Courtesy of ESPN Dot Com
NBA Lakers guard and Philly area native Kobe Bryant will be out of action for 6 weeks with a fracture in his left knee that he suffered a few days ago while playing against the Memphis Grizzlies. He knocked knees and was down in pain, but wind up staying in the game the whole second half with the fracture. He just came back 2 weeks ago from a torn Achilles injury in the same leg that sidelined him for 8 months. Kobe Bryant signed a 2 year contract extension for $48M with the LA Lakers recently.