Kobe Wants More Of A Say In Who Will Be The Lakers' Sideline Prop

The Lakers are reportedly set to hire former Cavs coach Mike Brown to succeed Phil Jackson. Actual coach/GM Kobe Bryant is said to be "surprised" by the news because he expected to see L.A. assistant Brian Shaw promoted to the position and was "not a part of the decision-making process." [SI] » 5/25/11 1:35pm 5/25/11 1:35pm