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Kobe Bryant will come back to the Lakers at some point this season. A torn Achilles is not enough to keep Bryant away for too long. Basketball is this man's life, after all.
Bryant's shocking injury April 12 against Golden State ended the Lakers' slim hopes to do anything in the Playoffs and took the wind completely out of the Lakers' sails. The indestructible Bryant suffered a severe injury.
That moment must have been scary for the 35-year-old future Hall of Famer. Bryant possibly could have seen his career ending or at least a career worth having -- one where he is the main player on a team and able to score at will.
In a sit down interview for a select audience, Bryant described the moment of his injury, as captured by Nike PR representative Heidi Burgett:
It is pretty telling that Bryant felt like he could hobble through the final two and a half minutes of the game even though he had a torn Achilles. Or at least, that was his first thought. O...
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Kobe Bryant continues to move forward in his rehabilitation from a torn Achilles' tendon, though the Lakers are unwilling to put an updated timetable on his exact return.
"He's progressing well and has met all the targets and milestones of his rehab, and we expect him to make a full recovery," Lakers spokesman John Black told The Times on Monday. "One of the...
Kobe Bryant continues to move forward in his rehabilitation from a torn Achilles' tendon though the Lakers are unwilling to put an updated timetable on his exact return.
"He's progressing well and has met all the targets and milestones of his rehab and we expect him to make a full recovery" Lakers spokesman John Black told The Times on Monday. "One of the...
The reason Duke’s Ryan Kelly fell so far down the board in the 2013 NBA Draft was due to the questions surrounding his problematic right foot. Despite Kelly claiming after the draft that his doctors expected him to make a full recovery, he still isn’t fully healed, and seeing as the the 22-year-old has yet to sign a contract with the team, it’s beginning to look like he may...
The Los Angeles Lakers have finally stepped up with some real information regarding Kobe Bryant’s return.
The 35-year-old that is going into his 18th season is doing well according to team spokesman John Black.
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It appears that Sasha Vujacic is still pursuing a return to the NBA. The Los Angeles Lakers had some interest in Vujacic back in July, but that interest waned when the team secured a deal with Jordan Farmar. However, Vujacic is still working out in L.A. and is looking to land a deal with an NBA team, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein:
Sources briefed on the Slovenian’s thinking...
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Marcus Landry.
Los Angeles announced the deal Monday.
Landry averaged 15.2 points and 4.2 rebounds in five appearances with the Lakers' summer league team, earning an invitation to training camp. The 6-foot-7 swingman's 3-point shooting accuracy should fit well into coach Mike D'Antoni's system, giving him a chance to make...
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Marcus Landry it was announced today. Per team policy terms of the agreement were not released.
Landry a 6-7 forward out of Wisconsin has spent time over the past three years with the Maine Red Claws and Reno Bighorns of the NBA Development League and internationally with teams in Spain China Venezuela and Puerto Rico. During his two seasons...
If you as me. this was long overdue.
Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol, had this unsightly beard/neck beard thing going on for nine years, and according to a story via Slam Online, he had to shave it after losing a bet to his brother for a good cause.
This summer, Pau and Marc Gasol hosted their first annual Healthy Competition with their organization. The brothers’ Gasol...
Retired NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal recently posed for a photo with a sea lion, and to make the picture more memorable, Shaq made his own sea lion face. The end result was beyond hilarious.
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Despite the expected troubles for an aging Los Angeles Lakers squad, the return of superstar guard Kobe Bryant from a Torn Achilles is one of the biggest storylines heading into the 2013 NBA season. With the first game of the preseason less than a month away, many have speculated on just when we will see […]
Breaking News: The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Marcus Landry to a deal after just five summer league games. Marcus Landry, the younger brother of current Kings forward Carl Landry, has had previous stints in both New York with the Knicks and in Boston for the Celtics. After his last professional play in Boston ...The post Lakers Sign Marcus Landry To Deal appeared first...
Earlier today, Nike hosted an event at the “Tiger Woods Center” called “Black Mamba Unplugged” which allowed Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant to talk about a myriad of subjects.
As you might figure, the topic of Dwight Howard came up and Kobe decided to provide a hilarious response when he was talking to Dwight about what type of friend he would want: