Kobe to make season debut Sunday

Updated: December 6, 2013

Sacramento, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will
make his season debut Sunday against the Toronto Raptors after tearing the
Achilles in his left leg nearly eight months ago.

Bryant announced the news on his Facebook account.

Bryant was hurt in the fourth quarter of an April 12 game against Golden
State when he tried to drive to the basket and collapsed to the floor in pain.
He had surgery the following morning and was giving a 6-to-9 month recovery

Bryant averaged 27.3 points, 6.0 assists and 5.6 rebounds per game in 78
tilts a year ago.

The Lakers are currently 9-9 and are in Sacramento to play the Kings on Friday