He was recently arrested on a Class A misdemeanor domestic violence charge for grabbing his mother and slapping her with a baseball cap. However, Bryant is safe for the meantime because his mother has chosen not to press charges.
He's a rising star with ton of upside, but that can easily be taken away if his immaturity continues. Even though Bryant has been a mess off the field, he has shown to have a beautiful game on the field.
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