Posts tagged "kobe"

Kobe's Slur Indicative of a Backwards, Ignorant Subculture

When I first heard that Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant mouthed a homophobic slur in the middle of a national game broadcast Tuesday night, and you know which word it was, all I could think of was a scene from the 2009 film “The Hangover.” Here’s the dialogue (and video) Stu Price: They are... Read more »

Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah 3rd at their Position in NBA All-Star Voting

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers and Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder top the Western Conference, while Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic and LeBron James of the Miami Heat lead the Eastern Conference after the second returns of 2011 NBA All-Star Balloting presented by T-Mobile. Bryant, The Finals MVP last season,... Read more »

Kobe, Lebron, Durant Rockin new Kicks in Christmas NBA Games

“This Christmas, will be a very very special Christmas” in terms of the nationally televised NBA schedule this year. The slate of games have more star power and interesting match-ups than in years past. Therefore, it will be much easier to avoid forced awkward conversation with extended family and in-laws that you can’t stand on... Read more »
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