight: 205

Jrue Holiday: What would an MVP season look like for the New Orleans Pelicans star?


His fellow 21st century guards have set an impressive standard, but one that seems within reach.

Frank Vogel says Dwight Howard has the potential to be one of the best role players in the NBA


While there are skeptics when it comes to whether or not Dwight Howard can make a positive impact on the Lakers this year, Frank Vogel isn’t one of them.

The problem with Kobe Bryant’s Instagram post about youth sports

Kobe Bryant’s brand doesn’t align with his values.

Dwight Howard said he wanted to inherit the Lakers from Kobe Bryant


Before things went awry between Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard in Los Angeles, Howard had hopes of being the next face of the Lakers.


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Jayson Tatum and range at the Celtics’ wing spot


Jayson Tatum needs to become a more significant playmaker and power forward with Al Horford and Marcus Morris gone. He flexed both skills last week with Team USA before an ankle sprain eliminated...

Kobe Bryant thinks Dwight Howard is ‘ready’ to do ‘whatever is necessary’ to help Lakers win


Kobe Bryant knows better than just about anyone how poorly things went the first time Dwight Howard was on the Lakers. He thinks this time can be different.

Top 10 Rockets fan favorites: #4 - Shane Battier


Coming in at No. 4 of TDS’ Top 10 Rockets fan favorites is the 6’8" defensive specialist from Duke University.

The 2020 Hall of Fame class could feature both Tim Duncan and Gregg Popovich


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Lithuania ousted from FIBA World Cup by rim shot

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Kobe Bryant explains why he thinks the Lakers made Kyle Kuzma untouchable this summer


Kobe Bryant understands why the Lakers kept Kyle Kuzma around.

Kobe Bryant explains why he doesn’t help Rob Pelinka recruit free agents to the Lakers


Kobe Bryant is retired, and doesn’t want to get involved in Lakers business. He thinks Rob Pelinka can handle himself.