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Kobe eyes opener, will make pitch to Howard

Kobe eyes opener, will make pitch to Howard

ESPN.com Updated Jun 3, 2013
Stitches removed, out of a cast and with nearly six weeks of rehabilitation under his belt since surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon in his left leg, Kobe Bryant is still hoping for a return by the Los Angeles Lakers' 2013-14 season opener.
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  • Kings' new regime takes long-term approach

    Kings' new regime takes long-term approach

    ESPN.com Jun 3, 2013
    Of all the lessons Mike Malone has learned from his head coaches in over a decade as an NBA assistant, the problem of unrealistic expectations was obviously one of them.
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  • The Maloof family thanked Sacramento and the Kings in a full-pa…

    The Maloof family thanked Sacramento and the Kings in a full-page newspaper ad

    yahoo.com Jun 3, 2013
    The sale of the Sacramento Kings to Vivek Ranadive's ownership group has brought much-needed stability and clarity of vision to a franchise in desperate need of a fresh start. After 15 years in charge and several recent attempts to move the franchise, t…
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  • Why The Golden State Warriors Need To Bring Back The Same Lineu…

    Why The Golden State Warriors Need To Bring Back The Same Lineup Next Season

    dimemag.com Jun 3, 2013
    With only three teams remaining in the NBA Playoffs, it means a few “contenders” have already been eliminated from title contention. The offseason is the time for these teams to retool to prepare for deeper runs next season. The Golden State Warriors
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  • Video - Kobe Bryant Conversation 01:06

    Kobe Bryant Conversation

    Jun 3
    Kobe Bryant sits down with Dave McMenamin to talk about his injury and Dwight Howard's future with the Lakers.
  • Video - Jason Kidd Retires 02:23

    Jason Kidd Retires

    Jun 3
    Marc Stein discusses the career of Jason Kidd, who announced his retirement Monday after 19 NBA seasons.
  • Video - Jason Kidd's Legacy 04:34

    Jason Kidd's Legacy

    Jun 3
    Jon Barry and Bruce Bowen reflect on the career of Jason Kidd, who announced his retirement Monday.
  • Video - Mint Condition: M.J. Reigns Overseas 03:53

    Mint Condition: M.J. Reigns Overseas

    Jun 3
    Dave and Adam's Card World CEO Adam Martin discusses why Michael Jordan, LeBron James and Kobe Bryant are the top international trading card sellers.

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    Jun 3
    This column originally ran on June 24, 2005. Outside the Boston Garden before Game 7 of the '84 NBA Finals, scalpers were getting upwards of $2,000...