Kobe Bryant Ailing Foot: Update

By Deena Bustillo on
Kobe Bryant skipped out on practice with the Lakers today to rest his ailing foot, which has some fans and followers a little concerned. The superstar injured his right foot, leaving it bruised and sore, during the game Sunday night against the Sacramento Kings, reports USA Today. The team lost, 99-92, and Bryant ended up with yet another injury, before the season even officially started.In addition to the foot issue, Bryant also suffered a strained shoulder while in training camp this month...Read Full Story

Kobe Bryant Unleashes Homophobic Slur

By Adam Wenger on
Kobe Bryant has spent the last few years trying to rebuild his image after he was accused in 2003 of sexually assualting an employee at a Colorado hotel. He didn't help the process last night when a technical foul call led Kobe to fire out what appeared to be the words "F***ing f***ot" at a referee. Lately, things had been going great for the LA Lakers star, who in the last two years has led his team to back-to-back NBA titles. Shouting homophobic slurs at a referee in the second-to-last game...Read Full Story

Kobe Bryant's 'White Hot' LA Times Fashion Spread Spawns a Meme

By Alicia Dennis on
Getty Images. It's hard to understand why basketball superstar Kobe Bryant signed off on an all-white fashion spread in the LA Times—one that would see him sporting an American Apparel headband beneath a Quaker-licious white hat, no less. But the gods of unintentional humor have smiled on us, thankfully, and now Kobe's the star of a terrific new photoshop meme. Kobe posed in a series of fashion-forward pieces by the likes of Kris Van Assche and Rick Owens at Hollywood's Roosevelt...Read Full Story

Kobe Bryant Highlight Clips

By John Newlin on
The man is gifted. And by gifted, we mean GIFTED. Proof:Awesome highlightsTop 10 plays of 2007Top 10 play of 2008Read Full Story

Former Maid Maria Jimenez Sues Kobe and Vanessa Bryant

By Tatiana Guertin on
NBA player Kobe Bryant and wifeVanessa arrive at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards at Paramount Pictures Studios on September 7, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images North America) A former maid for Kobe and Vanessa Bryant is suing the couple, claiming she was regularly verbally abused and berated, owed back wages and wrongfully fired.In a lawsuit filed in the Superior Court of Orange County recently, housekeeper Maria Jimenez makes some serious...Read Full Story

2008-2009 NBA Season Preview: Who to Watch

By Tatiana Guertin on
Image Source GettyIt’s that time of year when sports fans are itching for something more high-energy than baseball and with more agile athletes than football, which leaves basketball. The NBA kicked off its 2008-2009 regular season last Tuesday and we’re here to tell you who’s worth watching. Obviously you’ll watch your favorite team, but we’ve narrowed down who actually has a chance to make it to playoffs as well as the underdogs to keep your eye on.The Boston Celtics Yeah yeah, this...Read Full Story

The World's Best Athletes Rock Out for Guitar Hero

By Tatiana Guertin on
I can't be the only one who was pleasantly surprised to see A-Rod, Tony Hawk, Michael Phelps and Kobe Bryant doing their best Risky Business impression while rocking out on Guitar Hero World Tour.Although I was confused as to why Bryant got to wear shorts when everyone else had to wear tiny underwear, the commercial taught me a few things:1. A-Rod is way to awesome to be with Madonna.2. Michael Phelps is obviously only coordinated in a pool.3. Kobe Bryant may not be as cold and arrogant as he...Read Full Story

Kobe Bryant has UPs!

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Check out this video of Kobe jumping over a car!Read Full Story

Kobe Bryant = MVP

By Livingly Staff on
Come on, the guy deserves an MVP... (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images North America) Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots the ball over Brandon Roy #7 the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden on April 8, 2008 in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.Read Full Story