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NBA All-Star Chat: Will Kobe Bryant get his 5th All-Star MVP?


It's a well established fact Kobe Bryant continues to chase history.

A sixth championship ring puts him in a tie with Michael Jordan. Bryant recently surpassed Shaquille O'Neal for fifth place on the NBA's all-time scoring list. His league-leading 28.3 points could give Bryant his second regular-season MVP award. 

But Bryant might chase another milestone in the 2012 NBA All-Star game. Bryant has the chance to grab his a league-record fifth All-Star MVP Sunday, which would surpass Hawks power forward Bob Pettit for the most All-Star MVPS. Bryant is also 19 points shy of surpassing Michael Jordan's All-Star record of 262 points.  It remains to be seen whether Bryant's more motivated for that or resting his body for a grueling second half of the season. 

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Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Oklahoma City

Metta World Peace

Usually opponents viewed the Lakers as measuring stick games, hoping a regular-season victory would reveal how they could fare in the postseason.

Now it's the opposite. The Lakers (20-13) visit Oklahoma City (26-7), the Western Conference's top team that many feel will advance to the NBA Finals. The Lakers will quickly find out if their aging and experienced roster will prove enough against a team, whose average age rests at 25.46.

After defeating the aging Celtics on Thursday, the Thunder has confidence the purple & gold will also run out of energy. After picking up their first road signature win against Dallas, the Lakers remain determined that they've finally established a positive identity.

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Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Timberwolves

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Live Chat: Lakers vs. Bucks

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Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Magic

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Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Miami Heat

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Lakers Chat: Will Andrew Bynum make the All-Star team?

Andrew Bynum

Early returns show Andrew Bynum is in the running to make the NBA All-Star team. But will he be able to continue to elevate his play, despite increasing double teams? We'll discuss that topic and more in the chat below the jump

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Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Jazz

Can the Lakers get their first road win of the season? Join the chat below the jump and discuss!

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Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns

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