Will Kobe finally win MVP? 

December, 24, 2007
12/24/07
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Kobe insists that winning an MVP award isn't high on his list of priorities.

When I told him I think it's a shame that the guy considered to be the league's best player for the past few years could retire without an MVP, he still didn't bite.

"What's going to define me is championships,'' Kobe told me last week. "Bill Russell, I don't know how many MVPs he had, but he has a lot of rings.''

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