Kobe Bryant laughs off critics

The Lakers' leader answered his detractors by dropping 40 points on Golden State

Updated: April 2, 2012, 3:38 AM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Kobe Bryant isn't on Twitter. He doesn't have a personal Facebook account. He says he doesn't usually listen to sports talk radio or read sports blogs.

Of course, that doesn't mean what is written about him doesn't eventually get back to him. When he struggles he isn't immune to the barrage of criticism directed his way, and there was plenty on Saturday after Bryant missed his first 15 shots against the New Orleans Hornets and was held scoreless through three quarters.

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