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NBA: LA Lakers Sign G Kobe Bryant to 2-Year, $48.5 M Extension

Source: Sport Balla | Nov 25 2013, 9:05pm CST

NBA: LA Lakers Sign G Kobe Bryant to 2-Year, $48.5 M Extension
The Los Angeles Lakers signed guard Kobe Bryant to a two-year, $45.8 million extension, assuring he will spend his 20th NBA season with the team.
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Phoenix Suns beat Lakers 112-106 despite Kobe's 39

Nov 5 2014 12:12am CST | Source: CBS SportsLine.com

LOS ANGELES (AP) Gerald Green scored 26 points off the bench, Markieff Morris had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns overcame Kobe Bryant's 39-point performance to keep the Los Angeles Lakers winless with a 112-106 victory on Tuesday nig ...
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Vaguely Literary: Kobe Bryant x Dracula

Nov 4 2014 1:50pm CST | Source: slamonline

Kobe, always the focal point. So many people have advised you, yet you still seek knowledge. Why should you read Bram Stoker’s Dracula? Count Dracula has what you seek: immortality. He must always chase the next high. For him it’s blood; for you it’s championship trophies, wins, points and respect. Be careful what you wish for, though. The insatiable Dracula becomes a prisoner of his own will to dominate. The story is told throu ...
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Indian bowlers in fine form in second practice match
Adelaide, Dec 4 (IANS) Pacer Varun Aaron powered India's bowling charge, picking four wickets here Thursday, to bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 243 runs in Day 1 of their final two-day tour game before the four-Test series against Australia.
Aguero to 'try and convince' Messi to join City
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Manchester City star forward Sergio Aguero has vowed to try and persuade Argentine team-mate Lionel Messi into signing with the English football club.
Harris raring to make a comeback from injury
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris Thursday said he is both physically and mentally fit to make a comeback to the national squad, to play the first Commonwealth Bank Test against India starting Dec 9.

Kobe Bryant Helps Kevin Durant Deal With Injury, Missing Games

Nov 4 2014 12:49pm CST | Source: lakersnation

With so much excitement heading into the 2014-15 season, the NBA and fans unfortunately lost Kevin Durant to a Jones fracture for at least ...
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Ronaldo, Messi, Zlatan, Bale & Falcao make top 20 of Forbest highest paid athletes list

Nov 4 2014 9:21am CST | Source: 101 great goals

American business magazine Forbes have released their 2014 list of the world’s highest paid athletes.Boxer Floyd Mayweather comes in first but in second is Cristiano Ronaldo with Lionel Messi the only other footballer in the top 10 in fourth position.Other notable footballers in the top 20 include Zlatan Ibrahimovic in 12th, Gareth Bale in 14th, Radamel Falcao in 15th and Neymar in 16th position.In total, there are 15 soccer stars in the top 100. Ronaldo’s total earnings are estim ...
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Houston Rockets Are Being Miscast as NBA's New “Heel” Team

Nov 3 2014 2:40pm CST | Source: Bleacher Report

With the rage directed at Dwight Howard, James Harden and general manager Daryl Morey, the Houston Rockets have become favorite enemies of the modern NBA—even if they don’t deserve to be. Howard’s negative reputation needs little introduction. He’s seen as having whined his way out of his franchise role with the Orlando Magic and being too sensitive to withstand the consistently harsh critiques that went with playing for Kobe Bryant’s Los Angeles Lakers. He’s also widely kno ...
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Jeremy Lin Is The Jedi Padawan To Kobe Bryant’s Yoda When It Comes To Ball-Hogging

Nov 3 2014 11:50am CST | Source: SportsGrid

If NBA players were Jedi Masters, there’s no doubt that the aging Kobe Bryant would be Yoda — even in his weakened state, he’s still one of the best there is. There aren’t clear cut analogies for every player (is LeBron Darth Vader, or Obi-Wan?), but suffice to say that Jeremy Lin is more padawan trainee than full-fledged Jedi. He’s still learning the ropes. So it was pretty great to see Lin, who we ...
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Watch Scorching Klay Thompson Drop 41 Points On 18 Shots Against Lakers

Nov 2 2014 11:00am CST | Source: dime mag

Whether Klay Thompson is the league’s best two-way shooting guard or otherwise, he’s now getting paid like it. And after his career performance against Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers last night, it’s never been easier to believe his agent’s boasts. Watch the newly-extended Golden State Warriors sharpshooter drop 41 points on just 18 […] The post Watch Scorching Klay Thompson Drop 41 Points On 18 Shots Against Lakers a ...
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NBA Scores: Depleted Thunder getting it done & 3 other things we learned Saturday night

Nov 2 2014 7:00am CST | Source: SBNation

The Thunder reserves keep it going with Durant and Westbrook out and other things we learned around the NBA on Saturday night. You knew it was desperate times in Oklahoma City when, badly needing a bucket to end a 8-0 Denver run to start the fourth quarter, they went to Kendrick Perkins twice. And he scored. Twice. The short-handed Thunder had just eight healthy players on Saturday night but quickly jumped on the Nuggets in Okl ...
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