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2015-16 Schedule
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Kobe Bryant's farewell stage (1:06)
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Jordan Clarkson vs. C.J. McCollum

The Lakers young guard took an early exit in the Taco Bell Skills Challenge losing to the Blazers breakout star. Kevin Pelton gives McCollum a B- grade after falling short in the second round. Meanwhile, Pelton grades Clarkson with a solid C. All-Star Grades: Skills Challenge

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Commissioner Adam Silver on Kobe Bryant: "I've watched his game since the day he came into the league. I don't think there is any doubt that he'll go down as one of the greatest players ever to play this game."

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The Black Mamba to the rescue?

Rumors of a "Space Jam" sequal or remake have been swirling for years, so Muggsy Bogues picks his lineup of potential players who could lose their talent. But who would save the day like MJ? Space Mamba, anyone? Muggsy's potential Monstars

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Kobe Bryant's All-Star Game records

The Lakers legend rewrote a handful of ASG records. Bryant needs one steal to surpass MJ for the most steals in ASG history.

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Kobe Bryant's All-Star Game records

The Lakers legend rewrote a handful of ASG records. Bryant needs one steal to surpass MJ for the most steals in the ASG.

El impacto del Kobe sobre sus compaņeros

Jugadores como Anthony David, Chris Bosh, Klay Thompson, Andre Drummond y Kristaps Porzingis opinaron como la leyenda de Kobe Bryant ha marcado sus carreras. Mirar

J.A. Adande ESPN Senior Writer 

Kobe, asked if he wanted Drake to play him in a biopic: "Nah, I'm too dark-skinned." When asked who he would suggest, Kobe eventually settled on Wiz Khalifa, "If you could blur out all the tatts."

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kobe with one of his two young daughters:

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

The Western Conference All-Star team halted practice to watch a highlight reel air on the JumboTron of Kobe Bryant's past All-Star games. Tons of applause and cheers when t ended.

Jordan Brand gives Kobe full sneaker set

The Jordan Brand gave the 18-time All-Star its full line of sneakers -- 30 pairs in all -- as a retirement gift today at the Jordan Brand All-Star party. Included in the set were the purple-and-gold versions of the Air Jordan III and Air Jordan VIII -- the two shoes Kobe wore in the 2002-03 season. Story

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Sole man: Jordan gifts full sneaker set to Kobe

Michael Jordan is sending Kobe Bryant into retirement with a lot of footwear as his Jordan Brand gave the Lakers star all 30 pairs of the Air Jordan line.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan here in Toronto (pic via Vanessa Bryant's Instagram: @vanessabryant):

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Towns finishes off 2-on-0 with alley-oop (0:18)

Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

Rodney Hood and Jahlil Okafor are perfect so far, going a combined 9-for-9 for the US.

Rob Peterson ESPN.com 

USA 88, World 79 at the half (or the final of nearly every Knicks-Heat game in the '90s). The Nuggets' Emmanuel Mudiay leads all scorers with 21. The Lakers' Jordan Clarkson leads the US with 19 and is 5-for-8 from three. The Suns' Devin Booker, Nerlens Noel's replacement, has 18.

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Clarkson's full-court outlet sets up LaVine dunk (0:16)
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Could The Beard be Hollywood bound?

The Lakers could be a potential landing spot if the Rockets decide to move James Harden before the trade deadline. Kevin Pelton believes a deal that includes DAngelo Russell could be enough to bring Harden back to his hometown. Possible trades for Harden (Insider)

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The brightest among stars

Kobe Bryant has started and scored the most points in All-Star Game history. The Black Mamba was named ASG MVP four-times, tied for the most with Bob Pettit.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

The Sixers' Nik Stauskas on who has the better nickname, him ("Sauce Castillo") or Kobe: "Oh, Black Mamba, no doubt. That's cold blooded."

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Kobe Bryant on All-Time scoring list

The Lakers legend will hang up his sneakers as the No. 3 scorer in NBA history at the end of this season. Bryant averages 25.1 points per game for his career.

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Kobe Bryant's All-Star accomplishments (2:35)

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kobe Bryant gave LeBron James a signed pair of Bryant's signature sneakers after they played each other earlier this week in Cleveland. "They were dedicated to me," James said Friday, "and they're going to go in my trophy case."

Team Stats

Points Per Game96.527th
Rebounds Per Game43.017th
Assists Per Game18.230th
Points Allowed106.127th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-1600.000
2014-152161.256
2013-142755.329
2012-134537.549
2011-124125.621

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