Matt Barnes Discusses Kobe, His Bad Reputation and How He Is 'Misunderstood'

Lance Fresh@@LanceFreshFeatured ColumnistNovember 5, 2014

Bleacher Report

Matt Barnes was drafted in 2002 and has played for memorable teams throughout the NBA. He was an integral part to the "We Believe" Golden State Warriors team that upset Dallas in the 2007 playoffs. He was on the Orlando Magic team that lost to the Lakers in the Finals, then he joined Kobe Bryant on the Lakers and is now on the NBA championship hopeful Clippers. 

Barnes has seen a lot in the NBA and has a reputation for his defense and aggressive attitude on the court. He talked about the infamous Kobe ball fake and how he is working hard to change what people think about him.

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