Bynum says he'll play through pain

Updated: April 15, 2010, 2:23 AM ET
By Dave McMenamin | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- After Andrew Bynum's first day of on-court basketball drills since straining his left Achilles' tendon on March 19 at the Los Angeles Lakers shootaround Wednesday, the Lakers center was energized at the prospect of returning to the lineup for the playoffs in a matter of days.

Los Angeles coach Phil Jackson took a more cautious outlook when considering Bynum's return.

"I'm not going to get into trying to anticipate [how much Bynum will be able to play]," Jackson ...

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