Already one of the greatest players in NBA history, Bryant's still going to be a top player in 2013. What will be different is that he'll have three of the NBA’s top 20 players (according to ESPN) by his side.
If you think Bryant is going to change his game, you clearly haven’t watched the 34-year-old throughout his 16-year career.
At the same time, if you think that he is going to be the same self-seeking star from 2012, you’re underestimating just how different this Lakers squad is going to be.
Here are five ways Bryant will change to accommodate his new teammates.