Lakers Media Day 2014: Notable Quotes and Photos

The Los Angeles Lakers held their annual Media Day today at their practice facility in El Segundo, California. As usual, most of the attention was focused on Lakers’ superstar, Kobe Bryant, and most questions posed to Bryant were involving his health. The media also keyed in on the subject of health when speaking with Steve Nash who will turn 41 years this season.

We’ve gathered the most notable quotes from today’s event from Twitter:


Byron Scott

Kobe Bryant

A full transcript of Kobe’s interview is available on

Steve Nash

Carlos Boozer

Jeremy Lin

Nick Young

Julius Randle

Jordan Clarkson

Ryan Kelly

Wesley Johnson

Jordan Hill

Robert Sacre

Ed Davis

Xavier Henry:

Event Related:

More photos from Instagram:

Team Dinner photo via Jeremy Lin’s Instagram (@jlin7)

Catching up with @kobebryant.

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Lakers Media Day! #jeremylin #jlin #LakersMediaDay

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Thoroughly enjoyed my first #LakersMediaDay! @Lakers PR team is top notch!

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