Lakers don't appear ready to trade Bryant
LOS ANGELES -- While there seems little doubt Kobe Bryant wants out of Los Angeles, the Lakers aren't getting ready for life without him.
Coach Phil Jackson, who had hip replacement surgery last Tuesday, told the Los Angeles Times on Monday that he's had numerous discussions with Bryant since the star's trade demand.
"He's made a decision that he feels justified to hold -- one that I've questioned -- that he has reasons to leave the Lakers," Jackson in an ...
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