Kobe Bryant injury sparks outpouring of support on Twitter
With Lakers All-Star guard Kobe Bryant appearing to tear his left Achilles tendon, Twitter was inundated with a widespread show of suport.
A long list of players, current and former teammates, and celebrities shared their thoughts:
Tough moment because of @kobebryant injury. I wish him a great recovery. I have no doubt he’ll come back stronger than ever. #prayforvino — Pau Gasol (@paugasol) April 13, 2013
Kobe will be back stronger!!! I’m looking forward to it!!He is such a workaholic. From rehab to on the court work. So focused!!! #Mamba — Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) April 13, 2013
Everybody pray for my brother @kobebryant — Darius Morris (@dariusmorris4) April 13, 2013
Prayers out to my man @kobebryant. Hoping for a speedy recovery and there is absolutely no doubt he’ll be back strong! — Chris Paul (@CP3) April 13, 2013
Prayers up for @kobebryant , one of the best we’ve ever seen... #respect — Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) April 13, 2013
Thoughts & prayers go out to the big homey #Kobe.. Shame they ran him into the ground.. #Damn — Matt Barnes (@Matt_Barnes22) April 13, 2013
Damn man i feel bad for @kobebryant . If there’s anybody and i mean anybody who can come back from that injury it would be him! Best wishes! — LeBron James (@KingJames) April 13, 2013
Prayers up for@kobebryant get well soon !!! The best! — Marco Belinelli (@marcobelinelli) April 13, 2013
My prayer are with my lil bro — Gary Payton (@GaryPayton_20) April 13, 2013
Just heard Kobe may have torn his achills. Hate to see one of the greatest hurt himself like that — Nicolas Batum (@nicolas88batum) April 13, 2013
Prayers up for my bro @kobebryant get well soon fam — Andre Iguodala (@andre) April 13, 2013
Terrible news about Kobe’s Achilles. Hope he can return soon... No better competitor on the planet!! — Pete Carroll (@PeteCarroll) April 13, 2013
Wishing the big homie #24 a speedy rekovery!! Prayers & luv. — Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) April 13, 2013
Praying for u big bro @kobebryant — trevorariza (@TrevorAriza) April 13, 2013
When Kobe asked HB did he kick him I immediately knew it was torn when he said no... Reminded me of @kalinlucas1 my sophomore year smh — Draymond Green (@Money23Green) April 13, 2013
Wishing I could’ve Knocked that one down.... Prayers go out to @kobebryant #GetWellSoon — Carl Landry (@CarlLandry) April 13, 2013
Just watched @kobebryant press conference & I could feel the pain in his voice & know the feeling of pain in his heart — Robert Griffin III (@RGIII) April 13, 2013
Prayin for @kobebryant — Anthony Morrow (@MrAnthonyMorrow) April 13, 2013
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