He elaborated: ''I've seen them take charges and lay there with a messed-up back. I've seen Michael not take one ... charge and he's healthy his whole career, and the same thing with Magic,'' Bryant said.
"I might not be the smartest guy in the room but I can figure that (stuff) out. I don't take charges, Metta (World Peace) doesn't take charges. Steve (Blake) will take a charge every now and then, but most everybody else just stands up and plays. I probably took one last year. By accident probably, he joked. I couldn't get out of the way."
Coach Mike Brown had a different opinion:
"I'm a big charge guy. I'm more a charge guy than a shot-blocking guy," he said, noting that even 7-foot-3 center Zydrunas Ilgauskas would drop to the floor to take charges for him in Cleveland.
Don't think Zen master MB is winning this one.
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