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Bryant will get a much needed rest.

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After much discussion of Kobe Bryant's fatigue level in the aftermath of arguably his worst game of the season, Byron Scott announced that Bryant would sit out vs. the Warriors to rest. From Kevin Ding of Bleacher Report:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p>Byron says Kobe is sitting out vs. Warriors tonight &quot;just to give him a little bit of rest.&quot;</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/547568856214945792">December 24, 2014</a></blockquote>

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For those wondering if Kobe agreed with this decision, Baxter Holmes of ESPN tweeted this:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p>Byron Scott on sitting out Kobe to rest: &quot;He was okay with me making the decision&quot;</p>&mdash; Baxter Holmes (@BaxterHolmes) <a href="https://twitter.com/BaxterHolmes/status/547568972380401664">December 24, 2014</a></blockquote>

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Wayne Ellington will start in Bryant's place, and it is unknown as of now how many games Bryant will sit out for. Stay tuned to Silver Screen and Roll for all of the latest updates.