Does Kobe Bryants knee really injured? Well, Game 1 between the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns didn’t show any signs of the reported swollen knee for Bryant. The Lakers superstar was so dominant in their Game 1 against the Suns.
Bryant scored 40 points, highlighted by a 21-point streak in the third quarter. He finished the game on a 13-of-23 field goals and 11-for-12 from the free throw line.
Odom contributed well for the Lakers by scoring 19 points and grabbing 19 rebounds.
It is the Lakers’ seventh straight win in the playoffs. Game 2 is set for on Wednesday at Staples Center.
Watch how the Lakers smothered the Suns and Kobe Bryant dominated Game 1 of the 2010 NBA Western Conference Finals.