Well that didn't take long.
- Geek & Sci-Fi
It's often misconstrued throughout Kobe Bryant's illustrious, roller coaster and controversial career that Shaq was his most hated teammate at one point or another.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/02/kobe-bryants-the-black-mamba-movie-featuring-kanye-west-bruce-willis-and-danny-trejo"> Lakers/Celtics, Duke/UNC, Ohio State/Michigan, Yankees/Red Sox, the world/Cowboys, Cell/Rosado/myself, you know what they have in common? They all hate each other with an unabashed passion and, as fans, we wouldn't have it any other way. Rivalries are a key ingredient to the giant recipe that is sports. Sometimes, however, those tug-of-wars occur between former teammates. The Los Angeles Lakers may be the cream of the crop in the NBA right now, but only <a href="http://www.basketball-reference.com/teams/LAL/2007.html">five years ago</a> the franchise was known as Kobe Bryant and a bunch of guys who the D-League would pass on.