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Lakers star Kobe Bryant rolls on despite negative article
Lakers star Kobe Bryant rolls on despite negative article

Kobe Bryant appeared before the media late Tuesday night and never looked upset at the question he seemed to know was coming. Bryant had been ripped yet again, this time in a scathing article on ESPN.com in which he was blamed for the demise of the Lakers and for supposedly being the primary reason why free agents have refused to sign with the team. The Lakers didn’t land high-profile free agents LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony during last summer’s free-agency period and lost their own free agent, Pau Gasol, to the Chicago Bulls. The ESPN article, quoting anonymous sources, framed Bryant as someone who alienated potential free agents and teammates. After scoring 27 points...

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