Bynum practices with no pain

Updated: April 17, 2010, 12:41 AM ET
By Brian Kamenetzky | ESPNLosAngeles.com

Lakers center Andrew Bynum, who missed the final 13 games of the regular season with a strained left Achilles tendon, returned to the floor for a full practice Friday for the first time since suffering the injury on March 19.

Bynum practiced with the team ahead of Sunday's playoff opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Staples Center (Noon p.m. PT, ABC) and was pleased with the outcome.

"I felt very good," he said. "Really, no pain. It went good."

Lakers coach Phil ...

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