He sure isn't a "momma's boy"
Kobe Bryant is currently at war with his mother, Pamela Bryant, after she decided to…
By Claudio E. Cabrera
May 3, 2013
Tags: Kobe Bryant
The Lakers star player says injury is worst in 16-year career.
Bryant severely sprains his ankle after missing a shot in a loss to the Atlanta…
By Gerren Keith Gaynor
March 14, 2013
Tags: Kobe Bryant, NBA, Sports Biz
Kobe Bryant's ex-wife sells one of three million-dollar mansions obtained from her divorce.
Vanessa Bryant finally signs off on paper work to sell her million-dollar Newport Beach mansion.
By Amber McKynzie
January 11, 2013
Tags: Kobe Bryant, Vanessa Bryant
Would 'The King' go west when Kobe Bryant retires?
Would ‘The King’ go west when Kobe Bryant retires?
By Cedric 'Big Ced' Thornton
These sports figures' brands have taken major hits
As details of Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson’s domestic battery case continue to be released, we take…
By Sasha King
Adding the L.A. Dodgers to his business portfolio, the NBA Hall-of-Famer continues to secure landmark deals
Magic Johnson’s minority stake in the Los Angeles Dodgers adds on to his impressive business…
By Danielle Kwateng
March 30, 2012
Tags: AHF Magic Johnson, AIDS, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, AMC Magic Johnson Theaters, AMC Theaters, Canyon-Johnson Urban Fund, Carlson Restaurants Worldwide Inc., Earvin “Magic” Johnson, ESPN, HIV, Inc., Johnson Development Corporation, Ken Chenault, Kobe Bryant, lebron james, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson, Magic Johnson Enterprises, Magic Johnson Foundation, Magic Johnson’s T.G.I. Friday’s, Randy Pfund, Sodexo, Stan Kasten, Starbucks, TNT, Xfinity
ESPN's Keith Reed shares his perspective on Magic Johnson's historic purchase of the LA Dodgers and what it means for the sport
ESPN’s Senior Sports Business Editor Keith Reed shares his perspective on Magic Johnson’s historic purchase…
By Adena Andrews
March 29, 2012
Tags: BE Decoded, Bob Kraft, Charlotte Bobcats, Decoded, Earvin "Magic" Johnson, ESPN, Frank McCourt, Guggenheim Partners, Keith Reed, Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Magic Johnson, Manny Ramirez, Michael Jordan, MLB, New England Patriots, New York Mets
A look at the unlikely NBA star's bankability and the impact of his brand
Overnight the New York Knicks guard became a national sensation as the first Asian-American NBA…
By Adena Andrews
March 2, 2012
Tags: Amar'e Stoudemire, BE Decoded, Carmelo Anthony, charity, Decoded, eBay, Golden State Warriors, Harvard University, Jeremy Lin, Kobe Bryant, lebron james, Linsanity, Madison Square Garden, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Time Warner Cable
Weighing the pros and cons of marriage and a prenup on a the NBA star's tainted brand
In the wake of LeBron James’ engagement, experts chime in on the impact on his…
By Adena Andrews
January 26, 2012
Tags: Cleveland Cavaliers, Darryl Cobbin, Derek Jeter, divorce, Elin Nordegren, engagement, Kobe Bryant, Kris Humphries, Latrell Sprewell, lebron james, Love & Money, marriage, Marvet Britto, Miami Heat, Mike Tyson, NBA, New Year's Eve, Patrick Ewing, Phil Mickelson, prenup, Raoul Felder, Riddick Bowe, Rudolph Giuliani, Savannah Brinson, Stephon Marbury, The Britto Agency, Tiger Woods, Tony Parker, Tyson Chandler
Will the world of sports ever accept an openly gay player in the locker room?
The world of sports is all about masculinity and competition, so being gay doesn’t coincide…
By Andreas Hale
July 25, 2011
Tags: Ben Osborne, Billy Bean, black lgbt, Dave Zirin, DeSean Jackson, femininity, gay slurs, Glenn Burke, homophobia, James Harrison, Jerry Smith, Joakim Noah, John Amaechi, Khalid Salaam, Kobe Bryant, masculinity, Michael Irvin, MLB, NBA, NFL, Out magazine, Rick Weltz, Roy Simmons, Sheryl Swoopes, Slam magazine, Tim Hardaway, Troy Hudson, Will Sheridan, WNBA