Dwight Howard made his Lakers preseason debut on Sunday, scoring 19 points and 12 rebounds in a loss. Will the duo, seen here during unfriedlier times, lead Los Angeles to its NBA title? (Fernando Media/NBAE via Getty Images)
Nicknamed the "Black Mamba", Kobe is an American professional basketball player for the LA Lakers. He entered the NBA directly from high school, and has played for the Lakers his entire career, winning five NBA championships.
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