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Kobe Bryant wows in China exhibition

Updated: August 20, 2012, 7:47 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Eight days after he helped lead the U.S. to Olympic basketball gold, Kobe Bryant put on a dazzling show in China in dropping 68 points in 15 minutes at a charity exhibition game.

"I wanted to play it cool but what the heck, the place was packed with fans who'd sang an early happy birthday to me and really wanted to watch me go to work," Bryant said in a post on his Facebook page.

The game featured two 15-minute halves, and Bryant said he didn't play in the first half but was cajoled ...

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