“Kobe Bryant gifted me a pair of shoes and I wore them even though they were too small”: LeBron James on facing off against Carmelo Anthony in high school with the Lakers legend’s shoes

LeBron James talked about how he faced off against Carmelo Anthony in high school while wearing shoes gifted to him by Kobe Bryant.  Kobe Bryant had already become a household name well before his 22nd birthday. Having won a championship…

“I should be grateful for Tom Brady like if it was Kobe Bryant calling Nick Young”: Antonio Brown admits he should have respect for the NFL GOAT for taking him in when nobody else would

Antonio Brown is going to be remembered this season not for his performance on the football field but rather for leaving Tom Brady and the Buccaneers midway through a game. Unfortunately, that’s just how the cookie crumbles. Brown was having…

“I see myself as Kobe Bryant and Sachin Tendulkar as Michael Jordan”: Former cricket legend Yuvraj Singh explains how he and the Master Blaster shared an MJ-Kobe like relationship

After watching “The Last Dance”, Indian cricket legend Yuvraj Singh drew comparisons between Sachin Tendulkar and Michael Jordan. Michael Jordan and Sachin Tendulkar are two of the biggest names in the world of sports. While Jordan is regarded as the…

“We never know what’s going to happen in the future”: Tom Brady says the death of Kobe Bryant is a reminder to enjoy every moment he has on and off the field

Tom Brady played possibly his last game in the NFL this Sunday. And was reflective of his future, thinking fondly of his friend Kobe Bryant. Tom Brady, even though did not have the greatest of days statistically, had another almost…

“I hated Kobe Bryant because he denied me of my ultimate goal”: Reggie Miller expressed his disdain for the Lakers legend after losing to him in 2000

Reggie Miller lost to Kobe Bryant and Shaq in the 2000 NBA Finals, leading to him holding a certain level of hatred against them.  Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers prevented a ton of superstars from ever winning a…

“How the hell did Kobe Bryant score 81 points in a single game?!”: When the Lakers legend joined Wilt Chamberlain atop the scoring charts in a game vs Raptors

Kobe Bryant scored 33,643 points in his 20 NBA career – much of it was because of his ability to go ballistic like the 81 point game against the Raptors Kobe bean Bryant was a mean guy on the court…

“My grandmother, who had never seen me play in the NBA, came to watch me for the first time, and that so happened to be the night I scored 81”: Kobe Bryant reveals a relatively unknown fact about his historical night against the Raptors

Kobe Bryant’s grandmother attended only one game of his illustrious career, which ironically turned out to be the 81-point game against the Raptors. It’s been 16-years since the late Kobe Bryant dropped 81-points on the Toronto Raptors at the Staples…

“Who else but Kobe Bryant could do this??”: When the Black Mamba channeled his inner Larry Bird to switch hands mid-game after a rotator cuff injury

Kobe Bryant was one of the best scorers of all time – he could do the job with either hand, much like Larry Bird. Usually a right-handed shot maker, Kobe Bryant was a weapon for the Los Angeles Lakers when…

“Call LeBron James the “washed king” but your GOAT could never do this at 37!”: NBA Twitter lauds King James for joining Kobe Bryant, Shaq, and Baylor as the 4th Laker to score 25+ points in 16 straight games

As LeBron James scores 29 points in the Lakers’ win over the Magic, he joins the likes of Bryant, Shaq, and Baylor as the 4th player in LAL history to record 25+ points in 16 consecutive games. Playing at 37…

“At times, I’m able to be Shaq. I’m also able to be Dirk, Kobe, or Michael Jordan!”: Sixers’ MVP Joel Embiid shares how he’s able to channel all the greats, after his 50-point performance over the Magic

Sixers’ superstar Joel Embiid dropped 50 points tonight, talks about how he can channel the greats like Kobe, Shaq, MJ, Dirk, when need be The Philadelphia 76ers have been in the news all year round. One of their stars has…