Friday night proved to be incredibly bittersweet for Laker fans, as they saw the main reason the team is even within reaching distance limp off the floor.
Shortly following the 118-116 win, the Lakers announced that Kobe Bryant has likely suffered a torn Achilles and recieve an MRI Saturday.
Lakers say Kobe Bryant is suspected to have torn his left Achilles. MRI needed tomorrow to confirm but … wowza
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) April 13, 2013
L.A. now holds the eighth spot in the Western Conference Finals with a one-game lead over the Utah Jazz.
And with it comes a resounding “who cares”.