MRI results today revealed a fracture in Kobe Bryant’s left knee (the lateral tibial plateau). Bryant is expected to miss six weeks, the Lakers announced on Thursday.
Injury Update: Kobe Bryant has a fracture of the lateral tibial plateau in his left knee. He is expected to miss 6 weeks.
— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) December 19, 2013
The injury occurred in second half of Tuesday’s 96-92 win over the Grizzlies, just Bryant’s sixth game back after rupturing his Achilles last April.