Kobe Bryant has indicated he can't
There isn't much to fear about the Los Angeles Lakers anymore, except for Kobe Bryant.
When a team relies heavily on a scorer or two to carry the workload, the game plan to assure victory is to minimize the role players.
When talking about the NBA age of Paul Pierce and Kobe Bryant, it's not just the years, but also the miles.
The six to eight weeks Kevin Durant was projected to be out has come and gone.