No surgery required for Andrew Bynum’s latest knee injury, and recovery time could have him out until the playoffs. I do think he’ll be back, though, probably even before then. I’ve dislocated both of my kneecaps, and I know this is a much less severe injury than he had last season. I’ve seen guys rebound from MCL tears in way less than 8-12 weeks. I think the Lakers, more than anything, will just play it safe. He will be back to make his presence felt come playoff time.
We wish you a speedy recovery, Diaper Drew. Trust me, with knees it’s easier the second time around.
In the meantime, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol and especially Lamar Odom will just have to pick up the slack. We’ll be OK.
That’s all that’s been on my mind during Super Bowl weekend, especially when the Lakers crushed a couple of cupcakes.Here are your highlights from the Timberwolves and Grizzlies games…