Master P Almost Fought Kobe Bryant Before Another NBA Baller Broke It Up

Master P Almost Fought Kobe Bryant Before Another NBA Baller Broke It Up

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 11, 2018

New Orleans music mogul Master P recently revealed that he and former Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant almost went toe-to-toe while at the team’s... Read More

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Kobe Bryant Wins Oscar for Best Animated Short

by Teddy Grant   Mar 05, 2018

Kobe Bryant is now an Academy Award Winner. On Sunday, the former Los Angeles Laker player took home an Oscar at the 90th Academy Awards for... Read More

Here are the Black Nominees for the 2018 Academy Awards

Here are the Black Nominees for the 2018 Academy Awards

by Teddy Grant   Mar 04, 2018

We’ve come a long way since the #OscarsSoWhite controversy of 2015 and 2016 when there were no Black nominees in any of the major acting categories.... Read More

Kobe Bryant Would Kneel With Kaep If He Had the Opportunity

Kobe Bryant Would Kneel With Kaep If He Had the Opportunity

by Zahara Hill   Feb 19, 2018

Although Colin Kaepernick initiated his peaceful protest against police brutality almost two years ago, it continues to incite national dialogue. Former NBA star Kobe... Read More

Kobe Bryant Wasn’t Impressed by Miami’s Trayvon Martin Protest

Does Kobe Bryant’s Oscar Nomination Go Against the #MeToo Movement?

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 24, 2018

Kobe Bryant has done what few other athletes have, which is land himself an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Short Film for his movie,... Read More

Star Power: Kobe Bryant’s Retweet Saves Class From Taking Final Exam

Star Power: Kobe Bryant’s Retweet Saves Class From Taking Final Exam

by #teamEBONY   May 19, 2017

When it comes to school, final exams show just how much information you’ve retained over the school year. It also shows how much a... Read More

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Here’s How Michael Jackson Inspired Kobe Bryant to Keep Going

by #TeamEBONY   Apr 24, 2017

Kobe Bryant is best known as one of the NBA’s most iconic ballplayers. His focus, work ethic, and ability to deliver a deadly blow to... Read More

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Kobe Bryant Launches A New Firm

by Melissa Kimble   Aug 22, 2016

“Very few athletes get to leave their respective sport at the top of their game. For Kobe Bryant, he’s going out on his own... Read More

Kobe Bryant’s Victory Lap Ends, and Social Media Pays Tribute

Kobe Bryant’s Victory Lap Ends, and Social Media Pays Tribute

by #teamEBONY   Apr 13, 2016

It seems like just yesterday when Kobe Bryant was a precocious kid from Lower Merion High in Pennsylvania who just happened to be the... Read More

Kobe Bryant Saying Goodbye: It’s Painful But It’s Time

Kobe Bryant Saying Goodbye: It’s Painful But It’s Time

by Marcus Lamar   Nov 30, 2015

Basketball fans saw Kobe Bryant's heartfelt decision to announce his retirement on Sunday coming from a mile away and the truth is…it was about... Read More