Lakers News: Mike D’Antoni Says Kobe Bryant To Play About 20 Minutes Sunday
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is scheduled to play somewhere between 20-30 minutes in Sunday’s game against the Toronto Raptors according to coach Mike D’Antoni, as reported by the team’s official Twitter page.
D’Antoni on Kobe’s minutes tomorrow: “Somewhere in the 20s, but not more than that.” No strict limitations, “we’ll just watch it.”
— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) December 7, 2013
Bryant will be playing point guard for the Lakers in a game that ends an eight month rehab process for the superstar. This is likely to continue until Steve Nash is ready to return, which could happen Thursday in Portland against the Trail Blazers.