This time it’s Steve Nash stepping front and center on Kobe’s behalf. When TMZ questioned Steve about his thoughts on the rumors regarding the Lakers cutting Kobe to save themselves a potential $80 million, Nash responded the way a good team mate should!

Take a look!

So, now that the talk has switched from the Laker’s future in the playoffs this year, to if Kobe will be able to make a comeback or not, we wonder how long the Lakers players will have to address this stuff for the cameras?  It seems as though defending Kobe is now the talking point of the day for Kobe’s fellow teammates. Wonder how long it will be before they are able to speak about their own game play again?

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