As previously noted, Kobe Bryant wants to retire as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers and it appears that the Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak shares the same sentiment.
Check out this tweet from the Lakers official Twitter account:
Kupchak: "Kobe's made it clear that he intends to retire (as a Laker) and we feel same way."
— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) September 25, 2013
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