Lakers News And Rumors Recap: Kobe Looking Good At Practice
With the Lakers not having a game until Friday, these next three days of practice will be instrumental in seeing how soon Kobe Bryant will return to the lineup.
Judging by the reports from today, Bryant’s return is looking like it will be coming very soon.
Coach Mike D’Antoni spoke about this being a big step forward for Bryant, while Pau Gasol talked about Bryant’s transition back into the lineup. He punctuated the practice with a vicious slam dunk on a fast break.
Bryant also had another commercial released from his sponsorship with Turkish Airlines co-starring with soccer superstar Lionel Messi showing that even when he isn’t on the court, Bryant’s star power is still visible.
Lakers Nation News
“The Veto” Shockwaves, Two Years Later – Silver Screen & Roll
Thoughts On Jordan Farmar’s Torn Hamstring – Forum Blue & Gold
This Band Of Brothers Will Not Give Up – Lake Show Life
Jordan Farmar Receives Platelet-Rich Plasma Shot For Hamstring Tear – LA Times
LeBron Says Wade Is ‘Getting That Kobe Deal’ In Next Contract – Pro Basketball Talk
Jason Kidd Re-Assigns Lawrence Frank To Lesser Role With Nets – ESPN
Following Kobe Bryant’s Contract Extension, Wade, Nowitzki Uneasily Discuss Their Futures – Ball Don’t Lie
Look Before You Leap – Grantland
Report: Woodson’s Job Could Hinge On Nets Game – CBS Sports