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CP3 helped turn around the franchise

The Clippers have made the playoffs every year since trading for Chris Paul in 2011. The nine-time All-Star has helped produce wins to make L.A. a contender year in and year out.

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The under-the-radar rematch

Pay close attention to what's happening out in the Pac-12 this weekend. Most of the attention is on Oklahoma and Kansas, but USC and Arizona have four overtimes worth of pleasantries to renew as well. Weekend Homework

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Nuggets forward Will Barton calls Kobe Bryant "the best player ever" and says "every time he steps on the court, something legendary happens."

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Klay Thompson, whose father Mychal played for the Lakers, is excited to be a part of Kobe Bryant's last All-Star Game.

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Isaiah Thomas has no intention of taking it easy on Kobe Bryant in Kobe's final All-Star Game.

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Wade reflects of first game against Kobe (1:12)
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Anthony Davis: "Anytime I'm on the floor and Kobe's on the floor and he asks for the ball I'm giving it to him."

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CP3 credits depth for Clippers overcoming Griffin injury (3:00)
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LeBron's admiration for Kobe goes back to childhood (1:04)
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Kobe honored to witness the progression of the game (0:31)

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Kobe Bryant told John Wall after their last meeting that the Wizards PG could call him to pick his brain whenever he wants: "To hear one of the all-time greats say that it means a lot."

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kobe was asked about biggest challenge of final season. He referenced his body and all that it takes to get it ready every single day.

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Curry on Kobe: 'To score 81 points, it seems ridiculous' (0:43)

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Kawhi Leonard on his favorite Kobe Bryant memory: "His 81 point game and just going to school the next day and talking to everyone about it."

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Anything Kobe wishes he could've done? "I wish I could've won the two that got away," he said, referencing Finals losses vs. DET & BOS.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Another gift for Kobe from a "media" member:

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

How many minutes does Kobe want to play in his final All-Star Game? "I'd be good with 10." #NBAAllStarTO

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

A "media" member gave Kobe a gift:

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Kobe-mania...

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kobe is here #Toronto