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Dawana added that she was worried the addition of James would upset the development of an "up-and-coming team," which finished last season with a 35-47 record. But Dawana said she would try her hardest to enter this new era, featuring the greatest player on the planet, with an open mind. After all, Bryant had given the move his blessing via Twitter."But I'm not excited about it," she said.Mychal Thompson, a former power forward who won two championships with the "Showtime"-era Lakers of the late 1980s, said he understood why so many fans still hold Bryant in such high regard."Oh, that's easy, man: his passion, his competitiveness and his desire to win," Thompson said in a telephone interview. "He gave fans every ounce he had. Kobe would never take a night off. And if you asked him if he wanted to rest, he would look at you like you're crazy."Thompson was less understanding about the anti-LeBron sentiment in at least one corner of the Lakers fan base. That segment, Thompson said, seems