LeBron James

Dear LeBron James from a Kobe Bryant fan

Dear LeBron James, First and foremost, Welcome to LA! I never thought I’d be saying that but here we are. I’m going to start off by saying, I didn’t want you on the Lakers. As crazy as it sounds, I know I probably speak for many who felt that same way. It had nothing to

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Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard’s downward spiral into NBA oblivion

Dwight Howard’s eight seasons in Orlando featured many accomplishments both for the Magic and for himself. He led the league in rebounds per game four times and also led in blocks per game twice. In addition to all of the great things he did statistically, he is most known for taking the 2009 Orlando Magic

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triangle offense

Scoop B: From the Chicago Bulls to the Los Angeles Lakers, how do you explain the triangle offense to dummies?!

Brooklyn native and former NBA G-Leaguer Jamael Lynch chats with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson explains the triangle offense to Scoop B Radio. Press Play Below To Listen! So I don’t know about you but I wasn’t the most attentive during high school Geometry class. I wish I was though, I’d better be able to process

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Michael Jordan

Kendall Gill: “Kobe Bryant is probably just a little bit better of a three-point shooter than Michael Jordan”

Kendall Gill checks in with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson & Scoop B Radio. Press Play Below To Listen!  It is hard to believe that at the end of this month, retired 15-year NBA veteran Kendall Gill will be 50 years old. Selected 5th pick in the 1990 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets, Gill posted

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Rick Barry

NBA HOF’er Rick Barry says Kobe Bryant wasn’t happy that Shaq didn’t show up ready to play all the time

Rick Barry checks in with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson on an episode of Scoop B Radio. Press Play Below To Listen! Rick Barry was one of the best to ever lace ‘em up. A champion in both the NBA and ABA, he’s a multiple All Star, scoring champ, was one of the NBA’s 50 Greatest

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Samaki Walker

Scoop B: Retracing how Samaki Walker’s 2002 Western Conference Finals 3-pointer vs. Sacramento Kings introduced referees to in-game video replay

Samaki Walker chats with Scoop B Radio’s Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson about his epic 3-pointer against the Sacramento Kings in the 2002 NBA Western Conference Finals. Press Play Below To Listen! The 2002 NBA Western Conference Finals matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Sacramento Kings is widely regarded as one of the best

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Los Angeles showing post All-Star break promise

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Laker fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. The Lakers are playing their best basketball of the season and Lonzo Ball seems to have a renewed confidence. For this edition, the gang gathers to discuss what they’ve seen from

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Zotime and Kobe’s jersey retirement

  The Lakers start training camp in roughly two weeks, what is the one thing you look forward to seeing the most as the season draws near? Allen: Two things I’m looking are obviously Lonzo Ball but also the evolution of Brandon Ingram. Ball looked great in Summer League but with all of the pressure

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Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant issues challenges to several NBA stars for the 2017-18 season

There’s always the question of how retired athletes will or won’t stay connected to the game. In Kobe Bryant’s case, projects like basketball poems and animated short films have sufficed. In terms of staying close to the NBA, Kobe keeps a distant but watchful eye with a steady pulse of what’s happening in the league. Kobe

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NBA Finals

Sunday Fadeaway Ep. 2: Kobe vs. LeBron, NBA Schedule Releases, and more

Welcome back to another episode of the Sunday Fadeaway podcast with host Ryan Calpin who’s joined again by Brandon Carfagna and Ryan Dieter. This week’s topics include some more feedback on the Kyrie Irving trade request, reactions to the release of the opening week and 2017 NBA Christmas schedule, Kobe vs. LeBron, and a new

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