Lakers: Kobe did not have setback

Updated: October 28, 2013, 9:20 PM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Kobe Bryant has been cleared for full weight-bearing running as he continues his rehabilitation from Achilles surgery on his left leg, but chose to run on an altered-gravity treadmill Monday, according to a Los Angeles Lakers spokesman.

Despite the apparent regression in his rehab after the star guard went through sprints on the court while the Lakers were in China, the team's public relations vice president John Black said Bryant has "not suffered any setbacks" ...

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