The thirty six (36) year old Kobe Bryant and Lakers’ head coach Byron Scott had agreed to limit the minutes of the basketball player.
According to report, Kobe Bryant’s minutes are lower than that of his coach. Some believe that Bryant will play thirty five point seven (35.7) minutes compared to his average minutes play which is thirty six point six (36.6) and thirty eight point seven (38.7) despite his age.
Moreover, Coach Scott has declared that Bryant has been taking rest on practice time to maintain his game minutes. Kobe Bryant had just recovered from flu the past week and skips practice last Thursday. According to D’Antoni, team’s spokesperson, Bryant was still encountering bit soreness in his left foot.
Moreover, Kobe Bryant has played forty four (44) minutes during Sunday night’s game. The Lakers however allowed Bryant an extra minute in which twenty six point seven points (26.7) is his average best league during play.
On the other hand, it is expected that the team will put into account all his hard shootings due to its exhaustive effect.