It seems silly to me. I mean, in this series alone.
He's had a sinus infection, he's got a bum-knee, he's had to have IV's and fluid pumped into him during the game, he's had the flu, he's been in an ambulance, he's had to ride a cart to the locker room.
And through the whole series he has seemed pretty sick. Especially on defense where he kind of just limps along. But on offense? Well, the explosion seems to be back on those possesions.
Now pretend we're talking about Kobe.