PHOTO: Kobe Bryant Shows Off Achilles Scar During Nike Tour

Kobe Bryant has surprised many with the recovery process for his Achilles injury as the five-time champion has “shattered” the timetable. Although many people expected Bryant to return sometime in December, there is a real chance that he is ready to play on opening night on October 29.

Bryant is currently touring China with Nike, and fans there have supported him for quite some time now. Kobe is one of the most popular athletes in the basketball-crazed country, and the massive crowds have come out to see him once again.

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While in China, Bryant has hit the courts with his the fans and showed us the scar after his Achilles procedure.

Kobe Scar

The Lakers are set to play two exhibition games in China, and although fans will most likely not get a chance to see Bryant play, his presence will once again attract thousands of people.

(h/t The Basketball Jones)

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