In the face of uncertainty, Kobe's comeback has begun

Monday December 9th, 2013
It remains to be seen how quickly Kobe Bryant (right) will recover his trademark explosiveness.
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Most athletes, most people, would be petrified by such uncertainty. Bryant -- self-promotional, self-critical, but beyond all else self-assured -- laughed at the sound of it. The revival, or whatever this is, has begun.

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