With time running out to reach a labor deal that saves the Nov. 1 start of the season, LeBron James , Carmelo Anthony , Kevin Durant and other NBA stars took part in a four-hour session Friday in New York.
Archive for September, 2011
Instead of the Lakers strengthening their game on the court, most of the practices entailed strengthening their bodies in the trainer’s room.
With Kobe Bryant leaving to play ball in Italy during the lockout, we might expect another big name or two to take off as well.
During the NBA lockout, Delonte West is taking a different route than many of his co-workers. He’s decided to sell furniture.
Fox Sports’ Sam Amico argues that more NBA stars, including Kobe Bryant, need to be more involved with the labor negotiations.
During the regular season, Lakers forward Pau Gasol routinely displayed finesse in his footwork, a sharp mid-range jumper and smart decision-making against a defenseless Amare Stoudemire.
1996: The Charlotte Hornets trade MVP, World Champion and future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant, whom they had taken with the 16th pick in that year’s NBA draft, to the Los Angeles Lakers for Vlade Divac.
Bryant, who spent much of his childhood in Italy, was in the country for sponsor appearances over the past two days but was flying back to the U.S. for labor talks with the NBA on Friday.
Italian club Virtus Bologna has reached a verbal agreement with Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant to play in Italy during the NBA lockout.
This article will look at five reasons why Jerry Buss could potentially be the key to ending the current NBA lockout.
It’s a somewhat surprising announcement since all the focus has been on the controversial player ratings of NBA 2K12 .
The hype that surrounded the following 12 NBA teams mirrored the hype that would surround a franchise with, let’s say, the first 10 picks in a loaded draft.
It shouldn’t be surprising considering they rarely got along during their tumultuous time together with the Lakers.
Kobe Bryant’s youtube page just released a trailer for an upcoming Nike short film/commercial - continuing in the alarming trend of making 30-second teasers for 30-second commercial - that features the Black Mamba and a host of Italian sports stars.
Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski first reported that NBA owners have made a “modest push from their rigid stance on implementing a hard cap.