Lakers News: Former GM Mitch Kupchak Recalls How Pau Gasol Trade Went Down In 2008
Did Hornets GM tell Kobe Bryant on draft night, 'We couldn't have used you anyway,' as Bryant claims? - NBC Sports
Chris Clark Sports - Kobe Bryant, draft day, 1996. Hornets selected him 13th overall. He was 17 years old. Can't help but think what might have been had he stayed in Charlotte.
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Kobe Bryant: Laker for Life
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Kobe Bryant left deep legacy in LA sports, basketball world
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Lakers News Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul Talked About Winning Titles Before Vetoed Trade
Kobe Bryant is a storyteller in search of perfection, and the most vexing tale is his own.