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As you might figure, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant had some words for Clippers fans who decided to boo Dwight Howard when he played against the Clip show back on Monday.
Check out this tweet that Yahoo Sports Marc Spears just sent off a few moments ago:
Laker Kobe Bryant on Clippers fans booing ex-Laker Dwight Howard at Monday's Rockets game. "They are undercover (Lakers fans)," Bryant said.
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) November 8, 2013
You crazy Kobe…
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By Kevin R. Linares
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