The 6-16 Lakers are garbage and will likely continue to be garbage, but Kobe Bryant refuses to give up. His latest motivational tactic: Emotionally dismantling his teammates during practice. Getting yelled at by a champion will make you a champion, maybe.
Seriously, today's practice sounded fun:
(Well, 16, but OK.)
Nick Young was bold enough to defend himself, and Bryant shut him down:
See if Kobe's constant berating worked when the Lakers play the Spurs tomorrow night!
Update (5:45): Via ESPN's Arash Markazi, here are videos of Kobe talking shit, Nick Young talking shit, and Kobe yelling at Mitch Kupchak.