After Bryant's tragic death in January, James promised the Lakers would end a 10-year wait for an NBA title and they delivered, as the Purple and Gold defeated the Miami Heat 4-2.
The Lakers ended a 10-year wait for an NBA title in a fashion that has many parallels to their 2009 triumph.
The Lakers dedicated their record-equaling 17th NBA title to the memory of their late star, who died in January.
The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to put away the Miami Heat while wearing uniforms inspired--and designed by--the late star.
Davis drained a game-winning three-pointer at the buzzer to help the Lakers take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals.
"Moesha" is now all on Netflix, meaning fans of the Brandy sitcom can relive appearances from some big names including Kobe Bryant, Usher, Lil' Kim and Jamie Foxx.
Today, we delve into the mind of "The Black Mamba" Kobe Bryant.
The mural on the Philadelphia Eagles' training facility has three images of Bryant, with these "10 rules" from the late NBA legend who was born in Philly.
The lot includes 22 hours worth of footage of Bryant playing for Lower Merion, as well as footage from Tom Brady and Shaquille O'Neal's high school careers.
In Episode 5 of "The Last Dance," Bryant explained he had a special relationship with Jordan, whom he saw as his mentor.
NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, were among nine people killed during a January 26 flight.
Six people were arrested in New York City on Thursday night after authorities said they uncovered a drug "mill" that was distributing a large amount of heroin and fentanyl, some of it stamped with "Coronavirus" and "24 Black Mamba" branding.
The former model's filing stated that the "department's mishandling of this egregious misconduct" only exacerbated her "emotional distress."
On Monday Bryant's widow found a letter her late husband had addressed to her and opted to keep it sealed until the day of her birthday.
Kobe Bryan't first two seasons in the NBA were in the final two championship seasons for the Chicago Bulls in the 1990s, and Bryant was remembered in the documentary "The Last Dance" that will air Sunday night.
The late Kobe Bryant features in Episode 5 of ESPN's documentary, as does Spike Lee, who gets involved in a verbal argument with Jordan.
Fans and celebrities honored Gianna Bryant on what would have been her 14th birthday.
Monday marked four years to the day since Bryant scored 60 points against the Utah Jazz in his final NBA appearance.
The trio will be formally inducted into the Hall of Fame on August 29 along with another five basketball greats.
"We continue to live on his legacy and continue to have our hearts heavy," the Los Angeles Lakers star told reporters on Tuesday.
The Oregon Ducks guard is the first college basketball player in history to rack up at least 2,000 points, 1,000 rebounds and 1,000 assists.
The sports legend quickly became emotional when discussing his late friend, even taking a second to acknowledge his tears would undoubtedly become another crying meme.
The sneaker giant's moving tribute arrived just as the late NBA icon was being celebrated during a public memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Vanessa Bryant's 13-year-old daughter Gianna was killed in a helicopter crash along with her father, basketball legend Kobe Bryant, in January.
Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna's memorial service will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Monday.
The memorial service for the five-time NBA champion will begin at 1 p.m. ET at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The former Miami Heat superstar and three-time champion's jersey was lifted to the rafters during a ceremony at AmericanAirlines Arena.
The NBA's annual extravaganza was a three-day tribute to the Los Angeles Lakers great, who died last month in a helicopter crash.
Hudson, who is an Oscar-winning singer and actress, sang a stirring rendition of "For All We Know (We May Meet Again)" while images of Kobe Bryant were shown in the background.