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Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

Posted on: December 16, 2011 8:15 pm
Edited on: December 16, 2011 9:25 pm
 
Posted by Ben Golliver

Los Angeles Lakers All-Star guard Kobe Bryant is facing some trouble on the homefront.

The Associated Press reports that Vanessa Bryant, Kobe's wife, has filed for divorce. 
Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, has filed for divorce from the Los Angeles Lakers star.

Vanessa Bryant filed papers Friday in Orange County Superior Court in Santa Ana, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split.

A representative for the couple released a statement saying, "The Bryants have resolved all issues incident to their divorce privately with the assistance of counsel and a Judgment dissolving their marital status will be entered in 2012."

The couple have been married for 10½ years and have two daughters, ages 8 and 5.

In the statement, the Bryants "ask that in the interest of our young children and in light of the upcoming holiday season the public respect our privacy during this difficult time."
The marriage has had its share of problems.

Back in 2003, after a Colorado woman alleged that Bryant sexually assaulted her, Bryant presented his wife with a $4 million diamond ring after she stood by him publicly.

Bryant, 33, is entering his 16th season with the Lakers.

According to Basketball-Reference.com, Bryant has earned more than $196 million in salary during his NBA career. Bryant is on the books for $25 million for the 2011-2012 season, tops in the NBA according to Forbes.com, and has an additional $57 million owed to him in 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 combined. SI.com reports that Bryant makes at least $10 million per year in off-court endorsements.

TMZ.com reports that the Bryants did not have a prenuptial agreement.
Comments

Since: Jun 25, 2009
Posted on: December 19, 2011 11:24 am
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

Guys what is impressive about knowing drug dealers?   The fact that some of them don't care about their own life, or their family, that they don't care about "messin you up" or something?  What an idiot.  Hurd won't RAT on players?   He has a family, as do all dealers, and they don't give a **** about any of them or anything, or they wouldn't be risking their freedom, etc.  This society has some real issues when it comes to what is COOL or TOUGH, etc.  I carry a weapon every day, am I COOL?   Drug dealers are losers, period.  If any of you know dealers and are proud of it you are a loser too.

That was never my point and i never said it was "cool" to know drug dealers.  That Brian8ball guy stalks me and twists things around all day long on this site.  My point was I've known a couple dealers and a couple others that were addicted to drugs so I understand how these people think.  I simply stated what ended up becoming true a day after I said it.  There were reports that NFL players were on that list and that Hurd supposedly dealt drugs to these players.  I said because of how these drug dealers think he'll never admit to dealing to NFL players... a day later his lawyer announced Hurd never had any dealings with any NFL players... so I was right.

Personally I think these degenerate drug dealers are  a burden on society.  If we could put them all in one huge stadium and do away with them life would be much better in our society.  But unfortunately that can't happen.... so drug dealing continues to go on and it'll never stop.  



Since: Dec 7, 2011
Posted on: December 18, 2011 8:02 pm
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

Bryant seems to be overpaid. He is a good player, but with his injuries and his age, they must be paying him for the past. With the new coach, Odom being gone and Bryant's advancing years, Bynum doing his injury thing some time during the year, I will probably be more impressed with Bryant being fluent in Italian than his basketball play.   


golferman13200
Since: Dec 18, 2011
Posted on: December 18, 2011 2:02 pm
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Since: Apr 28, 2010
Posted on: December 18, 2011 10:45 am
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

Always hard to hear news of couples getting divorced.  When one or both of them is recognized world wide it makes it that much more tough because of the public.  They're both young and will hopefully move on in a positive way.  All thoughts go out to their kids.




Since: Sep 18, 2008
Posted on: December 18, 2011 9:52 am
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

Guys what is impressive about knowing drug dealers?   The fact that some of them don't care about their own life, or their family, that they don't care about "messin you up" or something?  What an idiot.  Hurd won't RAT on players?   He has a family, as do all dealers, and they don't give a **** about any of them or anything, or they wouldn't be risking their freedom, etc.  This society has some real issues when it comes to what is COOL or TOUGH, etc.  I carry a weapon every day, am I COOL?   Drug dealers are losers, period.  If any of you know dealers and are proud of it you are a loser too.



Since: Jan 24, 2011
Posted on: December 18, 2011 1:28 am
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

WELL,... HE'S NO OJ... YET.


brian8ball
Since: Aug 3, 2011
Posted on: December 18, 2011 12:13 am
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Since: Jun 25, 2009
Posted on: December 17, 2011 11:50 pm
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

DOUBT IT.KEEP UP YOUR STORIES.YOUR KNOW DRUG DEALERS O.K.AND I WASN'T HERE FOR 2 DAYS SO I DIDNT QUOTE ANYTHING.AND NO ONE SAID HE SOLD DRUGS TO NFL PLAYERS JUST THAT HE HAD A LIST,BUT IF IT DOES COME OUT HE DID THEN YOU WILL SAY SOMETHING ELSE.

I AM DISPUTING THAT YOU HAVE MET DRUG DEALERS.

Drug dealers don't keep a "friends and family" list.  Their lists mean something, very likely it's a client list.  And you're wrong, there have been stories all over the place talking about Hurd potentially selling to multiple NFL players.  They can't prove it yet, that's all.

And I don't care what you dispute or don't dispute... I don't break laws, don't deal drugs and have nothing to do with drugs.  What I said is I know some people that if you met them would make you pee your pants.  That was only after you told me I don't know what I'm talking about....

So what's up Brian? What's the room number again?  And I waited and waited for you to let us know when you get to the pawn shop... never did hear back from you.

SHOCKER !!! 

LOL 



Since: Jun 25, 2009
Posted on: December 17, 2011 11:46 pm
 

Kobe Bryant's wife, Vanessa, files for divorce

So you claim that you think Hurd did not sell any drugs to other PLAYERS?????

No.  I'd actually bet money that out of about 2 thousand NFL players a few bought from Hurd.  What I'm saying is that Hurd will NEVER testify or rat on them.... if convicted he has a long jail sentence coming.  He's not going to rat anybody out.....  wait and see. 


brian8ball
Since: Aug 3, 2011
Posted on: December 17, 2011 11:44 pm
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