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Kobe Bryant

Born – August 23, 1978
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Basketball player, NBA champion, adulterer.

Drafted out of high school by the Charlotte Hornets, traded to the Lakers, considered to be one of the greatest shooting guards of all time, yada yada yada, nothing you don't already know if you follow sports (and nothing you wanna know if you don't).

Was given the nickname Black Mamba by a very dear friend ... himself. Not sure if it stuck or not.

Speaking of Black Mamba, he was accused of sexual assault against a 19-year-old hotel worker in Colorado. Case was dismissed after his accuser refused to testify against him. Possibly she was too busy bathing in cash she got from Kobe. Kidding!!!! (maybe not kidding)

For the record, Kobe admitted to having sex with the woman … but insisted it wasn’t rape. He did admit his favorite sexual activity … but it’s too graphic to write here. But for more info, check out Page 19 in the Kobe Bryant Police Interview. WARNING – It’s graphic.

Made things right with his wife by giving her a $4 million diamond ring … see, money CAN buy you love.

Kobe and Mrs. Kobe remained insanely happy... right up until she filed for divorce in 2011 … because she believed he was cheating on her, again.

Patched things up with Vanessa, again, after he gave her the deed to three of his mansions.

Cheating + money = love.

LATEST STORIES
  
Kobe Bryant -- Get Over Your Beef with Shaq ... Says Ex-Teammate

Kobe Bryant
Get Over Your Beef with Shaq ... Says Ex-Teammate

Kobe Bryant’s gotta stop trashing Shaq’s NBA work ethic in the media, because it’s starting to get personal … so says one of their former teammates. We spoke with Tracy… READ MORE >

Sam Jackson -- Kobe Won't Win Another Title ... As a Player

Sam Jackson
Kobe Won't Win Another Title ... As a Player

Samuel L. Jackson isn't the kind of guy who beats around the bush -- so when we asked if he thinks Kobe Bryant will ever win another NBA title, the guy was as brutally honest as it gets. But don't… READ MORE >

- 36 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Kobe Bryant Changed the Game ... for Adulterers

Marlon Wayans
Kobe Changed the Game ... for Adulterers

The $4 MILLION apology ring Kobe Bryant gave to Vanessa screwed things up for cheaters everywhere ... so says Marlon Wayans who says Kobe set the price of forgiveness way too damn… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Kobe Bryant -- Throws Djab at Nick Young ... Ya Look Like Django

Kobe Bryant
Throws Djab at Nick Young Ya Look Like Django

The Lakers couldn't catch a break last night ... 'cause even before they were blown out by the Clippers, Kobe Bryant was taking shots at Nick Young ... for dressing like "Django."At least Django… READ MORE >

- 45 days ago
'Black Mamba' -- Star Athlete Getting Trademark ... And It Ain't Kobe Bryant

'Black Mamba'
Star Athlete Getting Trademark And It Ain't Kobe

There's a major sports star who's trying to get  the rights to call himself the "Black Mamba" -- only it's not Kobe Bryant, it's Floyd Mayweather's uncle ... who's been using the… READ MORE >

- 47 days ago
Kobe Bryant -- PANDEMONIUM AT L.A. SHOPPING MALL ... Caught On Video

Kobe Bryant
PANDEMONIUM AT L.A. SHOPPING MALL Caught On Video

YOU GOTTA SEE THIS!!!It was full KOBE-MANIA at an L.A. mall yesterday ... when the Black Mamba arrived to promote his new Nike Kobe 9 Elite shoe and the entire shopping center… READ MORE >

- 49 days ago
Kobe Bryant -- I Never Saw Him Helicopter to Practice ... Says Former Lakers Star

Kobe Bryant
I Never Saw Him Helicopter to Practice Says Former Lakers Star

You've heard the stories about Kobe Bryant and his legendary chopper ... but former Lakers player Devin Ebanks tells TMZ Sports he NEVER saw the Mamba helicopter to practice once!!!!Ebanks -- who… READ MORE >

- 56 days ago
Ex-Lakers Star -- Kobe Bryant Got Hazed ... By Kareem Abdul-Jabbar!

Ex-Lakers Star
Kobe Bryant Got Hazed By Kareem Abdul-Jabbar!

Kobe Bryant didn't have to go through the regular NBA hazing rituals when he was a rookie -- in fact a bunch of retired Lakers GREATS came out to initiate the Mamba including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar… READ MORE >

- 66 days ago
Kobe Bryant's Pimped Out Lowrider -- BOMBS at Car Auction

Kobe Bryant's
Pimped Out Lowrider BOMBS at Car Auction

Kobe Bryant's old pimped out Chevy Impala just got ROCKED at a major car auction in Arizona ... selling for BARELY HALF of what the owners were hoping to pull in ... TMZ Sports has learned. The… READ MORE >

- 90 days ago
Sinbad -- Kobe Bryant DISSED Los Angeles ... With Boston College Visit

Sinbad
Kobe Dissed L.A. With Boston College Visit

Not everyone's thrilled with Kobe Bryant's impromptu college visit in Boston last night ... in fact, Sinbad's downright upset -- telling TMZ Sports it's a huge INSULT to the schools in L.A. Sinbad… READ MORE >

- 93 days ago

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