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Kobe Bryant won’t tweet during Lakers-Spurs Game 2 (and maybe any other Lakers games, too)
yahoo.com Updated Apr 22, 2013
Kobe Bryant's decision to live-tweet Game 1 of the first-round Western Conference playoff series between his Los Angeles Lakers and the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday wound up being a bigger story than the game itself, which the punchless Lakers lost thank…Upvote Share Tweet
D'Antoni: Lakers best with Nash on the floorESPN.com Apr 22, 2013Mike D'Antoni said the Lakers needs even a hobbled Steve Nash to pull off the upset in their first round series.Upvote Share Tweet
Kobe No Longer Doin' Twitterdeadspin.com Apr 22, 2013Kobe Bryant's live-tweeting of yesterday's Lakers-Spurs game (and his banter with Phil Jackson) was too good to be true: Janis Carr of the Orange County Register reports that the Black Mamba "will not tweet during games anymore after yesterday's re…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Apr 22, 2013CLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavs' coaching search remains focused on Mike Brown, with another former Los Angeles Lakers coach maybe in the mix.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Apr 22, 2013The NBA season is longer than you think. Eighty-two games. Five and a half months. A minimum of 3,936 minutes. In November, who was talking about the Nuggets as the No. 3 seed in the West? Or the Lakers as a No. 7 seed, but minus Kobe? Better yet, was t…Upvote Share Tweet
Kobe Bryant Tries To Coach The Lakers On Twitter; No Revenge For James Harden; The NBA Playoffs Lose Another All-Stardimemag.com Apr 22, 2013There’s a first time for everything, and in yesterday afternoon’s matinee in San Antonio, we saw an injured star player attempt to coach a playoff team through 140 characters. Anxious that he can’t be out there helping his teammates, Kobe Bryant tooUpvote Share Tweet
Does D'Antoni Owe Kobe An Apology?Apr 22Stephen A. Smith thinks Mike D'Antoni owes Kobe Bryant a public apology for his disrespectful comments about Kobe being "a fan."
2013 NBA Playoffs-- Memphis Grizzlies drop tight game in Game 2Apr 22The Grizzlies had some superb play from Mike Conley, but the other team had Chris Paul.