February 22nd, 2015
When Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers icon, formally announced that he had been scheduled to undergo a surgery in order to repair the torn rotator cuff of his right shoulder, it wasn’t the question of whether he would miss this season; it was obvious that he will. The real question was whether he would be able to return to the opening campaign of 2015-16 that starts this fall. We may not have a definite answer but we do have an estimate of his return.
Soon after the Kobe Bryant’s knee injury which ended his season in December last year, a lot of uncertainty emerged regarding the immediate future of LA Lakers superstar. Kobe is as tough as they come on the NBA, but unfortunately, he suffered two consecutive injuries that ended the season he was playing in; causing wide speculation whether Kobe’s body will be able to hold in future games.
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Dallas Mavericks won the first play-off match with Los Angeles Lakers
May 3rd, 2011
Dallas Mavericks team lead with 1:0 victories in series against the Los Angeles Lakers in the second round of the playoffs of the National Basketball Association after tonight Texas team be forced to visit a “Lakers” with 96:94. Dirk Nowitzki has played consecutive strong game for the team and ended with “double-double – 28 points and 14 rebounds and Jason Terry Tyson Chandler added respectively 15 and 11, and Sean Peja Stojakovic Mvrian and finished with 10 points. Kobe Bryant scored 36 points for the team led by Phil Jackson, Pau Gasol and Lamar Odom and scored 15 points and both have added to their assets respectively 11 and 12 rebounds. In the first half, “Lakers” is presented better, and despite the efforts of Jason Terry, who scored 13 points in the first 24 minutes of play, Los Angeles had nine points advance of the holiday – 53:44, which came mostly thanks to series of 14:2 at the end of the second quarter. At the beginning of the third period the difference in results rose to 16 points – 60:44 in favor of the Lakers, but then Nowitzki and company made a series of 20:6 and quickly returned to the game. Bryant also answered the challenge and scored 12 consecutive points. 3:32 minutes before the siren alumni Phil Jackson led with 92:87, but prevented a series of 9:2 in his basket in the final ten seconds Kobe and Gasol prevented fatal mistakes in attack and had to put up with defeat.
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Kobe Bryant admitted the playmaker of New Orleans – Chris Paul
April 25th, 2011
The superstar of the Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant has admitted to once again class playmaker of New Orleans Hornets Chris Paul. “Lakers” lost game No. 4 with 88:93 and thus prevented alignment of the series to 2-2 success. The most significant contribution to the victory of the “Hornet” was of Paul, who is the teammate of Kobe from the championship team USA at the Olympics in Beijing in 2008.
“Chris Paul will be even better. In most games he stops en proves that it is a phenomenal player,” said Bryant, who received an injury to his left ankle 1.32 minutes before the end of the game.
Chris Paul ended the meeting with a great “tribal-double of 27 points, 15 assists and 13 rebounds. The fifth game of the series is on Tuesday against local time Wednesday from 05.30 hours in the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
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Los Angeles Lakers won the match versus New Orleans Hornets
April 23rd, 2011
The NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers recorded a very important victory in his visit to New Orleans Hornets in the third game of the series between two teams from the first round of the playoffs. Lakers, who finished second in the Western Conference in the regular season, beat seventh-seeded opponent with 100:86. Phil Jackson’s team won with a 30:23 first quarter and the end of the game not to leave control of events on the site, although the “Hornet” at times managed to melt rather than lead to their opponents. In the last 12 minutes, however, increased its score and advance intrigue killed in the meeting. With this success, the Lakers now lead with 2-1 win in the series with the Hornets, although it suffered a home loss in the first meeting. The superstar Kobe Bryant scored 30 points for the Lakers, while Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum made a double-double. Spanish heavy wing record 17 points and 10 rebounds, while Bynum – 14 points and 11 rebounds. With 22 points and 8 assists for the “Hornet” finish playmaker Chris Paul and 23 points carried the heavy wing Carl Landry.
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LA Lakers got new win versus Portland
March 27th, 2011
The champions of NBA – Los Angeles Lakers, have reached 12 and win in their last 13 games after being forced to 84:80 over Portland in the championship match of the NBA. Superstar Kobe Bryant finished their meeting with 22 points, 10 of them sold in the last quarter. Derek Fisher was another important figure in the game for the Lakers after three minutes before the final siren gave its advance, and 10 seconds before the end of major combat in regard under the ring. LA Lakers center Andrew Binam missed that penalty away for two games for unsportsmanlike conduct against Michael Beasley from Minnesota two days ago. For guests of the Portland Center Batam Nicholas scored 25 points but only three in the latter part of the meeting. Lakers lead in the standings of the Pacific Division, but no way at this stage, hopes for more than 2nd place in the entire Western Conference. Portland occupies 6 th place in the conference with 40 wins and 30 losses. Vaperki express selection in winter, New York Knicks can not boast more than 7-th place in the East 13 games before the end of the regular season. Today they fell 95:100 in his visit to Milwaukee, the local star Carlos Delfino scored a career-high 30 points. Brandon Jennings did not make a little triple-double after finishing with 14 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists. Hosts who share the 9-th place in the east Charlotte, took a comfortable lead of 23 points before halftime, but in the end managed to hold success. For guests from New York, which suffered the fifth loss in their last six game, Carmelo Anthony scored 23 points.
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Miami Heat reborn after the win versus Lakers
March 11th, 2011
Miami Heat’s team shake off a bad run in the last two weeks after that night had in his household from the current champion Los Angeles Lakers to 94:88. Chris Bosh was the most effective for “hot” with 24 points, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James finished respectively with 20 and 19 and Mike Miller added 12 for success. Kobe Bryant was back over all the “Lakers” and scored 24 points, Pau Gasol is scored 20 and Andrew Bynum finished game with double-double – 13 points and 12 rebounds. The match was very equal, in final quarter fans in the hall “American Airlines Arena” witnessed numerous twists and drama to the final whistle. 4:42 minutes before the siren Pau Gasol scored two penalties for 82:82, which was 17 o tie the match. Followed the successful attacks of Wade and Bosh, but Bryant answered with two marksmanship from the area for three points – 88:88. In the remaining little more than 120 seconds until cheese “D-Wade” stole the ball in an attack on Kobe and then followed a series of 6:0 for the Miami basketball, which ensure their ultimate success.
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Kobe Bryant is MVP of All-Star game
February 22nd, 2011
The superstar of the Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant was named MVP in the All-Star game in the NBA for the fourth time in his career, having won the award tonight in a vote of fans. “West” wins “the East” with a 148:143 ‘Staples Center in Los Angeles in the 60 th anniversary edition of the game, while Bryant finished with 37 points, 14 rebounds and 3 assists. Guard was just 7 points from leveling achievement legend Wilt Chamberlain, who holds the record of 44 points scored in a similar collision.
“I went with the pitch thought to play an active to allow the show to be fact. Would I be happy audience with such an achievement, but will leave it for another time,” said Bryant after the meeting.
The five-time NBA champion lines up with another legendary basketball player – Bob Petit, who also has 4 awards for most valuable player in this game.
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Kobe Bryant and the “West” got incredible win in All-Stars game
February 21st, 2011
The team of “the West” won the 60-anniversary edition of All-Stars Game in the NBA, defeating the “East” with 148:143. Like the recent years the two teams was played actively in the second half in the last quarter LeBron James led the stars of “Eastern Conference” to twist, which however never happened. The victory was only 24 and the “West” in the show, which this year took place in front of full grandstands at “Staples Center. The organizers showed full brilliance of “City of Angels”, since in over a weekend basketball league of celebrities were followed almost everywhere by the stars of film and music industry, which is considered a soft namely LA. The superstar of the Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant made a very strong game with his 37 points, 14 rebounds and 3 assists. Guard “Lakers” was named most valuable player in the game for the fourth time in his career and that before his own audience in Los Angeles.
Kevin Durant scored 34 points, Pau Gasol added 17 and Russell Westbrook finished with 12 for the win.
LeBron James recorded an impressive triple-double of 29 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists as he tried with all his strength to challenge the emerging recognition of Kobe, Amar’e Stoudemire also scored 29 points and Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade finished with 14 points in the loss of “East”. The teams were presented to the sounds of two of the hits of Lenny Kravitz and the East in the starting lineup were LeBron James, Amare Stadamayar, Dwight Howard, Derrick Rose and Dwyane Wade. West began to do Tim Duncan, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and recorded 13 consecutive participation oh leader of the champion Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant.
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Dwyane Wade scored 50 points per game, but Miami lost
February 23rd, 2009
The guard of Miami Dwyane Wade scored a record in his career 50 points, but the team lost his stay in Orlando with a 99:122. Wade string of more than half his team points and improve their current personal record of 48 points, which was achieved twice. “Left me bitter-sweet taste of this game. It’s good to know that you can get 50 points a game, but better to leave with a victory,” said Dwyane Wade. The guard is the seventh basketball player to enter 50 or more points in the NBA during this season. The star of the LA Lakers Kobe Bryant holds the record in this index by 61 points in a game. Bryant was out of his achievement last night, scored a modest capacity for 28 points, but it was enough for a victory over Minnesota with 111:108 for the team of Lakers. Lamar Odom added 25 points and 14 rebounds, Paul Gasol also scored 25 for the Lakers, who remains the team with the best balance in NBA – 46 wins and 10 losses.
Although without injured Kevin Garnet, Boston wins with the Phoenix as a guest 128:108. Rondo Rajon scored his career record in 32 points and added 10 assistance on his 23th birthday for the success of Boston. Ray Allen beads 31 points and Paul Pierce added 26 for Celtics. Jason Richardson noted 21 points for the team to Phoenix, which lost for the first time in the last four matches under the guidance of new coach. Cleveland beat Detroit at 99:78 with another meeting on this night. Delonte West scored 25 points in his first match since mid-January, while LeBron James added 20 for the success of the Clevelant. Allen Iverson scored 14 points for Detroit, which lost for the 15th and last time in 20 meetings.
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Kobe Bryant refused offers from Europe
November 14th, 2008
Source close to the superstar of the Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant, but asked to remain anonymous to Yahoo! Sports, confirmed that the player has received solid offers to move in a number of European clubs. The proposals are from Italy and Greece are worth $ 30 million a season. “But I can guarantee you that the mare will reject all offers from Europe and will ultimately prepodpishe with Lakers”, says this source.
For any proposals from the European clubs to be MVP in the NBA spoke during the Games in Beijing. Subsequently spoke to terrible offer from Olimpiakos (Piraeus), who last summer signed with the Atlanta wing of Hawke’s Josh Childres. Kobe Bryant, however, refused to comment on the topic, establish it as a play for time.
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