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Michael Jordan Discloses What Kobe Bryant Did to Him

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By: Elena Grace Flores

Michael Jordan is grateful to Kobe Bryant’s wife for allowing him to speak at Kobe and Gigi’s celebration of life. He refers to Kobe as his little brother. A brother like him might be a nuisance but the admiration they have for their big brother is inspiring. Jordan knows who he is in Kobe’s life. As Kobe aims to become the best on what he did, Jordan aspires to be his best big brother. To be a better person in everything that they talked about.

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Michael Jordan remembers Kobe Bryant in a beautiful tribute.

A Tribute to Kobe Bryant

Michael Jordan pays tribute to Kobe Bryant and gives us an intimate look at their relationship at his memorial with a touching, heartbreaking, and beautiful speech.

Kobe Got Michael Jordan

Kobe knows how to get to Jordan in a way that affects him personally. Michael discloses that Kobe Bryant got the crying him. His sense of love for Jordan can send him crying for the next 3 years. The people he loved can attest to this unique character of Kobe.

Kobe Bryant Gave the Last Ounce of Himself

At a basketball game, he showed his creative side. He continued to give back as a coach in his community. An amazing dad and husband who loves his daughter with all his heart. No one knows how much time we all have. That’s why we have to live in the moment, said Jordan. To enjoy each and everyone we get in contact with is important, he added. When Kobe died, a piece of Jordan died with him. May he and his daughter rest in peace.

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Horn’s Camp: Not ‘Robbery’ Win but No to Manila Boxing Rematch


welcome By: Elena Grace Flores

Only the camp of the new WBO Welterweight title holder, Jeff Horn and some Australians, of course, are convinced that it was not a “robbery” win for him as claimed by many boxing personalities. However, they already said no to a Manila rematch but the new champ is ready to defend his title anywhere but not in the Philippines.

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[VIDEO]: Jeff Horn wins unanimously against Manny Pacquiao…HOW THE HELL??? Oh, and Stephen A. Smith does not agree with this at all.

Twitter Sentiments

Sports journalists, basketball stars players, fellow professional boxers and popular actors aired their sentiments via Twitter after the shocking decision that Horn won the fight. They are unanimous in declaring that Pacquiao got robbed in his opponent’s country, Australia.

Miracle Decision

Horn snatched the WBO welterweight title from Manny Pacquiao at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. Horn won with scores of 117-111 and 115-113. Pacquiao said that there are many miracles that happened. Like the referees’ biased actions and the decision itself. However, he does not plan to make an appeal so as not to ruin the name of boxing. He is leaving that to the people.

Double Boxing Robbery

Sports writer Robert Flores of ESPN said the scores for the Pacquiao-Horn fight were “terrible.” “Manny is robbed twice,” he said. He refers to the earlier fight with Timothy Bradley as the first robbery. “Manny Pacquaio got robbed… Ridiculous,” the former American football tight end George Wrighster III also said.

Pacquiao is Clear Winner

Filipino fighter Brian Viloria admitted that the match was tight but disagreed with the unfavorable decision against Pacquiao. “Close fight, but Pacquiao won that fight,” Viloria said. “I love the sport. But sometimes it kicks you in the teeth when you least expect it,” he added. NBA player Karl-Anthony Towns of Minnesota Timberwolves and retired NBA star of Los Angeles Lakers player, Kobe Bryant, plus actor Samuel Jackson were all disappointed over the fight like many Filipinos.

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Filipinos Gave their Love to Kobe Bryant after Retiring from Basketball

welcome By: Elena Grace Flores
Kobe Bryant, known as the Black Mamba got a warm tribute from the Filipinos at the Araneta Coliseum recently during his very first day of setting foot into the country – who idolized him for 20 years during his sports career. Kobe just retired from basketball last April but he is still a celebrity in this part of the world.

CNN Philippines reported: ‘At the final event of Day 1 of the Mamba Mentality Tour, Bryant was left facing a grateful crowd of over 10,000 fans at the Araneta Coliseum. It was the end of the day’s activities and host Aaron Atayde proceeded to praise Kobe. “With everything that Kobe has done for each and every one of us, I need everyone who has ever cheered for Kobe to take out your phone and turn on your flashlight,” said Atayde. On cue, an emotional crowd lit up the dimmed arena as cheers erupted at the sight of thousands of lights switched on to greet the Mamba. With the lights still trained on Kobe, the attention of the crowd was brought to the rafters, where a red and white banner of the iconic Muhammad Ali-Joe Frazier fight ’The Thrilla in Manila’ hung. Then across that banner the Araneta Coliseum unveiled a new addition to the gallery, revealing an image of Kobe Bryant walking towards the locker room with the words ‘Mamba Mentality Tour’ scrawled on the bottom. The crowd erupted as Kobe addressed those present. “I just want to say thank you so much for inspiring me on this journey,” said Bryant as he addressed the crowd one last time.”

Kobe’s every word was intimately absorbed by his fans especially when he narrated his basketball life from the very beginning until the end that wen much further than what he expected. A big group really can’t help it but screamed out ‘I love you, Kobe!’ which he graciously replied, “Hey, I love you too!” Very beautiful connection indeed for the love of basketball and Kobe. Only from the Philippines.


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A Touch of Manny Pacquiao on Kobe Bryant’s New Signature Shoes

welcome By: Elena Grace Flores
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Moments can really inspire people and when it’s a great mind who captured the inspiration – it’s a big thing! Who can think of a new signature shoes upon spending some time with the great Filipino boxer, Manny Pacquiao? Only Kobe Bryant. This is not only a creative gesture but also very respectful to this humble gentleman who rose into fame through hard work and dedication. Here’s the update on that:

Kobe Bryant’s new signature shoe inspired by Filipino fight icon Manny Pacquiao


Kobe Bryant unveiled his latest signature shoe on Wednesday (Thursday morning Manila time), and the new sneaker had more than a little Filipino flavor.

The Los Angeles Lakers superstar revealed in an interview with Bleacher Report that the design of the issue was inspired by Filipino fight icon Manny Pacquiao.

If you look at this signature shoes closely, you would immediately feel that this is not an ordinary signature shoes. It is unique in it’s way because some materials looked like they’re produced from the Philippines. The functionality is also designed to give comfort at the highest impact – so pretty exceptional for a “show-off” foot wear. Not bad for US$225! Buying one is like buying a piece of Manny Pacquiao and Kobe Bryant. What a match!

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