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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 […]
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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. Please click here to read this story. The post Lakers update Kobe Bryant’s progress appeared first on Players View.

Kobe Bryant explains the moment his Achilles tore

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...

Kobe 'progressing well' but likely to miss preseason

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...

Guy tries to recreate Kobe Bryant car jump and fails

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Lakers' Kobe Bryant likely to sit out preseason

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Kobe Bryant 'progressing well' but likely will miss exhibition games

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 Injury Update

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Lakers Hope Kobe can Play in Two Preseason Games

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 Bryant return to the hardwood. Lakers spokesman John Black told Mike Bresnahan...

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Kobe Bryant ‘progressing well’ but likely will miss all of preseason

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Lakers reveal ‘Hollywood Nights’ black uniforms

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Online sportsbook has the Lakers/Grizzlies at same odds to win NBA title

To be honest, betting lines/odds are usually in flux and before the 2013/14 NBA season has even started, betting websites have already put odds on who will win the NBA championship. The fine folks over at Bovada Sportsbook have the Miami Heat as the favorites with 19/10 odds but the most surprising part was the area where the Los Angeles Lakers were place. The Lakers were given 33...
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