Kobe led the NBA in scoring in 2006...and this season.
What WNBA team did Kobe's father coach?
Bryant was the head coach of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks from August 22, 2005, until April 4, 2007.
Kobe's Final Game Was Against Who?
What year did Kobe Bryant win the Slam Dunk Contest?
On February 8, 1997, a rookie Kobe Bryant took part in the NBA Dunk Contest. He beat Chris Carr, Michael Finley, Ray Allen, Bob Sura, and Darvin Ham to win the title.
What state was Kobe Bryant born in?
Kobe Bean Bryant was born on August 23, 1978, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Which NBA Team Has Kobe Scored The Most Amount of Points Against? (Total Points Across 20 Years)
Out of Kobe's 33,643 points, he has scored a total of 1,812 against the Warriors.
What other sport did Kobe like to play besides basketball?
Kobe started playing basketball when he was just three years old but it wasn’t much later that he picked up soccer as well.
How old was Kobe Bryant when he got drafted?
How much points per game did he average in his career?
How Many Seasons Does Kobe Have With The Lakers?
Kobe was what of three children?
Kobe has two older sisters, Shaya and Sharia Bryant.
What company did Kobe sign his first shoe deal with?
Reportedly unhappy with the KOBE TWO, Bryant officially made the switch to Nike in 2003 following the end of his contract with Adidas during the summer of 2002. This did not prevent work on his next Adidas shoe, and images have surfaced for what would have been the follow-up to the KOBE TWO, although no official name was provided.
How many gold medals did Kobe win in the Olympics?
Kobe won two gold medals at Beijing 2008 and London 2012.
What R&B singer did Kobe Bryant take to her senior prom?
In May 1996, at age 17, Brandy, a rising R&B singer, and star of the hit sitcom Moesha, was Kobe's date to his Lower Merion Township High School prom at the Bellevue Hotel in Philadelphia.
What age did Kobe move to Italy?
When Bryant was six, his father retired from the NBA and moved his family to Rieti in Italy in 1984 to continue playing professional basketball at a lower level.
In addition to Black Mamba, what nickname has Kobe gone by?
What NBA team did Kobe score his career high in points on?
Kobe Bryant dropped 81 points on Raptors in '06. Kobe scored 57 points in the second half en route to the 81-point outburst on Jan. 22, 2006.
How many times was Kobe named NBA Finals MVP?
Kobe won NBA Finals MVP in 2009 and 2010.
What Was The Rap Group Name Kobe Was Apart Of?
The group’s name, CHEIZAW, is an acronym inspired by the Chi Sah gang from the kung fu movie, The Kid With the Golden Arm. Featuring members Broady Boy, Tréoz, Russell Howards, Akia Stone, Jester, and Sai Bey, who were all for the most rap underground battle like rappers, Kobe, a varsity playing freshman was their lyrical poet who brought on the balance.
Words, from the duo Punch and Words, recalled his impression on the late Lakers icon with Grantland when he battled against CHEIZAW saying it was obvious he was inspired by Canibus.
“You could tell he was influenced by Canibus,” said Words. “Kobe had a quality of lyrics. When he got into the cipher, you didn’t look at him as just Kobe. You looked at him as a dude that could rhyme and if you sleep on him, you could get embarrassed.”
How many years has Kobe Bryant played in the NBA?
What is Kobe's single-game high for assists?
Bryant came out firing against the Cleveland Cavaliers, handing out eight dimes in the first quarter alone. Despite being on a strict 32-minute limit, the assists just kept piling up.
Nearly 13 years after setting his original career high of 15 assists in a triple-double performance against Michael Jordan and the Washington Wizards on Feb. 2, 2002, Bryant recorded his new personal best against another worthy opponent, LeBron James.
When was Kobe Bryant Born?
What College Would Have Kobe Went To?
“There's no maybe about it,” Bryant says. “Every time I turn on the TV and see Cameron Indoor Stadium, see everybody in Krzyzewskiville and see the Crazies jumping up in down with the intensity and the building almost shaking, I wonder what it would have been like to play there with Corey [Maggette] and Elton [Brand] and all those guys." (2007)