Originally posted on Larry Brown Sports  |  Last updated 3/26/13

The good folks at Madame Tussauds in Hollywood updated Kobe Bryant’s wax statue during the week to reflect the ankle injury the Lakers star was fighting. As you can see in the photo above, a big “get well soon” mat was placed in front of the wax figure. They also added a muscle stimulator to Bryant’s left ankle and attached the device to his shorts. Bryant sprained his ankle at the end of the Lakers’ loss to the Grizzlies a week and a half ago. He tried returning for the team’s next game, but after that didn’t go so well, he took the week off and returned Friday against the Wizards. Nice to see Madame Tussaud’s keeping up with current events. via Lakers Now/Los Angeles Times Related posts: Kobe Bryant out indefinitely with sprained ankle (Video) Kobe Bryant Dunks on Emeka Okafor (Video), Ankle Seems Fine Stephen Curry Hits the Nike Laboratory to Figure Out How He’s Injuring His Ankle

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