Kobe Bryant put forth a solid effort during the Lakers’ win over the Celtics in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, leading his team with 30 points and six assists, and contributing seven rebounds as well. But perhaps his unflinching concentration was the most impressive part of his game.
During the 4th quarter, Bryant sat at the bench as the Lakers held a comfortable lead. Chris Rock, sitting just feet away, talked, laughed and gestured at Bryant. Kobe’s response? Stone silence and not even the slightest acknowledgement of the famous comedian next to him. Scroll down to see the footage.