Kobe Bryant is impressed with Metta World Peace's healing powers. Will MWP be ready action tonight?
By FOX SPORTS WEST STAFFFS West
Count Kobe Bryant as a Metta World Peace admirer.
After suffering a torn lateral meniscus in his left knee on March 25, MWP was expected to miss a minimum of six weeks. But, not even a week after surgery to fix the tear, World Peace hopes to suit up for the Lakers tonight vs.
New Orleans at 10:30 p.m. ET.
Bryant, a veteran of 17 NBA seasons and numerous injuries, was more than impressed at practice on Monday.
“I call him Logan now, he’s Wolverine," said Bryant, in reference to popular comic and action-movie character Wolverine from X-Men, known for his quick healing powers.