The Lakers were coming off two championships over the Indiana Pacers (2000), and Philadelphia 76ers (2001). They found themselves in the NBA finals once again against the 1st seeded New Jersey Nets. Kobe Bryant was an emerging superstar in the league, playing alongside one of the best players in the league and undoubtedly the most … Continue reading Kobe Bryant was allegedly poisoned by the Mob in the 2002 Finals
As you all should know, Kobe Bryant, and daughter Gigi Bryant, along with 7 other passengers were killed in a tragic helicopter crash on January 26th of this year, and it still doesn't feel real to most. Earlier today, autopsy results were released by the coroner, for all 9 victims involved in the crash. Kobe … Continue reading Kobe Bryant, Gianna Bryant and 7 Other Victims Autopsy Results from Helicopter Crash
After the unfortunate passing of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, I decided to do a series of 5 articles. One about each of Kobe’s championship runs. If you haven’t read the first article I’ve attached a link below. https://leaguealertsofficial.com/2020/02/16/kobes-fabulous-five-the-2000-nba-championship/ In the 2000-2001 season, Kobe was still a young player, however, he averaged 28.5 Points Per Game … Continue reading Kobe’s Fabulous Five: The 2001 NBA Championship.
Over the past 2 decades, the NBA has been dominated by many mini-dynasty runs. The Pistons, Lakers, Spurs, Celtics, Heat, Warriors and Cavaliers have all had periods of dominance, making multiple finals each. However, this has made it easy to forget some extremely talented teams, with huge expectations, that did not quite reach them. None … Continue reading Great NBA Teams to Never Reach the Finals (2000-2020)
On the 22nd of January, 2006, the Toronto Raptors were in Los Angeles to play the Lakers at Staples Centre. Chris Bosh played 43 minutes and scored 18 points, grabbed 8 rebounds and got 2 assists. José Calderón scored 4 points in 13 minutes of play. Mike James got a double double with a team … Continue reading Classic Game Reviews: Toronto Raptors @ Los Angeles Lakers; Kobe’s 81-Point Game
Yesterday, during the NBA All-Star media day, Commissioner Adam Silver announced that the “KIA NBA All-Star Game MVP” will be permanently renamed to the “The Kia NBA All-Star Game Kobe Bryant MVP Award”. Silver stated “Kobe Bryant is synonymous with NBA All-Star and embodies the spirit of this global celebration of our game... He always … Continue reading Adam Silver Tributes Kobe Bryant
LeBron James Trademark "Taco Tuesday" got denied.
The New York Knicks and free agent Reggie Bullock are re-working an original two-year, $21M deal, with both sides motivated to find an agreement with new terms. Agent David Bauman and the Knicks are re-evaluating Bullock’s fitness to play a full season in 2019-20. Per Woj