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Kobe Bryant Wants To Opt Out Of All-Star Game
Posted By Sports Talk Florida On January 24, 2014 @ 11:57 AM In NBA,News and Rumors | No Comments
Here is his quote, via ESPNLosAngeles.com’s Dave McMenamin:
“With all due respect to the fans that voted me in, I certainly appreciate that, they know how much I appreciate that, but you got to do the right thing as well,” Bryant said before the Lakers’ 109-102 loss to the Miami Heat on Thursday night. “My fans know you got to reward these young guys for the work that they’ve been putting in….
“I think it’s important for them to go in and perform,” Bryant said. “They’ve been playing all season. They deserve to be in there. They deserve to play. So, I see no reason why they shouldn’t be out there doing their thing.”
For more on this story visit: Kurt Helin, NBC Sports Pro Basketball Talk 
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