Since Phil Jackson retired last spring, there have been a few personnel moves made by the Los Angeles Lakers’ front office that have raised a few eyebrows.
And surprisingly enough, Kobe Bryant wasn’t “in the loop” on any of them. And while a team should never have to consult with a player before making a decision, given Kobe’s contributions to the team’s past present and future, it certainly wouldn’t hurt to consult him before making any big moves.
After all, if Kobe isn’t happy, ain't no one happy.
Here are a couple of decisions the team should have consulted Kobe on before making.