Kobe Bryant's last three games: 27 points vs. Utah 26 points vs. Utah 27 points vs. Phoenix
Wes has a tightened jaw during the timeout. Looks like he's trying to emulate Kobe
Kobe checks out in OT with 27 points on 20 shots. Hit 7-8 from FT line.
Kobe is done for the night with Lakers trailing 105-102 with less than two minutes left in overtime.
Kobe Bryant finally is taken out with 2:38 to go in OT. He had 27 points in 33 minutes.
Byron Scott pulled Kobe - perhaps for the game with 2:38 left in OT
Ellington in for Kobe. I imagine he's done for night. It is close, but it's a preseason game
Kobe's on fire. Has Lakers last 12 points.
Wes Johnson makes a three AFTER PJ Tucker fouls Kobe. Of course.
Kobe nails a jumper. Game tied. 96 apiece
Lakers: Price, Kobe, Wes, Boozer and Hill to start OT.
Lin has fouled out - so LA has to do this OT w/o the guy who kept them in this game before Kobe (almost) closed it out (minus 2 Wes FT)
GIVE THE BALL TO KOBE, CHIEF KEEF.
Ronnie Price checked in for Carlos Boozer. Lakers: Price, Lin, Kobe, Wes and Hill
Vintage Kobe to close this thing down - though Suns have ball with a 3-point deficit - time out 12.8 left on clock
Kobe went all Mamba with 3 tough turnarounds/fadeaways vs. good Tucker D. On the 4th try, he drew a foul. LA 94-91, :12.8 left. PHX ball.
Kobe hits both free throws. Lakers up three, 94-91. 12.8 left.
Kobe is also chipping away at the FT line. After missing 2 on Sunday, he only missed 1 tonight.
Lakers up 1. Kobe to the line for 2. 92-91. 12.8 secs left.
Three straight fallaways. Three straight buckets for Kobe Bean
Little smile from Kobe after he buries that tough, tough turnaround J to put the Lakers up 92-91 in the final minute.
Three straight baskets for Kobe. Lakers up 1.
Kobe posts up again. Money. Lakers up 90-88 w/ 1:15 left.
Kobe with that cold-blooded turnaround.
Kobe is going off... on a Tuesday.
Kobe does it again. Lakers up 2, 90-88. About a min left.
DON’T PASS THE BALL ANYMORE, KOBE. SHOOT IT EVERY SINGLE POSSESSION.
Kobe hits the game-tying jumper and this place is finally alive. 88 all.
Kobe ties it 88-88 w/ a vintage fallaway
KOBE TIES THE GAME.
Possible starters for Oct. 28 on the floor right now: Lin, Kobe, Wes, Boozer and Hill
No one saw that airball, Kobe.
Kobe shot the ball and the crowd gasped. His shot airballed and the crowd moaned
Even Kobe Bryant grimaced at a bad traveling call on P.J. Tucker against him. Said something to Hornacek on the way back with a smirk.
Really like this lineup: Lin, Kobe, Ellington, Randle and Davis…. And Lin drains a three.
Kobe Bryant returns at the 7:12 mark of the fourth quarter. He's at 24 minutes now. I presume he closes this out
"I been ballin' so damn hard, I swear I think that I'm Kobe” - Chief Keef AKA Wes Johnson.
Wes Johnson practiced with Kobe the entire summer. Therefore, Wes Johnson thinks he’s Kobe.