Now the Lakers are dealing with another rash of injuries, as Lonzo Ball remains out because of a sprained ankle/bone bruise, Brandon Ingram was shut down for the remainder of the season, Tyson Chandler is bothered by a neck issue and Lance Stephenson is suffering from a sprained toe.
Ball wasn't quite a star in the stats department this season for the Lakers, averaging 9.9 points, 5.4 assists and 5.4 rebounds per game while shooting.406 from the field, but his size and versatility on defense was huge for a Lakers team that ranked in the bottom 10 of points allowed per game this season.
The Lakers went 15-8 when LeBron James, Ingram and Ball all played this season. I'm just happy that I'm going to be healthy.
The Lakers (30-36) have a month left to play in the regular season and sit seven games out of a playoff spot. Through December, the Lakers maintained the fourth seed in the Western Conference.
Blood clots have affected several prominent athletes including Chris Bosh and Serena Williams in recent years.
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And so going forward, we'll be covering their efforts to make us be quiet", Carlson said of his detractors Monday night. On that same appearance, he called Alexis Stewart, a television and radio host and daughter of Martha Stewart, "cunty".
When the LA Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers finally tipped off for opening night in 2017, Beverley lived up to his word and didn't give Ball room to breathe on the court in their first matchup. I don't look at it as added pressure, because I haven't had a full summer yet to dedicate to myself.
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While this might seem insane, you have to consider the history of Jeanie who actually fired her own brother to help the Lakers franchise get LeBron James.
But for the first time we are hearing about how the anxieties of that time extended to the highest level of the Lakers organization. A Christmas Day victory over the Golden State Warriors further propelled the team with momentum heading into 2019.
Lakers head coach Luke Walton confirmed that Ingram - who plays for the franchise's G League affiliate, the South Bay Lakers - will join the team in Chicago. "If I get traded, then I get traded", Ball told The Athletic.