With the recently announced retirements of Jason Kidd and Grant Hill, and other contemporaries dropping out of the league like characters in a George R.R. Martin novel, it's only natural Kobe Bryant would be introspective. But did he also stumble on a new Dreamworks animated franchise?
"That makes me the last dinosaur, doesn't it," Bryant said in an interview with ESPNLosAngeles.com Monday.
He then added, so he has some company: "I got to make sure Derek (Fisher) keeps playing."