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Is Kobe Bryant Retiring? Lakers GM Doesn’t Think So

Is Kobe Bryant retiring in the offseason? ESPN reports Los Angeles Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak doesn’t seem to think so. Kupchak said he fully expects Bryant to return next season despite having his season ending due to shoulder surgery this week. Bryant’s torn rotator cuff was the third straight season ending injury for the Lakers all star and he is expected to need nine months...
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Report: Kobe definitely returning next season

        This embed is invalid   " /> Kobe Bryant isn’t about to spend his final days in the NBA on the injured list. The Los Angeles Lakers announced Monday that Bryant would undergo surgery this week on his torn rotator cuff, almost certainly sidelining him for the remainder of the 2014-15 season. If that is indeed the case, this would be the third...
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Kobe Bryant to undergo shoulder surgery, likely out for season

As expected, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant will undergo surgery on his right rotator cuff and is listed as being out indefinitely. The Lakers have not announced a timetable for his return, but in all likelihood, the 36-year-old guard will be out for the rest of the season. Bryant tore his rotator cuff during a dunk attempt against the New Orleans Pelicans last week and an...
Via Rumors and Rants
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant needs surgery, likely out for season

  This embed is invalid   " /> EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Kobe Bryant will have surgery Wednesday on his torn right rotator cuff, likely ending his 19th season with the Los Angeles Lakers. The team announced Bryant’s surgery Monday. He injured his shoulder last week in New Orleans. The Lakers say they’ll announce a timetable for Bryant’s recovery after surgery...
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Los Angeles Lakers weekly: Losses on and off the court

The week that was The Los Angeles Lakers continued to struggle mightily this week, losing 4 straight to the Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Pelicans, San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets, all by double-digit margins. This pushes the losing streak to 8 games, the largest of the season. However, the biggest loss came Wednesday when Kobe Bryant was injured in the loss to the New Orleans...
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Los Angeles Lakers: Kobe expected to miss rest of season

Oh, no. Not again. This is the collective thought Los Angeles Lakers fans had when Kobe Bryant grimaced and held his shoulder following a two-handed dunk in the third quarter against the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night and showed signs of significant pain, playing the remainder of the game with his left hand. Fans’ worst fears were confirmed when it was announced Friday...
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Kobe jokingly blames torn rotator cuff on passing

Kobe Bryant remains in good spirits despite the expectation that his 2014-15 NBA regular season campaign is over due to a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder. Both the Lakers and Bryant anxiously await further news regarding the severity of the veteran’s shoulder injury, Lakers head coach Byron Scott admitted that he’s “worried,” while...Read More The post Kobe Bryant...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant’s season might be over yet again

Reports have surfaced that Kobe Bryant has a torn rotator cuff, and if that's the case then Bean is done for the season. It's a sad day in Lakerland. The post Kobe Bryant’s Season Might Be Over Yet Again appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant can’t name five players on the Celtics

It’s clear that the Boston Celtics have fully committed to rebuilding. They traded star point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks a month ago, and were left with a barren roster as a result. Just ask Kobe Bryant, who gave a great response when asked if he could name five players currently on the team’s roster. “Nope,” Bryant said with a laugh, via the Boston Herald...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant admits he has thought about retirement

Kobe Bryant has sent mixed signals about when he plans to retire, and the way things have gone for the Los Angeles Lakers this season may have changed his outlook. Kobe has been getting nights off to rest with regularity and playing less minutes when he is active, leading many to wonder if the end...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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