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Kobe Bryant of the Lakers drives to the basket past Oklahoma City's Nenad Krstic, left, Thabo Sefolosha, and Jeff Green during the NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Ford Center,Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009. The Lakers won 107-93. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN