So if her motive was purely monetary, the experience couldn't have been that detrimental to her. Anyone with any common sense would know, if you are really that hurt by someone, your motive shouldn't be seeking money (especially if you know $10 million wouldn't mean much to that person), your motive should be revenge/justice. When you are thinking money, it's a whole different story.
In addition, if you followed the trial, there were a lot of evidence which surfaced that were against the plantiff, and not so many against Kobe. If the trial continues on the same course, she was not going to win.
Kobechrome's right, these are all mere speculations. So let's go back to the bare and simple fact, did Kobe get convicted of rape? No. That's that.