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Kobe Bryant goes through 2nd practice with Lakers

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Kobe Bryant is back in practice with the Los Angeles Lakers, and even the five-time NBA champion gets a charge out of …

Kobe Bryant will make assessment

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- From this point on, Kobe Bryant's biggest strength will be his ability to assess his weaknesses.<p>He's entering the final stages …

Golden State Warriors

Alabama Football: Tide Receivers Are More Than 'Amari Cooper and Everyone Else'

Alabama established its current dynasty with a punishing running game and a stifling defense, but in order to extend the dynasty, it may open things up a bit.<p>The reasons are simple: The Crimson Tide have a senior back at quarterback in AJ McCarron and a truckload of weapons for him to rely on …

Falcons reach deal with Atlanta church for possible stadium site

Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed announced that the Friendship Baptist Church has agreed to sell its property to the Falcons. The land is one of two possible sites for the Falcons' new stadium.<p>The Atlanta Falcons have reached a deal with the Friendship Baptist Church, ending the facilitation between the …

Jordy Nelson injury: Packers WR out for training camp

Jordy Nelson had a procedure done on his knee and will be out for the rest of training camp.<p>Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson had a procedure done on his knee and will be out for the rest of training camp. The Packers would not elaborate on the nature of his injury, only calling it a …

Next Assassin's Creed game will be "much more" next-gen

The follow-up to Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag--the first entry in the series for next-generation consoles--will be "much more next-gen," according to Ubisoft.<p>"I think 'next' next-gen is going to be for the next games," Black Flag lead designer Jean-Sebastien Decant told GameReactor. "The next …

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Twitch streaming on Xbox One delayed until 2014

<b>The much-lauded integration of the Twitch gameplay streaming service, allowing users to live stream game footage, will not be available on the Xbox</b> …

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Report: Sony Near To Profit On PS4 Hardware

Amidst the debate over the relative pricing of Sony’s (NYSE:SNE) PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Xbox One, one element of interest is the cost of producing the consoles themselves, and what that means for the two console giants. A teardown by IHS iSuppli has estimated the cost of the …

PS4 vs. Xbox One: Live Console Showdown

Nintendo is reportedly working on an Android tablet for educational games [updated]

<b>Updated 4:48 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20:</b> Nintendo reps have told us that no one by the name of Nando Monterazo works at Nintendo, either now or at the time of those Tweets. This isn’t an official denial, and <i>if</i> the below reports are true, there could be other explanations (he’s a contractor, or he’s …

PS4 test pits HDD against SSD against hybrid drives

The hardware tinkerers at Tested installed three different hard drives in a PlayStation 4 to uncover the benefits of each.<p>In the nine-minute video above, you'll see Tested pit the PS4's standard 500 GB 2.5-inch hard disk drive (HDD) against a 250 GB Samsung solid state drive (SSD) and a 1 TB …

10,000 PS4s sold on eBay last weekend

More than 10,000 PlayStation 4 consoles were sold on eBay last weekend, a representative for the online auction site told GameSpot today.<p>During the November 15-17 period, more than two systems were sold every minute. In all, more than 15,000 PS4 consoles have been sold on eBay since November 1 and …

North America

Xbox One SmartGlass lets you watch others play games before launch

Microsoft started releasing its updated Xbox One SmartGlass app for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone earlier today. While it mainly allows you to control an Xbox One console, it also provides early access to the game clips feature. If you’re looking to see the various Xbox One games in action before …

Xbox One won't support streaming live gameplay over Twitch at launch

Sony's PlayStation 4 can already stream gameplay to viewers around the world over Twitch, but the Xbox One won't be offering similar functionality until sometime after launch. In a statement published today on Xbox Wire, the company said, "We know the ability to instantly broadcast gameplay is …

New Photos From Inside Oregon's Monstrous $68-Million Football Facility

It cost $68 million to build and puts every other college program to shame.<p>Sports Illustrated did a video tour of the facility, and we grabbed screenshots of the most extravagant features and details.<p>Unreal.

Barbershops

C.J. McCollum's unconventional path from Lehigh to the lottery

How does a combo guard from a place like Lehigh become an NBA lottery pick? For C.J. McCollum, it was all about remembering where he came from.<p>LAS VEGAS -- Even when he was at Lehigh University, C.J. McCollum always acted like a pro. More talented than his teammates, McCollum knew that if he wanted …

Kobe Bryant Achilles Rehab: Looking for Any Clues We Can Find on Comeback Trail

One of the hardest things about tracking injuries is dealing with rehab. Flat out, it's boring. It's tedious. There's very little in the way of visible progress, and when there is, it's usually something we have to really independently translate and analyze to get any sort of value from it.<p>Kobe …

Why LeBron James Running for NBPA President Is Exactly What the NBA Needs

LeBron James is what the NBA Players Association needs.<p>Any and all change would be welcomed at this point after the tedious and embarrassing battles between Derek Fisher and the union's former executive director, Billy Hunter.<p>Who better to usher in an era of transition than the greatest player on …

People who play video games are less able to control impulsive aggressive behaviour, reveals a new study.

People who play video games are less able to control impulsive aggressive behaviour, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers found video games boost visual attention, but reduce impulse control.<p>A person playing a first-person shooter video game, such as Halo or Unreal Tournament, must make decisions …

Pelicans Uniforms: New Orleans Unveils New Jerseys

The New Orleans Pelicans unveiled their new uniforms at a news conference at the teams practice facility on Thursday. The presentation featured 2012 No. 1 overall draft pick Anthony Davis, along with Jrue Holiday, Ryan Anderson and Jason Smith.<p>Paul Lukas of ESPN.com and Uni Watch wrote that it's "a …

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Nintendo?

Yesterday brought the news that though Nintendo continues to dominate the handheld scene with the 3DS, even up against all the smartphones and tablets in the world, the company is still being dragged down by one constant issue, the Wii U.<p>The Wii’s exploding popularity allowed Nintendo to “win” the …

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Miyamoto reveals hidden memos in Pikmin 3 lead to a secret code

Hidden memos scattered across <i>Pikmin 3</i> will combine to reveal a secret code, Nintendo honcho Shigeru Miyamoto announced in a post on Miiverse.<p>According to Miyamoto, numbers contained in the memos form a code that players can access once they collect 10 of the hidden items. It isn't clear what this …

Boy, 10, credits Mario Kart for quick thinking behind the wheel

A 10-year-old boy who grabbed the wheel when his great-grandmother passed out while driving credited his experience with Mario Kart games for the instincts that helped him avert a potential tragedy, reports 9News.<p>Gryffin Sanders, of Golden, Colo., was riding in the passenger seat July 26 with his …

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Xbox One Reputation System Explained - IGN Video

Microsoft says, "If you don't want to play with cheats or jerks, you shouldn't have to." Here's how it plans to keep that promise.

17 Times 'Pokémon Snap' Was Too Adorable For This World

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' launched with much excitement, and with some …

Xbox Community Level lets you earn XP, loot for your Gamertag

Microsoft is launching a new Xbox Live program today known as Xbox Community Level, which will reward Xbox Live users for positive contributions to the community, the company announced today.<p>Xbox Community Level recognizes actions from the existing Xbox Community Ambassadors initiative, a …