EIGHT COLOR PHOTOS: WALTER IOOSS JR. Tourist Traps Not much time for sight-seeing in New York. Kobe's day started with practice, followed by interviews and then some corporate glad-handing at a McDonald's. As darkness fell, it was back to his room for pizza and a little rest. But just a little. At 6:30, Kobe walked back to the gym to lift weights. No rest for the gifted.