MICHAEL JORDAN PAYS TRIBUTE TO KOBE BRYANT IN CHARLOTTE!

Mamba in the Mirror: Jordan must have felt like he was looking at a reflection of himself in Kobe back in 2001. The Mamba Retirement party continues in Charlotte as MICHAEL JORDAN pays a humble tribute to KOBE BRYANT during the Lakers-Hornets pre-game festivities... Video courtesy: NBA For years Kobe's mentor and confidant,

KOBE BRYANT BEING BENCHED IS ‘NOT AN OPTION’ SAYS BYRON SCOTT!

Legacy and respect: Scott believes Kobe's resume and status with the Lakers affords him the honor of starting. In what looks to be KOBE BRYANT's swan song season, the 20-year NBA superstar veteran is looking anything but super as he struggles to find his shot, his accuracy and his legs. Yet