Kobe Bryant Injury Update

EL SEGUNDO—Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, who suffered a nasal fracture in Sunday’s NBA All Star Game in Orlando, Florida, was examined today in Los Angeles by ear, nose and throat specialist Dr. John Rehm, who confirmed the fracture and also referred Bryant to neurologist Dr. Vern Williams for further examination. Dr. Williams’ diagnosis after evaluating Bryant was that in addition to the nasal fracture, Bryant also suffered a concussion in Sunday’s game.

Bryant will be re-evaluated tomorrow by Dr. Williams, and his status for tomorrow night’s game has been listed as day-to-day.