re: Kobe hints at next season being his last(Posted by molsusports on 3/31/13 at 3:41 pm to tgr4ever)
He should do what he thinks is best for him on the balance.
It is hard to have been the best and no longer be able to play at that level. Plus, his present contract is just unsustainable... I doubt his ego would be ok with playing for a rational number instead of his present compensation.