Lakers News: Kobe Bryant Will Play Saturday Against Sacramento

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers at Denver NuggetsAfter suffering an injury on Thursday against the Bucks, it was unsure whether or not Kobe Bryant was going to play tonight when the Lakers take on the Kings in Sacramento. However, Kobe has announced on his Facebook page that he will be in action Saturday night.

“I’m playing tonight. Foot feels much better. I just pray it holds up during the game. 9games to go. Take the Challenge. Mamba Out”

Bryant is known for his ability to play through injuries, but lately he’s been dealing with more than usual.

Bryant and the Lakers face the Kings in Sacramento Saturday night at 7:00 PM.

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