Kobe Bryant will miss his fourth straight game tonight when the Lakers take on the Denver Nuggets, according to Lakers sideline reporter Mike Trudell.
Kobe Bryant is OUT again tonight vs Denver. He continues to improve, but not yet ready to play.
— Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) April 13, 2012
Bryant, who has missed the team’s previous three games due to a sore shin, may return on Sunday when the Lakers take on the defending champion Dallas Mavericks.
The Lakers are 2-1 in the two games Bryant has missed so far this season, including a win over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday.