Originally written January 03, 2013 on Bloguin Best:
You can fault Kobe for a lot of things, but certainly not for a lack of effort or commitment to winning Kobe does it again. The Lakers' elder stateman, never known for keeping his thoughts to himself, spouted his mouth again earlier Wednesday, blaming his team's recent struggles on age. From ESPN Los Angeles's Dave McMenamin: "Cause we're old as s---," said the 34-year-old Bryant when asked why a lack of energy has been a problem for the Lakers all season. "What do you want? We just got to figure out how to play when we don't have that energy. We got to change things up a little bit defensively. We got to figure out what we want to do offensively, figure out what we want to do on nights when we don't have those legs or have that energy." Bryant went on that tirade a day after the Lakers fell in blowout fashion to the Philadelphia 76ers, a team that beat LA at the Staples Center on the strength of double-doubles from both Jr...
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