Kobe hits another milestone!
It’s Official! Kobe has now become the third Laker to reach 5,000 assists (#1 Magic Johnson, #2 Jerry West). He also joins the Elite Gold Crew – 25,000 pts, 5000 rebounds, and 5000 assists with only seven NBA greats including: Karl Malone ‘the Mailman’, MJ, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Check out the video of Kobe’s 5,000 assist!
In the process, the Lakers at home beat the Houston Rockets 114-106 (Tues Feb 1). The Lakers were on a mission after Sunday’s home defeat at the hands of the Boston Celtics ‘Big 3’. Kobe Bryant had 32 points, 11 assists, and six rebounds. Lamar Odom had 20 points and 20 rebounds, Pau Gasol had 26 points and 16 rebounds. Odom said after the game, “We lack Chatta, simple playground ball talk” (stats courtesy msn.com, foxsports)
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