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    How Many Rings Could Kobe Bryant And KG Have Won Together?

    Next Saturday, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett will be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. The two members of the 2020 class came in a year apart and had the opportunity to face each other in the finals twice winning a game apiece. However, how many championships could they have won in a […] More

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    Kobe Motivated Me To Pass On Lessons He Taught Me, Says Lakers’ Jeanie Buss

    It has been a year and three months since the tragic news that Kobe Bryant and eight other passengers, including his daughter Gianna Bryant passed away in a helicopter accident. They were heading to Bryant’s Mamba Academy to face Jason Terry’s basketball team. One year later, Kobe’s wife Vanessa Bryant, shared this message on her Instagram, […] More

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    Kobe Bryant Was My Biggest Inspiration, Says Zach LaVine

    Kobe Bryant inspired a whole generation of NBA players growing up. One of those players was Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine. LaVine was recently a guest on All The Smoke. During that appearance, LaVine was asked who he grew up rooting for, he would reply Kobe. “I was the biggest Kobe fan. So, that was […] More

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    Ryan Hollins Tried To Take Out CP3 During A Playoff Gameday Practice, Says NBA Analyst

    It has been three seasons since the Los Angeles Clippers traded to the Houston Rockets’ exchange for Patrick Beverley, Sam Dekker, Montrezl Harrell, Darrun Hilliard, DeAndre Liggins, Lou Williams, Kyle Wiltjer, a future first-round pick, and cash considerations. During the 2014 playoffs Los Angeles Clippers’ center, Ryan Hollins tried to take out Chris Paul during a walkthrough practice on a game […] More