Saturday , Dec , 09 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Bryant sits with ankle sprain

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – LA Lakers star guard Kobe Bryant sat out
Friday night’s 106-95 win over the Atlanta Hawks with a sprained right ankle.

Bryant suffered the injury in Monday night’s 101-87 win over the Indiana
Pacers. He played through the injury Wednesday night, when the Lakers fell to
the Hornets, 105-89.

Bryant is averaging 25.9 points per game this season.

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