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Video: Kobe Bryant got hurt and thinks Dahntay Jones pulled a ‘Jalen Rose’

The Los Angeles Lakers suffered a difficult defeat last night the Hawks, but more concerning is the loss of Kobe Bryant to injury. Bryant rolled his ankle and suffered a severe sprain on the final play of the game, as he came down awkwardly on his game-winning shot attempt. It appeared as if Dahntay Jones undercut him when he challenged the shot, causing Kobe to hurt himself. This...
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Kobe out with sprained ankle

Kobe Bryant is out indefinitely after spraining his ankle in the final seconds of the Lakers' loss to the Atlanta Hawks.

Poll: Will the Lakers make the playoffs after Kobe Bryant's anlke injury, leaving him out indefinitely?

After a miserable start to the season, the Los Angeles Lakers had finally started to build some momentum, winning 6 of its last 7 games and pulling into 8th place in the Western Conference standings. However, in the 4th quarter of the Lakers' 96t-92 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night, Kobe Bryant suffered a severe ankle sprain, and according to Yahoo's Ball Don...

Bryant out indefinitely with severe ankle sprain

The Lakers' push for the playoffs might be without Kobe Bryant for a while. The Los Angeles star severely sprained his left ankle Wednesday night after missing a game-tying shot in the closing seconds of a loss to the Atlanta Hawks. Lakers spokesman John Black said Bryant is out indefinitely, just as a team that underachieved much of the season is playing its best basketball...

Kobe Bryant's Ankle Fails Playing Test; Lakers win

Kobe Bryant decided to give it a try Friday night when the Lakers took on the Indiana Pacers in spite of the sever sprain that he suffered earlier this week. He didn't last long. After about a period of play that was lackluster at best and saw Kobe go scoreless--only the 15th time in 17 seasons, he called it a night. As it turns out that was okay. Dwight Howard turned...

Lakers' Kobe Bryant Back in Starting Lineup

Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant is one of the most durable players in the league today. He's managed to thrive under pain and injury and will do so again Friday night. After going down with a sprained left ankle which was labelled "severe", many believed Bryant would miss game time, at least a couple of games. The Black Mamba and the Lakers have other plans...

Dwight Howard is the Wilmer Valderrama of trash-talking NBA centers (video)

  As covered here extensively at the Sportress over the past week or so, Los Angeles Lakers center and perceived turncoat Dwight Howard made his much-anticipated return to Orlando on Tuesday night to face his former team — and a chorus of boos, posters and hecklers — at Amway Arena. Howard managed to play admirably despite the outright hostility — although never silencing...

Gasol Set To Return Next Week, Will Replace Clark In Lakers' Starting Lineup

Pau Gasol has been sidelined since Feb. 5 with a torn plantar fascia in his right foot.

Kobe will be game-time decision

Kobe Bryant's availability for Friday night's game will be a game-time decision. The Lakers' star has spent the past two days treating what he calls the worst sprained ankle of his career. He was injured after landing on the foot of Atlanta's Dahntay Jones in the closing seconds Wednesday night. NBA officials said Thursday a foul should have been called on the play...

Dwight Howard Still Has Plenty of Growing Up To Do

Prior to Tuesday night's game between Dwight Howard's new team, the Los Angeles Lakers, and his old one, the Orlando Magic, the big man said a lot of the right things. He apologized for his recent bashing of the team and talked a lot about growing up. Now call me crazy, but I took his comments to mean that he has done a lot of growing up; not that he needs to do a lot...

Kobe Bryant thinks Dahntay Jones “Jalen Rose’d” him by intentionally hurting him

Kobe Bryant severely sprained his ankle during the final minutes of Lakers vs. Hawks. Bryant was injured attempting a game-tying jumper on the baseline. He was fading away from the basket as he shot the ball, and landed on the leg of Hawks guard Dahntay Jones.Following the game, not only did Kobe say the sprain was the worst he’s experienced since the 2000 Finals when Jalen Rose...

Preview: Lakers vs. Hawks

A lot of anxiety fell into Dwight Howard prior to the game in Orlando last night. His first visit in the city that he gives credit to for raising him as the player he is today since his rookie year in 2004. But it turned out that Howard managed his emotions real well and led the Lakers (34-31) to their 4th-straight win to reclaim the 8th seed in the west from Utah. The Lakers...

NBA says that Dahntay Jones fouled Kobe and should have shot free throws

Kobe Bryant was silently fuming after the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Atlanta Hawks.  With just under 10 seconds to go in the game, Kobe Bryant attempted a fadeaway [...]
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