Kobe Bryant will play vs. the Pacers on Sunday night.
Kobe Bryant said that this will be his last season in the NBA.
Kobe Bryant scored 21 points on 7-of-20 shooting against the Blazers on Saturday with two boards, two assists and one 3-pointer in 34 minutes.
Lakers head coach Byron Scott said that he would not consider benching Kobe Bryant for poor play.
Kobe Bryant will play against the Blazers on Saturday after putting in a limited practice on Friday.
Byron Scott said that he doesn't intend to cut down on Kobe Bryant's minutes despite the fact that the Lakers own a record of 2-12, the worst in the Western Conference.
Lakers head coach Byron Scott said he's confident Kobe Bryant can still play in the NBA.
Kobe Bryant (rest) did not practice on Wednesday.
Kobe Bryant said he wasn't really all that worried about his current career-low shooting percentage (31.1 percent) following the Lakers blowout loss to the Warriors on Tuesday, and added that he could be averaging 35 points per game if he really wanted to.
Kobe Bryant shot just 1-of-14 from the field in Tuesday's blowout loss against the Warriors, finishing with four points, six boards, two assists, two steals, one 3-pointer and three turnovers in 25 minutes.
Kobe Bryant did not participate during shootaround, but he's still fully expected to suit up for Tuesday night's game against the undefeated Warriors.
Kobe Bryant (rest) did not practice on Monday and is still expected to play on Tuesday.
In a recent SiriusXM interview, Kobe Bryant again hinted that he's likely to retire after the season.
Kobe Bryant missed all five of his 3-point attempts and finished 6-of-22 from the field on Sunday, scoring 18 points with four rebounds and four assists in 31 minutes.