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Kobe Byrant has successful shoulder surgery.

Projected recovery time is 9 months for Kobe Bryant

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Kobe Bryant had successful surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff on Wednesday which officially has ruled him out for the rest of the 2014-15 season.

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Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff.

Season likely over for Kobe Bryant with news of torn rotator cuff

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Kobe Bryant defied the odds by completing his comeback from not only returning from 1 devastating injury but two: a torn Achilles that ended his season after 78 games in 2013 and then a fractured left knee that ended his season after just 6 games in 2014. This takes us to 2015 where Bryant played in 35 games before again succumbing to another major injury, this time a torn rotator cuff in his shoulder which will likely end his season.   Continue reading

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Photo: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Dots don’t connect in Kobe being the downfall of the Lakers

(Photo: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)

The idea that Kobe Bryant is a difficult player to play with and has possibly scared away some free agents is not a revelation to those that have followed the Los Angeles Lakers for at least the last 18 years of Kobe’s career. Continue reading

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Playing Dahntay Jones of the Jazz, Kobe Finally Gets Chance at Revenge

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The date was March 13, 2013, it was a cold Wednesday night in Atlanta, Georgia and the Lakers were visiting the Atlanta Hawks on the second night of a back-to-back, having just played the Magic in Orlando the night before and looking to complete the final game of their mini 3 game road trip 2 nights later in Indiana to face the Pacers.  Continue reading

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Kobe feeling like himself after day one of Practice

(Photo: @Lakers Twitter )

Getting through one day of practice isn’t usually newsworthy except when it involves a player that is coming off two major leg injuries, has only played in 6 official games in over 1 year and his availability is crucial to the success of the upcoming season for the Lakers. Not only did Kobe Bryant get through coach Byron Scott’s intense 2 hour practice, he wanted more.  Continue reading

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Photo: http://www.totalprosports.com/2013/04/19/nba-playoffs-2013-9-big-storylines-to-watch/#8

What procedure is Kobe Bryant having done in Germany and why? 

From a position of having very little knowledge as to the type of medical care available in the United States being I’ve been lucky to never have needed anything more than a prescription to rid myself of some peculiar rash picked up from who the heck knows where, I would presume that it is the best in the world, or close to it, considering the size and wealth of our country. I’ll take a Huntington Post contributor of the United States healthcare system Grace-Marie Turner’s word that it is one of the best.  Continue reading

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