Kobe Bryant News Archive
Bryant (Achilles) made his season debut Sunday putting up nine points (2-9 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 5-7 FT), eight rebounds, four assists, two steals and eight turnovers in 28 minutes.
Bryant (Achilles) will start Sunday against the Raptors.
Bryant (Achilles) will likely see between 20 and 30 minutes in his return to action Sunday, the Lakers' official site reports. "Somewhere in the twenties, but not more than that," coach Mike D'Antoni said.
Bryant (Achilles) will make his season debut Sunday against the Raptors, CBS Sports.com reports.
Bryant (Achilles) has a "pretty good" chance of making his season debut Sunday against the Raptors, the Orange County Register reports.
Bryant (Achilles) says he will not play Friday versus the Kings, CNBC Los Angeles reports.
Bryant (Achilles) is continuing toward playing on Friday, the Los Angeles Times reports. Coach Mike D'Antoni said if Kobe can get through Wednesday and Thursday's practices, "then Friday looks good...but we don't know for sure."
Bryant (Achilles) was unhindered in Tuesday's full-court scrimmage, the Lakers' official site reports. Asked what Bryant was able to fit in, coach Mike D'Antoni said, "Everything...he looked good."
Bryant (Achilles) is scheduled to practice Tuesday through Thursday, and this will give the Lakers a good idea of whether or not he will be ready to go on Friday, Turner Sports reports.
Bryant (Achilles) is getting closer to playing, according to coach Mike D'Antoni, who said Friday at Sacramento is a possibility, Lakers reporter Mike Trudell reports.