Achilles tendon

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant at the NBA basketball teams media day, in El Segundo, Calif. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File)

Kobe likely to miss 6 weeks with fracture in knee

  EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Kobe Bryant is expected to miss about six weeks with an injured left knee. The Lakers said Thursday that an MRI showed Bryant has a fracture of the lateral […]

12/19/2013

Bret Lewis

Forget ‘no pain, no gain’

So what are the chances we see Kobe Bryant back playing at or near the level we expect? He tore his Achilles tendon and by all accounts… it was a complete tear. The time frame is six to nine months before he could even attempt a comeback.

04/15/2013