Will Kobe Play In The All-Star Game? Let's Talk About Lil Wayne

Let's get the Kobe news out of the way. From the LA Times:

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Bryant said his status for Wednesday's game against Utah remains a "game-time decision" as well as whether he'll play in the All-Star game this weekend. Nonetheless, trainer Gary Vitti told TNT that Bryant should remain sidelined until after the All-Star break, with Bryant responding, "If I'm not able to play, I won't play. But if I'm healthy, I will. It's as simple as that."

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The All-Star Game without Kobe Bryant? It could happen, and it probably should. He needs the rest. And.. Okay so that's the story.

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And now, since Lil Wayne's going to prison this afternoon for at least 8 months, we'll honor his impending absence by including Lil Wayne lyrics, songs, and photos in everything we do for the rest of the day. And by we, I mean me.

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First up? Wayne's paean to Kobe Bryant, from last year's NBA playoffs.

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Black mamba / attack conquer / basketball beast / rap monster ... I drop 40 on ya double team / then I drop 81 on another team 

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I'm the best, yes, and he the best, yeah / Don't worry Lebron / Get 'em next year

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FREE LIL WAYNE

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