Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, right, puts up a shot as Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum, of France, defends during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Frida

 

              Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, right, puts up a shot as Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum, of France, defends during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Frida
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, right, puts up a shot as Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum, of France, defends during the first half of their NBA basketball game, Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)