Lakers suspect Kobe Bryant tore his Achilles in game against Warriors
Kobe Bryant had to leave Friday night’s game against the Golden State Warriors early due to a leg injury.
Shortly after the game ended in a 118-116 Los Angeles Lakers win, the team announced Kobe likely tore his left Achilles and will get an MRI to confirm Saturday.
Lakers say Kobe Bryant is suspected to have torn his left Achilles. MRI needed tomorrow to confirm but … wowza—
Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) April 13, 2013
After the game, Kobe made it clear this injury is not like the many other small, nagging ones he’s played through over the course of his career.
Kobe has played through a million injuries & ailments throughout his career, but this won’t be one of them: “I can’t. I can’t walk.”—
Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) April 13, 2013