Kobe clearifies a myth about, if the Lakers will do bad, he might ask out again. Good little read and it sounds like Kobe is truly on the same page with his teammates.
PE.com: The most pointed question was when he was asked to address the perception that if the Lakers’ play slips that he’ll ask to be traded again.
“That’s not true,” Bryant responded. “That’s not the first thing they would be wrong about.”
Bryant said the “turning point” was a conversation he had with his teammates before the season started in October.
“I went to the guys and kind of talked to them about the business side of the game, ’cause the business of basketball a lot times can really mess things up,” Bryant said. “I wasn’t the only player that was being talked about in trade discussions. Lamar (Odom), he was talked about in trade discussions, as well as some other players.