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Mike D'Antoni Minces Words When Describing Kobe Bryant's Defense
Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

When Kobe Bryant plays defense off the ball, he can’t be bothered with foolish notions of diligence or discipline. He simply puts years of experience and reinforced bad habits into action and loses himself completely in the moment. He pursues the ball endlessly, like a house cat chasing after a laser pointer, and though he may wind up making ridiculous gambles with startling frequency, the turnovers he is able to create typically wind up generating uncontested scoring opportunities for the Lakers.

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