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LeBron James interrupted Kobe Bryant's interview to tease him for trying to dunk on him

"He just tried to dunk on me, Craig!"<p>Even though last night's All-Star Game was Kobe Bryant's final appearance, LeBron James didn't let him off that easily.<p>James interrupted Bryant's halftime interview with TSN's Craig Sager and pretended to be appalled that Bryant would even attempt to dunk on him.<p>…

Monday Shootaround: The NBA is ready for the end of Kobe Bryant

The NBA is ready for the end of Kobe Bryant<p>TORONTO -- So, we need to talk about the weather because that’s all anyone really talked about this weekend. It was cold you see, really freaking cold. How cold was it, Kobe?<p>"It's cold," Kobe Bryant confirmed on Friday. "It's really, really cold. Really, …

West Beats East in Kobe Bryant’s Last NBA All-Star Game

In combining for 369 points, the teams broke an All-Star Game record for scoring<p>TORONTO—The NBA’s biggest names held court here Sunday night for the league’s annual All-Star Game, a contest in which the Western Conference outgunned the East, 196-173, propelling Kobe Bryant to victory in his final …

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Porsche CEO: 'An iPhone belongs in your pocket, not on the road'

Lamborghini, also part of the Volkswagen group, has expressed similar skepticism about the trend toward autonomous driving, a concept that brands such as BMW and Mercedes-Benz are seeking to build into their models.<p>The comments from Porsche CEO Oliver Blume show that some carmakers believe their …

Neymar Comments on Santos to Barcelona Transfer Court Case Ahead of Testimony

Barcelona star Neymar and his father have spoken about the player's ongoing legal battle regarding his move from Santos, with the striker admitting the lengthy process has affected him.<p>Neymar is due in court on Tuesday, and in an interview with Globo TV (h/t <i>Sport</i>), he admitted he is worried:<p>When …

Lionel Messi, Pep Guardiola Transfer Rumours Increased by Manchester City Deal

Manchester City will promise Pep Guardiola an unprecedented war-chest of money to spend on new players if he joins the Sky Blues next season, affording him the chance to tempt Lionel Messi to the Premier League.<p>David Anderson of the <i>Mirror</i> reported owner Sheikh Mansour's sale of 13 per cent of the …

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider: driving the most impractical car I’ve ever loved

Driving the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider is a bit like listening to Prince. It's mind-blowingly good, but sometimes it’s just staggeringly inappropriate.<p>In my time with it earlier this month, the 4C was particularly good at tearing down through the Santa Monica Mountains towards the Pacific Coast Highway …

Manchester United Transfer News: Alexis Sanchez Latest Amid Real Madrid Rumours

Manchester United are reportedly preparing a £53 million offer for Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez after the Chile superstar was linked with a move to Real Madrid.<p><i>Don Balon</i> (h/t James Phillips of <i>Daily Star</i>) said the attacker will not consider joining the Galacticos because of his past with Barcelona but …

Manchester United Transfer News: Graziano Pelle Wanted, Jesse Lingard Rumours

Southampton’s Graziano Pelle is reportedly a surprise target for Manchester United, as the Red Devils seek to add more variety to their attacking play.<p>According to the <i>Daily Telegraph</i>, there is interest in the Italy international striker from the Premier League giants and Italian champions Juventus. …

Chrysler 200 S Mopar Brings Subtle Style to SEMA

The annual SEMA show always hosts a set of amusing workaday cars kitted out to look bad-ass, although in many cases, they’re all show and not much more go. One such ride to grace the Mopar stand this year is the Chrysler 200 S Mopar, which gets an “attitude adjustment” consisting of styling …

The Chrysler 300 Super S Is a Chrysler 300 Scat Pack

In the Mopar world, Dodge is the sporty brand and Chrysler is the stately, whiff-of-upscale marque. Never mind that a majority of the two brands’ products are more or less the same mechanically—that’s the line drawn in the sand. Shaking off its understated mien, Chrysler is using the SEMA show in …

LeBron James Becomes Youngest Player in NBA History to Score 25,000 Points

Look at the NBA record book, and find the section for the youngest players ever to accomplish something on a basketball floor. The name LeBron James appears so much the book might as well rename it the King James section.<p>On Monday, James put his name on another record when he became the youngest …

49ers benching Colin Kaepernick for Blaine Gabbert at quarterback

The San Francisco 49ers aren't stopping with a trade of their star tight end as they seek a turnaround after a 2-6 start. Their shakeup will include …

Because Traction: The Hemi-Powered Dodge Challenger GT AWD Concept

What’s that you say? Leaving a pair of telltale hot-rubber molten stripes behind each time you dip into the ol’ fun pedal has become passé? Your old lady is coming down on you for spending the grocery money on tires? You love the Dodge Challenger with the 5.7-liter Hemi but driving it in the winter …

LeBron James becomes youngest in NBA to score 25,000 points

PHILADELPHIA -- He might be in his 13th season and playing through the bad back that caused him to miss most of training camp, but LeBron James is …

King James becomes youngest to assume 25,000-point throne

(The Sports Xchange) - After becoming the youngest player in NBA history to surpass 25,000 career points on Monday, LeBron James sat in the locker room in the Wells Fargo Center with his feet in an ice bucket, an ice bag on each knee and another ice bag on his back.<p>Nov 2, 2015; Philadelphia, PA, …

Andrei Kanchelskis Slams Louis Van Gaal's Manchester United 'Robots'

The list of former Manchester United players criticising manager Louis van Gaal has grown after ex-winger Andrei Kanchelskis described the Dutchman's players as performing "like robots."<p>A 0-0 result at Crystal Palace on Saturday secured United's third consecutive 0-0 draw and their fourth stalemate …