Kobe Bryant Might Be The Greatest Laker EverKobe played at an obscene level for 18 of his 20 years. The 18-time NBA All-Star scored more points than almost anyone. Need more proof?
Kobe Scores 60 Points In Unbelievable Farewell VictoryIt was an ending for the ages as Kobe Bryant scored 60 points to lead the Los Angeles Lakers team to an improbable 101-96 comeback victory against the Utah Jazz.
Kobe Saying Farewell After 20 Years With LakersAfter two decades of dazzling the world, Bryant will end his basketball career at home with the Lakers on Wednesday night. He will walk off in front of his devoted fans in the building where he hung five championship banners.
12 Important Moments In Kobe Bryant's CareerKobe Bryant has created a wealth of memories, overcome a host of setbacks and reached a multitude of milestones during his 20-year NBA career, which ends Wednesday night at Staples Center.
Dirk, Kobe & The Mavs Nation Quest For RespectDirk — long one of the rare alone-worth-the-price-of-admission performers in sports — did it again Tuesday, topping the Lakers 92-90 on a game-winning jumper with 2.1 seconds left.
Nowitzki's Late Jumper Propels Mavericks Past Lakers, 92-90Dirk Nowitzki hit the tie-breaking jumper with 2.1 seconds to play, and the Dallas Mavericks hung on for a 92-90 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.
Kobe Bryant Says He Will Retire At End Of SeasonKobe Bryant has decided to retire after this season, ending his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Mavs Beat Winless Lakers 103-93 As Dirk Nets 25Dirk Nowitzki scored 25 points and the Mavericks held off a late rally by the winless Los Angeles Lakers for a 103-93 victory on Sunday night.
Kobe Not Quite Ready For RetirementIf Kobe Bryant is beginning the final season of his career this week, he insists that he doesn't know it.
Mavs Stop Lakers For Season SweepTyson Chandler had 20 points to lead seven Mavericks in double-figure scoring, and Dallas tuned up for the postseason with a 120-106 victory over the Lakers on Sunday night.
Steve Nash Heads Into RetirementSteve Nash played through pain and injury for essentially his entire career. But he finally surrendered to his back woes last weekend after 19 years in the NBA and "failure" in Los Angeles.
Ellis Helps Mavericks Beat Lakers 100-93It all came together Sunday night against the Lakers. Monta Ellis shot 12-for-22 and scored 18 of his 31 points in the third quarter to help the Mavs pull out a 100-93 win.