The sub-header for the ESPN article reads: "The newest Lakers guard is fast becoming Kobe-approved as he finds his way."â†µ
"I've been extremely impressed," Bryant said. "He takes a lot of pressure off of me. I can be a legitimate 2-guard now. Know what I mean? He can play-make for others. Before, I had to score and play-make for others, as well. I don't have to do that. I can be on the receiving end of those plays." Bryant couldn't have been more effusive with his praise of Sessions on Wednesday night.â†µ
Sessions' court vision? "Just the reads that he makes," Bryant said. "He made me one pass tonight that I saw, but I didn't think he saw, and he slipped it right between the defense. I was like, 'Ooh. Interesting.'"â†µ
You might say, "Did anyone think he wouldn't approve of a massive upgrade that makes everyone better?" But then it's important to remember that Kobe Bryant is a psychopath, so of course it's news when he approves of a good player. Andrew Bynum is still waiting...