RAMSEY: Kobe, our favorite villain, will rise again

You've reached 4 FREE premium stories this month

Simply register to continue. It's free.

Register Learn more

Already registered? Click here to login.

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, front right, is fouled while driving for a shot by Denver Nuggets center Kosta Koufos, back right, as guard Andre Iguodala comes in to cover in the third quarter of the Nuggets' 119-108 victory in an NBA basketball game in Denver on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Photo by STF