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Kobe Injury

Kobe's Injury: 3 Ugly Years for the Lakers?

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 02.21.2014 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

One thing is for sure, the glamor franchise of the NBA for years, the Los Angeles Lakers, are heading into an uncertain and murky future.

Kobe Has Eyes On Returning To Lakers On Sunday

Los Angeles Daily News | Mark Medina | Posted 02.05.2014 | Los Angeles

Long after most of his teammates scattered, Kobe Bryant stayed on the practice floor hoisting jumper after jumper and free throws. The image showed wh...

Kobe Not Planning To Play Friday Night For Lakers

Los Angeles Daily News | Mark Medina | Posted 02.04.2014 | Los Angeles

The Lakers have preached caution with Kobe Bryant's pending return, knowing the sensitivity surrounding his left Achilles tendon makes it unpredictabl...

Jordan Schultz

2013 NBA Western Conference Preview

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.22.2013 | Sports

The NBA season tips off on Oct. 29, and as is par for the course, the drama has already begun. The Western Conference features an abundance of questio...

Kobe Would Play Today IF...

Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

If the Los Angeles Lakers had a postseason game today then Kobe Bryant would be in the lineup, probably. Nevermind that Bryant, who tore his Achilles ...

Real Talk From Magic On Laker's Chances Next Season

Los Angeles Daily News | Mark Medina | Posted 09.29.2013 | Los Angeles

As he stood on the field at Dodger Stadium, Magic Johnson looked hundreds of students in the eyes and conveyed one simple message. "You have to adapt...

Jordan Schultz

Who Can Win The West?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.18.2013 | Sports

What will Thunder head coach Scott Brooks do if Russell Westbrook reverts to "hero ball"? What happens when Chris Paul picks up three fouls in the fir...

'He Will Be Back And With A Vengeance'

Los Angeles Daily News | Mark Medina | Posted 06.16.2013 | Los Angeles

One move he swore he performed a million times soon led Kobe Bryant into an uncertain future. Bryant drove past a defender at the top of the key befo...

Playing Through. Or Not.

Abby Sims | Posted 06.15.2013 | Sports
Abby Sims

With the focus on projecting the impact of 35 year-old Kobe Bryant's ruptured left Achilles on the Lakers' playoff prospects and his future in the sport, there hasn't been much said about the implications of Bryant having played hurt.

Lakers Win Without Kobe

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 06.14.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES — An empty chair sat in front of Kobe Bryant's locker Sunday night, and the Los Angeles Lakers realized they would have to fill it t...

Kobe: 'Maybe Father Time Has Defeated Me'

Posted 04.13.2013 | Sports

Kobe Bryant couldn't sleep after suffering a "probable torn Achilles" in the Lakers' win against the Warriors on Friday night. At 3:36 a.m. PST, Bryan...

'Coach' Kobe Sidelined Early But Lakers Win

AP | MICHAEL MAROT | Posted 03.16.2013 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS -- When Kobe Bryant's playing days end, perhaps he has a future in coaching. If the transition goes as smoothly as it did Friday night, ...

Kobe Goes Down

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 03.13.2013 | Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers' loss to the Atlanta Hawks may cost more than position in the standings as Kobe Bryant suffered an ankle injury in the final se...

HIGHLIGHTS: Kobe And Pau Lift Lakers Over Jazz For First Win

AP | Posted 12.28.2011 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- After finishing three games in roughly 56 hours with their best effort yet, Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers demonstrated why the...

Kobe Suffered Wrist Injury In First Preseason Game

AP | Posted 02.20.2012 | Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant did not play in the Los Angeles Lakers' preseason finale against the Clippers on Wednesday night because of a torn li...