Originally Posted by OldSchoolBBall
There's no reason for any player -- much less an all-time great -- to throw in the towel after one half in a deciding game. You play hard and go down with the ship, win or lose. You act like no other great player ever had their team play like crap in the first half of a big game.
I'm trying to get on Kobe's nuts, but you've been hogging them for the past decade. Leave some for the rest of us.