Pistons' lanky wing causing problems

Updated: June 11, 2004, 6:49 PM ET
Associated Press

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Kobe Bryant is finding out the same thing that NBA superstars such as Reggie Miller and Tracy McGrady discovered when they took on Tayshaun Prince.

With a slender 6-foot-9, 215-pound body and incredibly long arms, the Detroit defender is tough to score against.

In the two wins by Prince and the Pistons over the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Finals, Bryant has made just 14 of 40 shots.

In the Lakers' victory, Bryant made 14 of 27 attempts, including the ...

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