ESPN.com – NBA – Kobe Bryant’s court statement: “‘I want to apologize to her for my behavior that night and for the consequences she has suffered in the past year. Although this year has been incredibly difficult for me personally” More … (AP)

At least the man has some real class to make this public statement. So… one less high profile court case for the talking heads to cover during prime time this month. Just as well. This one was getting old anyway. Stay tuned however for the civil case, in case that’s your cup of tea. It won’t be far behind. Will it be a slam dunk, or a lay-up for Kobe? Hmm…