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  What about the Lakers?

November 17, 2013

By Adrian Montenegro.

No doubt the Lakers are not the same as previous years.
Los Angeles Lakers have started the new season with a record of four wins and seven losses. It is the worst start since the Regular season 2002 /03, in which the balance was 3-8.

Even last year , when coach Mike Brown was fired after just five games , the Lakers had positive results after the first eleven games : 6 wins and five losses , after starting with a 1-4 run that sentenced Brown and brought to the bench to its current tenant , Mike D'Antoni.

The Lakers, who fell on their home floor Friday against Memphis Grizzlies (86-89) do not know yet when they will have their star, guard Kobe Bryant, who’s injured his Achilles tendon since last spring. This has cost very expensive and specialized bets pages the numbers do not favor him positively.

Kobe's return is near

kobe bryantAfter seven months of hard work, Kobe Bryant has returned to training this Saturday with fellow Los Angeles Lakers. Although the guard is not yet available to his coach, Mike D' Antoni , the first information once its back to work suggest that it could reappear in a period of between two and three weeks.

According to a witness of the workout quoted by CBS Sports, Kobe trained "surprisingly well ": "Strong and explosive," said source described him.

Bryant, 35, was injured in the Achilles tendon almost seven months ago, on April 12 in a match to the Golden State Warriors.

Kobe's return may give the Lakers a stronger push and achieve an upturn that allows them to reach the Playoffs.

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