With 32 minutes logged in a loss on Monday night to the
At 54,176 minutes, Bryant is behind just
Of the top five in minutes played, all but Kidd played for the
Bryant missed 19 games to start the season while recovering from surgery in April on his Achilles' tendon. If he continued to average 29 minutes a night without missing any of the Lakers' 58 remaining games, Bryant would finish the regular season at 55,858 minutes played, surpassing Chamberlain.
The Lakers are in 12th place in the Western Conference heading into Tuesday night's visit to the