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LeBron still No. 1 with NBA’s most popular jersey

Miami Heat's LeBron James, right, reacts as he talks with official Michael Smith during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Miami. The Heat defeated the Pacers 98-86. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

LeBron James’ jersey remains the most popular in the NBA. The Miami Heat star topped the list of jersey sales in the NBA for the sixth time, the league announced on Thursday. With teammate Dwyane Wade — whose jersey number hasn’t changed in 11 years — at No. 7, the Heat also had the top spot on the team merchandise sales list.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

The Jell-O’s jiggling for the Lakers

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Pick your own Los Angeles Lakers championship era: Magic-Kareem in 1980-1988, Kobe-Shaq in 2000, 2001 and 2002 or Kobe-Pau in 2009 and 2010.

Posted: March 21st, 2014 in Commentary,Southpaw | Read More »

Kobe Bryant won’t be coming back this season

In this April 12, 2013 file photo, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant grimaces after being injured during the second half of their NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors, in Los Angeles. Bryant won't be back on the court for the Lakers this season. The Lakers said Bryant was examined by team physician Dr. Steve Lombardo, who determined that the left knee injury that has kept Bryant out of the lineup still hasn't healed. AP

Bryant expressed only mild frustration Wednesday after the long-expected decision to end his 18th NBA season after just six games. The superstar guard’s broken bone in his left knee has kept him out since shortly before Christmas, and it still hasn’t healed enough for weight-bearing exercise.

Posted: March 13th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Kobe Bryant’s Mount Rushmore of basketball

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Kobe Bryant came out Sunday with his own picks for the Mount Rushmore of basketball.

Posted: February 20th, 2014 in Commentary,Southpaw | Read More »

Injured All-Star Bryant frankly discusses future

Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant, left, sits with West Team's Kevin Durant, of the Oklahoma City Thunder during the NBA All Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, in New Orleans. AP.

Kobe Bryant acknowledges the best days of his brilliant career might be in the past. He still wants to play in another National Basketball Association All-Star game, though.

Posted: February 17th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Anthony Davis picked to replace Kobe Bryant in All-Star game

New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis (23) shoots against Atlanta Hawks power forward Paul Millsap (4) and power forward Elton Brand (42) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. The Pelicans won 105-100. AP

New Orleans forward Anthony Davis was chosen Friday to replace the injured Kobe Bryant in the NBA All-Star game that will be played in his home city.

Posted: February 8th, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant expected to miss NBA All-Star game

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, fourth from left, sits on the bench as he watches teammates play against the Boston Celtics during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. Bryant has been sidelined after fracturing his left knee in December. AP

LOS ANGELES – Kobe Bryant is expected to miss the NBA All-Star game due to continued pain and swelling in his injured left knee.

Posted: January 29th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Ailing Bryant gets All-Star nod

Kobe Bryant  AP FILE PHOTO

Kobe Bryant, sidelined by injury for all but six games this season, still gained a 16th NBA All-Star nod in fan voting for the mid-season exhibition announced on Thursday.

Posted: January 24th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

No timeline for Bryant return to court

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Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is riding a bike and trying not to think about when he might be able to play again.

Posted: January 21st, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Kobe Bryant surprises Boston College class

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A Boston College professor says he used Kobe Bryant as an example in his first international marketing class of the semester – and then the Lakers star walked into the class and started taking notes.

Posted: January 18th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Kobe hopes fans don’t choose him for All-Stars

Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant. AP FILE PHOTO

While Kobe Bryant heals from his latest injury, he has an unusual campaign message for the fans who select the NBA All-Star game’s starters: Don’t vote for me.

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Bucks send Lakers to 6th straight loss

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Nick Young

Brandon Knight scored 18 of his career-high 37 points in the third quarter and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 94-79 Tuesday night.

Posted: January 1st, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Bad luck, bad play leave NBA weak Christmas slate

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) shoots over Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) in the first half of their NBA basketball game at the Barclays Center, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, in New York. AP

If the NBA had a Christmas wish, it might be for a different holiday schedule.

Posted: December 25th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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