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Old 01-25-2006, 11:35 PM   #66
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Originally Posted by Doug Graham
It's hard to compare the Kobe game with Wilt's because there isn't footage of Wilt's. But, just going off what I read about the Wilt game and the stories about it...growing up in Philly, you hear a lot of them...I doubt Kobe's 81 could have been more impressive.
Doug, you got a good link for the story on that... or a box score?
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Originally Posted by Shawndo
I read that Kobe's teammates have been calling him "81" lately... the article touted it as his new nickname, which begged the question: was there an 'old' nickname?
I've heard a nickname... but I doubt you wanna hear it. Shirts were going like hotcakes for $20 in front of the Fleet Center before the Lakers/Celts game. They were yellow Laker shirts with #8... but it didn't say Bryant on the back
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