Bryant is still recovering from a torn Achilles, suffered in an April win over the
Now the team's All-Star guard will be under contract until the end of the 2015-16 season.
Bryant signed his extension shortly before he and the team embarked on a three-game road trip, starting in Washington on Tuesday.
In the photo with Bryant, center, are, from left, owner-executive Jim Buss, Bryant's agent Rob Pelinka, team secretary and general counsel Jim Perzik and General Manager
Bryant signed an extension to keep him the highest paid player in the