“Michael Jordan played all 82 games and averaged 37 minutes at age 39!”: Stan van Gundy laments how load management has changed NBA fans’ experience since the Jordan and Kobe Bryant eras

Stan van Gundy noted how times have changed from when Michael Jordan played all 82 games during his final Wizards season. NBA basketball tends to have more movement today than there used to be ever before. Of course, there was…

“I was scared sh*tless of Kobe Bryant”: How the Lakers legend instilled fear in Kevin Durant during clutch situations

Kevin Durant reveals that he was ‘scared sh*tless’ of Kobe Bryant when it came down to clutch situations against the Lakers.  it’s no denying that Kobe Bryant is one of, if not, the greatest clutch-time performers in NBA history. His shot-making…

“Kobe Bryant named me Mighty IT, Allen Iverson called me a real killa”: Former Celtics star guard Isaiah Thomas expresses his frustration of not being on an NBA team

Former Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas is without a team and is looking for another chance to play in the NBA. There’s always a player who deserves to play in the NBA, but somehow stays out with no team willing to…

“Kobe Bryant, I’m not talking to you, man”: When Dwyane Wade hilariously interacted with The Mamba after the latter drilled a one-legged three-point game-winner over the Heat

During the Lakers-Heat clash during the 2009-2010 season, Kobe Bryant banked a difficult one-legged three-pointer over Dwyane Wade to call game. Kobe Bryant is widely considered the most clutch player in NBA history. Since he dedicated numerous hours in the…

“DeMar DeRozan is the closest thing to Kobe Bryant”: NBA Twitter applauds the Bulls superstar for displaying a Mamba-esque play against the Brooklyn Nets

Early in the 2nd quarter DeMar DeRozan fakes out the double team getting a wide-open layup, displaying a Kobe Bryant-esque play. In a league that is more fast-paced than ever with more three-pointers attempted than before, DeMar DeRozan is an…

“Luka Doncic really channeled his inner Kobe Bryant”: Slovenian MVP scores or assists in Dallas’ 46 points in the first-half, tying the entire Pelicans’ first-half score

Luka Doncic finished the first half with 22 points and 10 assists. The 46 first-half points he was responsible for was as much as the entire Pels’ first-half score. On Wednesday night, Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks were hosted…

“Michael Jordan changed the game on the court as well as off the court”: Kings legend Mitch Richmond snubs Kobe Bryant and LeBron James to term the Bulls legend as the GOAT

On a recent podcast appearance, NBA Hall-Of-Famer Mitch Richmond explained why he chose Michael Jordan as his pick for the GOAT debate. Michael Jordan is easily one of the greatest players the league has ever witnessed. Apart from being one of…

“AI, Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan and Shaq in one team? Hakeem Olajuwon will slap everyone”: Sacramento Kings legend says Olajuwon would slap everyone from this all-time top-5 players list for not passing the ball

Hakeem Olajuwon was one of the most calm and composed men in the NBA later in his career. But Mitch Richmond recalls a different side of him. At around 6’10” and 250 pounds, Hakeem Olajuwon was one of the most…

“Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson are the 2 that come to mind immediately”: Kobe Bryant named the iconic scoring title champions as his most vicious competitors in interview with Ernie Johnson

Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson are probably the 2 shooting guards who’ve received the same adulation, or more, as Kobe Bryant. The shooting guard position has fostered perhaps the most skillful, athletic players in the game of basketball. Michael Jordan…

“I felt terrible in the layup line”: When Kobe Bryant revealed he had a sore knee just moments before dropping 81 points on the Toronto Raptors

Just moments before dropping 81 points against the Toronto Raptors, Lakers legend Kobe Bryant revealed he felt “terrible” in the layup line. Kobe Bryant is one of the greatest icons the sporting world has been privileged to witness. After dedicating uncountable…