LOS ANGELES – The Lakers had just played a series of video tributes filled with Kobe Bryant highlight reels. It also featured a series of Bryant’s interviews that detailed his work ethic and mentality that achieved such results.
Moments later, LeBron James was called to center court. At that moment, James mirrored Bryant perfectly. James came through in the clutch. James did not hesitate to scrap the game plan and call up his own play. And James gave Lakers fans every reason to cheer with his words and actions.
“I got something written down. They asked me to stay on course, whatever the case may be,” James said before throwing away the playbook. “But Lakers Nation, I would be selling ya’ll short if