Mike Brown compares Kobe, LeBron

Updated: January 12, 2012, 11:02 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

SALT LAKE CITY -- Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike Brown has barely coached Kobe Bryant for five weeks since the start of training camp after starting his career coaching LeBron James for five years in Cleveland, but he already knows enough about the pair to compare and contrast the two.

"They're both competitive," Brown said before the Lakers beat the Utah Jazz 90-87 in overtime on Wednesday. "They both want to win. There's just a different feel to the two guys. It's hard for me to put into ...

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