Chris Manning

Chris Manning is a co-owner and video producer for In addition to his "LD2k" fan-video productions, Chris is working as the "Production Manager" for HS3; A Digital, Brand Strategy and Marketing company based in L.A. which represents the digital entities of numerous high-profile athletes. You can follow him on Twitter for a wide array of sports/Lakers talk!

Lamar Odom and Kobe Bryant were chosen for the US National roster for the 2012 Olympics!

Kobe Bryant is going to help throw as pass to Brown at the dunk contest. Kobe "the prop" Bryant to Cannon Brown!

Kobe Bryant, among other All-Stars, are questionable to play in the game due to injuries.

Bryant underwent an MRI exam on his sprained ankle; will be a game time decision against the Spurs.

Kobe Bryant and Bynum may not play tomorrow. They are listed as "questionable" and "more doubtful."

Phil recognizes that his players are pretty tired; also players around the entire league.

Center is wearing two knee braces and he sits out the second half because of a hip contusion.

Check out how many games Kobe has played since 2007; it might shock you.

The Lakers are mentioned as a suitor for Hinrich, but reports suggest they are interested in reducing payroll.

The Nuggets don't fear the Lakers, and they let it be known by opening their mouths... again.

Vitti believes Kobe is the toughest athlete he's ever worked with; Bryant will play tonight vs. Denver.

Nation Discussion: Should Kobe sit out a game or two?

Phil is the all-time win king in Lakers history!

Kobe tweaks ankle during the Bobcats.