Bryant rejoined the Lakers after having a procedure on his knee performed overseas. He received an ovation when he walked onto the floor in sweats during warm-ups, and sat on the bench during the game. Bryant, who is also recovering from a torn Achilles tendon, was not made available to the media but reported progress in an in-house television interview.
JaVale McGee led Denver with 14 points.
Mike Miller doesn't deny on the Dan Le Batard Show that he knew LeBron James was going to sign with the Cavaliers before Pat Riley found out.
Mike Miller remembers the pressure that was on the 2011-12 Miami Heat to win the NBA championship.
Dan Le Batard criticizes Pacers president Larry Bird for publicly saying Frank Vogel pleaded with him to remain as coach of the Pacers.