Oct 18, 2013; Shanghai, China; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (24) in pre-game warm up against the Golden State Warriors at Mercedes-Benz Arena. Mandatory Credit: Danny La-USA TODAY Sports

Kobe Bryant returns to practice


Just 7 months after suffering what was thought to be a career-threatening Achilles rupture, Kobe Bryant has returned to practice.

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo, Bryant joined the Lakers today morning workout. In typical Black Mamba fashion, he didn’t appear to miss a beat.

With the Lakers perched at 4-7, they are in dire need of Bryant to help their roster that lacks star power.

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