Kobe

  • Why would gay ally Jonah Hill let fly with a slur? June 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Jonah Hill is winning points for what appears to be a sincere apology for hurling a gay slur at a paparazzo he says was harassing him. But the insult the actor hurled last week still raises the question: Why would someone like Hill, for years a vocal supporter of...
  • 2013 NBA All-Star a mega success in Houston March 2, 2013

    CNN-IBN sports editor Gaurav Kalra recalls his 2013 NBA All-Star weekend in Houston last month. ...
  • Olympics: USA overwhelm Australia in basketball August 9, 2012

    London: As the shot fell through the net, Kobe Bryant held up three fingers on each hand. It was his third straight 3-pointer in the fourth quarter, enough for the U.S. men's Olympic team to finally put away stubborn Australia. Yes, all's fine with Bryant, and the Americans' gold medal hopes,...
  • US legend Bryant targets another basketball gold July 18, 2012

    Gold medallists at the Beijing Olympics, the United States basketball team in the leadership of the legendary Kobe Bryant arrives in London to defend their title. ...
  • Japan: quake damage reaching up to $ 300 bn March 23, 2011

    Tokyo: The Japanese government expects total damage from a devastating earthquake that hit northeast Japan this month to reach 15 trillion to 25 trillion yen ($185-308 billion), the Nikkei newspaper reported on Wednesday. Economics Minister Kaoru Yosano will present the estimate to a meeting of cabinet ministers to be held on...
  • Pics: Stars come out to play at ESPY Awards 2009 July 17, 2009

    The annual Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Awards (ESPY Awards) ceremony took place on Thursday night. ...
  • NBA star Kobe Bryant interested in playing cricket June 27, 2009

    He is one of the world's most followed sportsmen and recently led his team, the LA Lakers, to yet another NBA title. CNN-IBN's Meha Bhardwaj, who was in Los Angeles for the NBA finals, spoke to Kobe Bryant only to discover he knows a thing or two about cricket as...
  • Kobe Bryant: Rising from the ashes August 2, 2008

    Name: Kobe Bryant Country: United States Date of birth: 1978-08-23 Birthplace: Philadelphia Height: 198 cm, Weight: 99.0 kg Sport: Basketball, Position: Guard Clubs: Los Angeles Lakers (since 1996) NBA: 3 titles (2000, 2001, 2002), 1 final (2008);10 All-Star Game selections (1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008); MVP of the season (2008); MVP of...