Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 11/20/14
The last time he was injured this season, Kobe Bryant sat on the Lakers bench and drew plays on a clipboard for his teammates. This time, Lakers coach Mike DAntoni insists he doesnt need any help. A few hours before the Lakers played the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center in their first game since Bryant suffered a ruptured Achilles' tendon, the Lakers guard posted this tweet on his timeline: Can't move for 2weeks so I'm laid up. Will watch game on tv and give adjustments if needed by phone at halftime countontheteam Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 14, 2013 Asked before the game what he would do if Bryant called the locker room, DAntoni smiled and said, I will turn my phone off. After the laughter died down, he added, No, were good. So forget it, Kobe. DAntoni isnt taking your calls -- at least not now.
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