Found February 14, 2012 on
No Guts, No Glory:
So this is what it has become for Kobe Bryant. The man is so tired of taking the court and watching younger and quicker point guards put Derek Fisher in a torture chamber that he is reportedly in favor of bringing in Gilbert Arenas.
Yes, the Gilbert Arenas that live tweets blind dates.
But Kobe isn’t concerned with all that, nor should he be. He is only concerned with trying to win another championship. And he realizes that Gilbert Arenas is better than what he has right now. But make no mistake; he isn’t exactly ecstatic about it all.
“It surely wouldn’t hurt,” Bryant said Monday after practice at the Lakers’ facility in El Segundo. “That’s for sure.”
Those are the words of a man that has been beaten down by poor point guard play. A man who thought he would be playing with Chris Paul but now has to settle for Gilbert Arenas. But anything is better than what he has now. So what does Mike Brown say about all this.
“If somebody can help us, then I’m open to that,” Brown
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Bryant, who scored 27 points, took an inbound pass from Metta World Peace and shot over the outstretched arms of James Johnson to deny the Raptors...
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Thank you, Gilbert Arenas.
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