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Quinn Cook Explains Devastating Mood On Lakers Team Plane After Kobe’s Death

Quinn Cook just revealed the atmosphere on the Lakers team plane after learning of Kobe Bryant‘s death last month … and it’s heartbreaking. The Lakers guard says just minutes after Kobe, his daughter, Gianna, and 7 others were tragically killed in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26 … he was shaken awake by head coach […]

Spike Lee Honors Kobe Bryant on Oscars 2020 Red Carpet


Famed director Spike Lee paid tribute to Kobe Bryant on the red carpet at the 2020 Academy Awards. Joined by wife Tonya, Lee wore a purple-and-gold tuxedo with #24 on the front and back. That was the number that Kobe wore for the second half of his career with the Los Angeles Lakers. Getty The […]

Vanessa Bryant β€˜Touched’ by Tributes to Kobe & Gianna


It’s been more than a week since Kobe Bryant lost his life in a helicopter crash, and many are still in mourning, including his wife Vanessa. On Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers paid tribute to the Lakers legend by standing on their respective 24-yard lines. Bryant wore #24 during the […]

Lakers Giving Away 20,000 Kobe Bryant Shirts at Staples Center

Breaking News IMAGN Everyone who attends the Lakers game Friday night will get a free Kobe Bryant tribute shirt, courtesy of the team … 20,000 in total. The hard-working people at Staples Center have draped a Kobe shirt on every single seat — half of the arena will get Kobe #8 shirts. The other half […]

Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss Speaks Out On Kobe Bryant, ‘Gigi Motivates Me’

Breaking News TMZ.com Lakers owner Jeanie Buss says losing Kobe Bryant is like losing a family member — but credits KB and his daughter Gianna with helping her find her “purpose” in life. Jeanie has known Kobe ever since her father (the late Jerry Buss) signed him as a rookie back in 1996 and they […]

LeBron James Back to Work After Kobe’s Death, Hardcore Workout at Lakers Facility

Play video content Breaking News SplashNews.com LeBron James is back to doing what Kobe Bryant would probably want him to do — putting in work at the Lakers practice facility to gear up for his big game on Friday. Bron and Lakers teammate Anthony Davis were grinding hard outside the team facility in El Segundo, […]

Jerry West Says Kobe’s Parents & Sisters Are β€˜Traumatized’ by His Sudden Death


After Kobe Bryant’s shocking death, Lakers legend Jerry West opened up about their close friendship. West considered Bryant to be a part of his family, telling β€œExtra’s” Billy Bush, β€œI feel like I lost a son… When we traded for him, he was 17. To watch him grow up and be part of our family […]

NBA Postpones Lakers Vs. Clippers Game Due to Kobe Death, UConn Honors GiGi

Breaking News 3:10 PM PT — The UConn Huskies Women’s basketball team is honoring Gianna prior to Monday night’s game against Team USA … by draping a #2 jersey on a chair with a bouquet of flowers. Of course, GiGi was determined to play for the Huskies … with Kobe even saying she was “hellbent […]

Vanessa Hudgens Hits Up Lakers Game To Watch Kyle Kuzma Play

Backgrid Vanessa Hudgens seems pretty interested in Kyle Kuzma … because she’s hitting up the world’s most famous arena to watch him ball out!!! The newly-single actress just pulled up to Madison Square Garden to check out Kyle and his Los Angeles Lakers as they take on the New York Knicks … this after hanging […]

Pics! Vanessa Hudgens & Kyle Kuzma Spark Dating Rumors


Just a week after news broke about her split from Austin Butler, it looks like actress Vanessa Hudgens is back on the dating scene! On Tuesday, Hudgens, 31, was spotted on a date with Lakers star Kyle Kuzma, 24, in Brooklyn. TMZ In photos obtained by TMZ, the two were seen smiling and laughing over […]