Kobe Bryant Says He Will Retire at End of Season

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant shoots as Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Los Angeles. The Suns won 112-106. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant shoots as Phoenix Suns guard Gerald Green defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Los Angeles. The Suns won 112-106. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES—After 20 years in a Lakers uniform and a lifetime in basketball, Kobe Bryant determined that his aching body and his passion for the...

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