Kobe Bryant has been speaking out lately about what the front office should, and shouldn't, be doing.
It says something about his power that Mitch Kupchak is responding to Bryant's statements. Not many players have the power to make the GM answer to him.
So that brings up an idea. What if the Lakers just got rid of Kupchak all together and replaced him with Kobe Bryant? What would Bryant's first few steps be as GM?
Here are some ideas of what he might do. Now, remember these aren't what Bryant should do as GM, but what he would do as GM.