It's best to trust Kobe Bryant

After his Game 5 effort coming off injury, it's clear the Lakers' star knows what's best

Updated: April 27, 2011, 6:43 PM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- If we learned anything in the two days leading up to the Lakers' commanding 106-90 Game 5 win over the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday, it's that people still don't trust Kobe Bryant.

What more does the guy have to do?

Following Bryant's balking at getting X-rays or an MRI exam on his left-ankle sprain from late in Game 4, a hoard of armchair doctors took to the talk-radio waves and their Twitter feeds to diagnose his injury.

They called for him to drop the ...

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