CP# on Kobe: "He has the will to compete and it has always been like that. That is what everyone loves about him...why he is 1 of the best"
CP3 says Kobe's family and his family exchange Christmas cards, adding that they're great friends.
Great to see players continue to improve their game each year ala TD, KB, LJ etc.
It's way too early to confuse these Knicks with the MJ/Pip Bulls or the Shaq/Kobe Lakers. But they showed that familiar confidence.
The best part is somewhere in the world, there's a Kobe fan who is going to use this game as proof that Kobe still better than LeBron.
Lakers list same 5 probable starters for tomorrow night vs. Clippers - Lin/Kobe/Wes/Boozer/Hill
"Lakers lose by 20+, but Kobe Bryant played well." Unfortunately, I'll be tweeting this a lot this season.
The only good news out of last night's Lakers game in Phoenix? Kobe was able to get his 31 points in just 28 minutes.
The Lakers were badly in need of a little good luck going into this NBA season. Forget that. They're down to Kobe and the ball now.
Berman of the Post actually tweeted "the triangle is so demanding on mind it takes away the raw intensity." MJ & Kobe lacked intensity? Sure
Kobe: “We’re not as bad as these first two games. We’re not."
Kobe was very calm after the game while talking to reporters. But he acknowledged in-game frustration came from "getting blown out twice."
Kobe told Jeremy it's "an urban legend" that he wants to control the ball. Kobe said he's implored Jeremy to run the offense
Kobe said he talked to Julius Randle last night and today and will again tonight.
Byron and especially Kobe cited 3-pt differential as major issue Lakers need to address. But Byron said Lakers don't have 3-pt shooters.
Anyway, I trust that Lin and Kobe will figure things out soon, Booz & Wes will come around. Hopefully Clarkson gets some burn.