Bryant fired off a series of social media posts after his injury which span the gauntlet of emotions from optimistic and happy to down right depressed and frustrated. Here's are a few screen shots of his Tweets and Facebook posts.
Kobe twitter photo before surgery on his torn Achilles tendon
Kobe's twitter photo before getting an MRI on his ankle
A few of Kobe's tweets after the injury and before surgery.
Kobe's Facebook post, which is both saddening and uplighting, was written at 3:00am