NBA History

Kobe Bryant’s 81 Point Game [Documentary]


In recognition of the six-year anniversary of Kobe Bryant’s remarkable 81 point game, let’s take a look at a recap of that night and the moments leading up to that point. Advertisements

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: Back on Top (2009-2012)

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: Back on Top (2009-2012)


With two more championships in 2009 and 2010, Kobe has tied Magic Johnson with five and sits one away from tying Michael Jordan. He now sits sixth on the All-Time scoring list behind former teammate Shaquille O’Neal. By the end of the 2011-2012 season, he could become the youngest player in NBA history to reach 30,000 […]

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Emergence of the Black Mamba (2005-2008)

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Emergence of the Black Mamba (2005-2008)


After Shaquille O’Neal was traded away to the Miami Heat, Kobe was given full reign of the new-look Los Angeles Lakers. It was rough playing with teammates like Smush Parker and Kwame Brown listed as starters. But somehow Kobe used that opportunity as a time to make history and seal his legacy. The amount of […]

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Dynasty Years (2001-2004)

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Dynasty Years (2001-2004)


This time period was bitter-sweet for Kobe and Co. The feud between Kobe and Shaq was in its most intense stages and made very public to the media. However, for the most part the Lakers were still able to go about business as usual completing a three-peat (00,01,02) making Kobe the youngest player in NBA […]

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Embryonic Stage (1996-2000)

Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances: The Embryonic Stage (1996-2000)


This edition of Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances highlights the first four seasons of the young guard out of Lower Merion High School. Afro Kobe. The ridiculously athletic with jump-out-the-gym hops Kobe. Number 8. Before the beef with Shaq. Before the dynasty. Before the trial. Before the number change. This is Kobe in his rawest form. You […]

Three Man Weave: Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances

Three Man Weave: Kobe Bryant’s Most Memorable Performances


As we begin to approach the six year anniversary of what may be the most memorable moment in the Hall of Fame worthy career of Kobe Bean Bryant, I feel the need to take a look back at Kobe’s most memorable performances of his 16-year NBA career. By breaking it up into four stages, we’ll […]

Kobe Doin’ What He Does Best

Kobe Doin’ What He Does Best


As NBA story lines have been based around Kobe’s injuries and talks of him possibly retiring earlier than we all expected, he came right back out and showed everyone why he’s not going anywhere any time soon. Kobe finished the night in LA with 48 points on 18-for-31 shooting from the field. Add that on […]