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Nicki Minaj and Kobe Bryant cover ‘ESPN’ magazine


Rapper Nicki Minaj and Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant team up for the February 2014 issue of ESPN magazine.

For this year’s big music issue, ESPN features rap’s leading lady Nicki Minaj and NBA champ Kobe Bryant, along with some of your favorite music stars, and their biggest fans.

nickikobeespn2On the cover, both stars rock their signature street style, with Minaj draped in something a little loud and flirty, while Bryant opted for a simple monochrome blazer over a graphic tee and jeans.

As for what’s next for these two stars, Minaj debuts in her first big-screen picture, The Other Woman, while Kobe is recovering from yet another knee injury. –ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie