‘Basketball Wives’ Courting Kobe’s Ex Vanessa Bryant

Kobe Bryant’s ex-wife Vanessa could potentially trade in her off-camera lifestyle for one that makes her a potential all-star. TMZ is reporting that Bryant is being wooed to join VH1’s hit reality show “Basketball Wives LA,” where producers are reportedly making her “an extremely lucrative pitch” that could potentially make her the lead character on […]

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NBA Finale Big Seller on Television

NEW YORK – Not since Michael Jordan’s final championship has a pro basketball game drawn a bigger audience than last week’s seventh game of the Lakers-Celtics series. The Nielsen Co. said Tuesday that 28.2 million people watched Kobe Bryant’s Lakers win their second straight NBA championship. It was the most-watched NBA game since Jordan led […]

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Hero Pilot Jokes About Marital Boost in NBC Special

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Pilot Chesley Sullenberger jokes that his heroic handling of a disabled jetliner brought him “rock star sex” in an interview for “NBC’s People of the Year” TV special. Sullenberger, who safely ditched a US Airways plane in New York’s Hudson River after geese hit the engines, is among those interviewed by […]

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