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Kobe Bryant Day

Apr 11, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) reacts after a call in action against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Kobe Bryant is considered one the greatest NBA players of all time. In terms of all-time NBA shooting guards, Bryant and Michael Jordan are often ranked at No. 1 and 2. Bryant managed to rack up five NBA Championships, one MVP, and 18 All-Star game appearances in 20 seasons playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. As of yesterday, Kobe received yet another accolade …

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Magic Fall to Lakers, 107-98

Mar 8, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell (1) knocks the ball from the hands of Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo (5) in the second half of the game at Staples Center. The Lakers won 107-98. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

After falling to the record-chasing Golden State Warriors (56-6) Monday night, the Orlando Magic (27-36) looked to take a win against the Los Angeles Lakers (14-51) Tuesday night. Even without Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (shoulder), the Orlando Magic were not able to pull of a win, losing to the Lakers …

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Kobe Bryant Retiring at End of Season

Nov 29, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Kobe Bryant (24) shoots over Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (13) in the first half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

It is almost impossible to compare another player to the likes of Michael Jordan.  But when we are asked who could even come close, for most it is Kobe Bryant.  Whether it was his 81-point game in 2006 against the Toronto Raptors or his uncanny ability to win games with only seconds …

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Recapping Sunday’s NBA playoffs, Monday games

The Miami Heat are one win closer to defending their title after Sunday night’s Game 1 NBA playoff win at home over the Milwaukee Bucks 110-87. LeBron James led all scorers with 27 points, and he added 10 rebounds and eight assists to his stat sheet as well. James received a lot of criticism leading up to …

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