Originally Posted by SourGrapes
last two years kobe has been iffy. this year he's been consistently worse
hopefully some rest will give him another year of truly great play
Last year if it wasn't for Kobe's game winners the Lakers wouldn't have had HCA last year... he should have won MVP last year based on that alone, as propelling your team from a 5th seed (without those game winners Lakers would have only won 51 games) to 1st seed > effeciency.