“The former Lakers coach said he became so frustrated with Bryant that he told Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak in January, “â€¦I won’t coach this team next year, if he is still hereâ€¦He won’t listen to anyone. I’ve had it with this kidâ€¦”
Jackson’s efforts to trade Kobe Bryant at least twice, including during the 1999-2000 season were rebuffed by Laker owner Jerry Buss. ”
Kobe is an idiot.