Kobe Bryant Out 6 to 9 Months with Torn Achilles Tendon
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) — Kobe Bryant will be sidelined for at least six to nine months because of a torn left Achilles tendon, Lakers trainer Gary Vitti announced afternoon. “The tear was a complete rupture,” Vitti said.
Bryant posted a photo of himself wearing a hospital gown on Twitter and Instagram Saturday, just before going into surgery at an undisclosed location.
The Los Angeles Lakers guard was injured Friday during a game against the Golden State Warriors.