Found February 05, 2013 on Beyond The Buzzer:
Kobe Bryant revealed during Monday’s shootaround in Brooklyn that he has a sprained right elbow, but has been receiving treatment & will start tonight vs. the Nets. He believes the injury occurred when he dunked on Brandon Knight in the Lakers’ 98-97 win over the Pistons Sunday. According to Mark Medina, L.A. Daily News: Although it’s not going sideline him for any games, Kobe Bryant revealed he has been nursing elbow tendinitis in his right arm. “It’s a little sore,” said Bryant, who sat on a bench at the New York Athletic Club wearing a medicine patch on his right arm to get the inflammation out. “But it’s all right though.”
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