It just seems like father time has finally caught up to Kobe Bryant. From a torn Achilles in the 2011-2012 NBA season right before the NBA playoffs, to a knee fracture that limited him to just 6 games all of last year, and now a torn rotator cuff according to the Lakers.
— NBA TV (@NBATV) January 22, 2015
BREAKING: Kobe Bryant has a torn rotator cuff, preliminary results from MRI show. pic.twitter.com/uTdYcOcohn
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 22, 2015
He is headed back to Los Angeles for further tests on his shoulder. As of right now there is no timetable for return as Bryant has been ruled out indefinitely.
Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff, according to test results
Lakers are 10-25 (.286) with him, 2-6 (.250) without him
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) January 22, 2015
Kobe suffered the injury last night in the Lakers 96-80 lost to the New Orleans Pelicans. He is averaging 22.3 points, 5.6 assists, and 5.7 rebounds per game this season.
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