I doubt it very much. If you'll remember, the usual definition of food poisoning is actually “food contamination”. And I don't believe any Kings fan would be low enough to try that sort of thing.
A Celtics fan, maybe. LOL...
I think it's just as likely that Kobe is faking the whole thing. That way if the Lakers lose, he'll have an excuse. And if they win, he'll look like a courageous hero, triumphing over everything including his own illness.
“Over the course of history, the kiss of a woman has poisoned a lot of great minds.”
Apparently this rather cryptic statement means that they don't think he'd be good with Milwaukee because they already have three players in the rotation who are nearly 7 feet tall in Andrew Bogut, Dan Gadzuric, and Charlie Villanueva.