Found August 10, 2013 on HoopStuff:
Los Angeles Lakers: If Kobe Truly Wants To Win He Must Take A Discount By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… - This has been a touchy subject in Laker Land as of late, as Kobe Bryant is entering the final year of his contract, where he will be the NBA’s most expensive player for yet another season and although there seems to be a very small chance that Kobe will ever leave the Lakers, he has claimed that he will not take a hometown discount in 2014. 2014 just happens to be the best free agent class since 2010, where LeBron, Wade and Bosh joined up in Miami and where the Knicks, Hawks and Bulls all bought future buyer’s remorse, for the contracts given out to Amar’e Stoudemire, Joe Johnson and Carlos Boozer. Regardless, this is a stacked free agent class coming our way next summer, as LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol, Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade, Dirk Nowitzki, Paul George, DeMarcus Cousins, Andrew Bogut, Marcin Gortat, Greg Monroe, Tim Duncan, Luol Deng, Paul Pierce, E...
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