“Played with a dislocated shoulder and locked up Pau Gasol”: Kendrick Perkins boasts about having bested Kobe Bryant and the Lakers in the 2008 Finals with the Celtics

Kendrick Perkins into a back-and-forth with fans on locking up Pau Gasol on a bum shoulder in the 2008 NBA Finals.  As easy as it is to make fun of Kendrick Perkins for being a glorified role player during his…

“Kobe Bryant wasn’t much of a sentimental guy”: Pau Gasol references late Lakers legend’s ‘Mamba Mentality’ ahead of Hall of Fame induction

Pau Gasol says that Kobe Bryant wasn’t much of a sentimental guy and he tried to inspire and also, intimidate his teammates.  Kobe Bryant wasn’t just some athlete who latched onto a schtick during their playing days and stuck to…

“I miss you, Hermano”: Kobe Bryant receives emotional Twitter tribute from former Lakers teammate and dear friend Pau Gasol

Former Lakers star Pau Gasol posted a moving letter dedicated to Gianna and Kobe Bryant on the eve of their death anniversary today. The friendship and bond between Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol was one of the great advertisements for…

“Maybe, you never know”: How Kobe Bryant met Pau Gasol ahead of Spanish star’s blockbuster trade to the Lakers

Pau Gasol recalls his chance encounter with Lakers legend Kobe Bryant before he got traded by the Grizzlies to the Lakers in 2008. Gasol and Bryant were both stuck in bad situations during the time leading up to the Gasol…

‘Pau Gasol would love to play for the Lakers’: Marc Gasol reveals brother’s wish to play alongside LeBron James

Marc Gasol says his brother Pau Gasol would be open to joining the Los Angeles Lakers for this upcoming 2020-21 NBA season. The talk of the NBA this offseason has been centered around the drastic changes the Los Angeles Lakers…

Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant relationship: Former Lakers teammate spends time with Kobe’s kids on his birthday

Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant shared a lovely relationship with each other. Yesterday, Gasol spent time with Kobe’s kids on his birthday. The Gasol-Bryant partnership for the Lakers was one of the best duos ever in the NBA. They won…

Kobe Bryant 2020 Documentary trailer: Lakers legend’s ‘The Final Ring’ docu-series video trailer released

Kobe Bryant 2020 Documentary trailer has been released, with ‘The Final Ring’ docuseries scheduled to air from the 5th of July. Kobe Bryant won 5 championships during his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers. The NBA icon always placed…

Pau Gasol releases emotional statement on leaving San Antonio Spurs and joining the Bucks

Pau Gasol agreed a buy-out with the San Antonio Spurs, late Saturday night and was quickly snapped up by the Milwaukee Bucks, to give them a European big men tandem with Giannis Antetokounmpo. Milwaukee who are NBA’s top team in…