After a restful summer the Lakers star and NBA Finals MVP checked in from training camp to discuss off-season moves and his new hobby
Dan Patrick: Would you rather watch postseason baseball or postseason football?
Kobe Bryant: I'm sorry I didn't catch that. The guys around here are talking too loud.
DP: Well, you're the leader. Tell them to shut up. Is it [Ron] Artest? You don't want to tell him to shut up.
KB: I pick my battles. I try to save my yelling for during the game.... But I'd rather watch postseason football.
DP: You got T'd up by the replacement refs in a preseason game. Are you testing them?
KB: Nah, that was really ... comical. I didn't say anything that really merited a technical.