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Frustrated Kobe: 'I'll Kick Everybody's Ass'

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LOS ANGELES — Kobe Bryant had seen enough. 

 

Another humiliating loss to another bad team Sunday night had the Lakers co-captain ready to take on the whole team if his teammates don’t start getting their games — and attitudes — together.

 

“I’ll kick everybody’s ass in this locker room if it doesn’t happen,” Bryant said after a 113-103 loss to the Orlando Magic at Staples Center. Yes, the 6-10 Orlando Magic. “It’s the attitude you have to have. Metta (World Peace) is the same way. Dwight (Howard) has it in him as well. Even though he smiles a lot, he cares a lot about this. Come hell or high water, this has to get done.”

 

The Lakers, now 8-9, entered the fourth quarter with a 77-73 lead, and later added three...

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