Marc Stein

NY Times NBA writer talks Kobe Bryant.

Jim Rome
January 25, 2021 - 9:45 am

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All Topics: Buffalo Bills losing to KC is tough | Tomorrow being the 1 year anniversary of the passing of Kobe Bryant | Zach Randolph and Kobe Bryant story | Kobe coaching his daughter’s travel team | Pau Gasol’s relationship with Kobe’s family | Los Angeles Lakers strategy this season

Jan 25th 2021

Nov 6th 2020

All Topics: 2020-21 NBA Season starting Dec. 22nd | Some teams aren’t happy about season start time, but some are | Chances of LeBron James starting the season on time | 2020-21Golden State Warriors | Warriors will be motivated this year | Philadelphia 76ers hiring Daryl Morey | 76ers are trying to win | Can Ben Simmons coexist with Joel Embiid |


Aug 31st 2020

All Topics: NBA playing again after short boycott | Challenging for the players to play again | Magic player Michael Carter-Williams getting a text from Giannis last week before Game 5 of their playoff game vs. Bucks | NBA bubble life takes a toll on players | Mavericks vs. Clippers series | Clippers getting a rest now | Kawhi looks like playoff Kawhi |


May 28th 2020

All Topics: NBA return | Safety return | What would happen if a player gets COVID-19 when play resumes | Soccer in Europe starting back up | Soccer players in Europe experiencing a lot of soft tissue injuries | Jerry Sloan | Sloan eating his dinner with media members



All Topics: COVID-19 | NBA players dealing with COVID-19 situation | A lot of NBA players don’t have their own hoops | Will there be a conclusion to the 2019-20 Season? | NBA fan experience changing | Phil Jackson on the 1998-99 San Antonio Spurs championship team being helped by the lockout shortened season | LeBron James’ home setup

Apr 9th 2020


Feb 17th 2020

All Topics: NBA All-Star Game changes | Guys taking chargers and diving in the All-Star Game | Tributes to Kobe and Gigi Bryant this weekend | Luka Doncic’s interaction with Kobe and Gigi at a Laker game | Luka’s talent | NBA executives still using Blackberry’s 


June 28th 2019

All Topics: Big West ball | NBA Free Agency starting Sunday at 6 pm EST | Tweet on Kyrie Irving being as much a target for the Lakers as Kawhi Leonard | Doesn’t think Lakers will get Kyrie or Kawhi | Lakers adding a 3rd max guy | Depth vs. a 3rd superstar | Kevin Durant | Kemba to the Celtics |



May 17th 2019

All Topics: Golden State Warriors vs. Portland Trail Blazers | Game 2 | Andre Iguodala and Draymond Green | Seth Curry’s comments about Warriors being harder to guard without Kevin Durant | Portland has overachieved | Green’s talents | Kevin Durant’s future | Expects DeMarcus Cousins back before Durant | Houston Rockets coming up short |



Mar 8th 2019

All Topics: Winning Curt Gowdy media award | His career journey | Stories and people who stick out to him over the news | Charles Barkley is the best | LeBron’s first season as a Laker | This summer doesn’t look good the Lakers and big free agents | Andrew Bogut | Warriors possibly going after Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2022 | Thinks KD will leave Golden State after season


Feb 8th 2019

All Topics: NBA Trade Deadline | Anthony Davis not leaving New Orleans | Explains why the Pelicans didn’t move Anthony Davis | Lakers not having enough assets to get Davis | Zion Williamson | Danny Ainge’s mind | Anthony Davis is adamant that he won’t sign a long term extension with the Celtics | The Big 4 teams in the Eastern Conference | Milwaukee Bucks | Nikola Mirotic | Kevin Durant’s battle with the media |


Dec 19th 2018

All Topics: Phoenix – Memphis – Wizards trade falls through over Dillon – MarShon Brooks name issue | NBA Twitter | LeBron James’ comments on Anthony Davis | LeBron’s patience | Anthony Davis in New Orleans | Not in Davis’ personality to go to New Orleans in season and ask for a trade | Dream scenario for the Lakers to build around James | LeBron dining with Melo early this week | Buffalo Sabres


Nov 12th 2018

All Topics: Jimmy Butler traded to Philadelphia Sixers | Butler’s tenure in Minnesota | Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid, and Jimmy Butler | Butler’s relationship with KAT, and Andrew Wiggins | Carmelo Anthony’s future in Houston


July 12th 2018

All Topics: Feels like Houston deserves the benefit of the doubt in terms of signing Carmelo Anthony | Golden State and everyone else still in the NBA | Golden State getting DeMarcus Cousins | Tony Parker in a Charlotte jersey | Parker and Kawhi Leonard’s relationship | Doesn’t think Kawhi and Spurs can repair their relationship | Kawhi’s health |


May 23rd 2018

All Topics: 2018 NBA Playoffs | Houston winning Game 4 at Golden State and evening the series | Andre Iguodala’s abscense in Game 4 | Golden State mentally right now | Thinks Golden State loses series if Igudola can’t play

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May 14th 2018

All Topics: College days vs. Dell Demps | Cavs vs. Celts | Brad Stevens | The Cavs have no answer for Al Horford | Houston vs. Golden State tonight | Chris Paul’s first trip to the Conference Finals | Mike D’Antoni | Article on Jerry West | West and Steve Ballmer’s relationship | Jerry West working for the Clippers | Gregg Popovich and Kawhi Leonard’s relationship | LeBron James | Blake Griffin trade |

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