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Kobe skips practices with minor foot discomfort

Kobe skips practices with minor foot discomfort

ESPN.com Updated Oct 5, 2012
Kobe Bryant sat out the Los Angeles Lakers' two practices Friday because of discomfort in his left foot. The discomfort is not serious, however.
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  • The Competition 2012-13: #2 Boston Celtics

    The Competition 2012-13: #2 Boston Celtics

    purpleandgoldblog.com Oct 5, 2012
    Contributed by guest writer Frank PalmasaniThe lean, green, Laker-rival machine; Ray Allen is gone. Two of their three best players are old. Their all-star point guard is the Celtics final saving grace. So why are they the number 2 team to beat for the …
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  • Dwight Howard Responds to Shaq’s Latest Shot: “Your Time is Up”…

    Dwight Howard Responds to Shaq’s Latest Shot: “Your Time is Up”

    dimemag.com Oct 5, 2012
    Today’s Smack had the latest shot that Shaq has fired at Dwight Howard (The Diesel been talking trash about Dwight since ’09). Dwight isn’t about to get bullied by O’Neal this time though, and he came right back at Shaq after Lakers practice yeste
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Sports Columnists

  • Chicago Bears better off with feisty Jay Cutler

    Oct 5
    The Bears should just let Cutler do his thing, and they might be better off for it.
  • Bill Simmons empties out his inbox and makes Week 5 picks

    Oct 5
    The Sports Guy continues to mate his NFL picks with reader e-mails, hoping it turns out better than the Peyton Manning experiment.