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:
— 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!