Kobe Bryant goes out in style with 60 points

Kobe Bryant goes out in style with 60 points

(CNN)Fans’ final vision of Kobe Bryant in a purple and gold uniform was like many before as the Lakers’ legend scored a spectacular 60 points in his farewell NBA game.   The third-leading scorer in NBA history, hit in recent years by injuries that made too many of his final contests a struggle, completed his glorious 20-year career with the style that made him a five-time NBA champion.   The 37-year-old showed the tenacity, toughness and talent that made him one of the all-time greats in basketball history. And unlike…

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France Defeated by Team USA, 86-55

France Defeated by Team USA, 86-55

After a slow start, trailing France late the the first period, the US came back for the win. Creating turnovers, and several fast-break opportunities shows that Team USA can do, even though many feel the US team is not as good. Rudy Gay lead the team with 19 points while Durant added 14 points. Coach Mike Krzyzewski is pleased with the teams progress, but is still lacking upfront. Krzyzewski lead the 2008 Olympic gold metal and 2006 world championship bronze metal teams. Team members, Kevin Durant, Chauncey Billups and Derrick…

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