Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant chews his jersey during a break in the action as Toronto Raptors defender DeMar DeRozan looks on in second half. Bryant had nine points in his return to the line-up after an eight-month injury lay-off. Photo: EPA
Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant chews his jersey during a break in the action as Toronto Raptors defender DeMar DeRozan looks on in second half. Bryant had nine points in his return to the line-up after an eight-month injury lay-off. Photo: EPA

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Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant chews his jersey during a break in the action as Toronto Raptors defender DeMar DeRozan looks on in second half. Bryant had nine points in his return to the line-up after an eight-month injury lay-off. Photo: EPA
Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant chews his jersey during a break in the action as Toronto Raptors defender DeMar DeRozan looks on in second half. Bryant had nine points in his return to the line-up after an eight-month injury lay-off. Photo: EPA
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