The Lakers have struggled to seek out consistency this season and their damage report definitely isn’t doing the franchise any favors.
LA shall be with out energy ahead Jarred Vanderbilt for at the least the subsequent few weeks after he suffered a foot damage, the staff introduced.
“Jarred Vanderbilt has been identified with a proper mid-foot sprain. He shall be re-evaluated by staff docs in roughly 3-4 weeks,” The Lakers introduced on socials on February 5.
Lakers head coach Darvin Ham spoke about Vanderbilt’s damage and the exhausting street forward for the franchise with out him.
Vanderbilt’s damage occurred within the Lakers’ win over the Celtics on Feb. 1, a sport the place Vanderbilt recorded ten factors and 7 rebounds in 16 minutes.
“It’s like, laughing, but it surely’s not a joking matter,” Ham mentioned on Vanderbilt’s damage, per The Athletic. “It’s been the story of our season.”
In additional optimistic information for the Lakers, Gabe Vincent (whose season has been derailed with a knee damage) appears to be like to be on monitor for a return.
Although his return may very well be in simply in time for the purple and gold to commerce him away, Yahoo Sports‘ Jake Fischer stories.
“Lakers guard Gabe Vincent, who’s turn out to be included in Los Angeles’ outgoing commerce conversations, sources mentioned, seems on monitor to return by early March. Vincent underwent arthroscopic surgical procedure on his left knee in the course of the ultimate days of December. He was given an 8-10 week restoration interval and has to date been recuperating on schedule, sources mentioned.”
The staff’s superstars, Anthony Davis and LeBron James proceed to look on the damage report, however each seem to out there to play Charlotte.
AD has been fighting achilles and hip accidents, whereas at 39 years of age, LeBron is battling fixed niggles and his most up-to-date grievance has been an ankle damage.
Small ahead Cam Reddish has additionally been out since late January with a sprained ankle and is ready be re-evaluated quickly.