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Rajon Rondo to travel to Florida on Wednesday, but will not yet join Lakers in bubble

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel told reporters on Tuesday that point guard Rajon Rondo will travel to Florida on Wednesday and spend some time outside the bubble before coming in and quarantining. Rondo left the bubble a few weeks ago to undergo surgery on his fractured right thumb. Frank Vogel says Rajon Rondo […] The post Rajon Rondo to travel to Florida on Wednesday, but will not yet join Lakers in bubble appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: J.R. Smith makes some noise

J.R. Smith is proving he is still legit and can help the Los Angeles Lakers. The Los Angeles Lakers might not be in perilous waters, roster-wise, after all. The injury to Rajon Rondo and the decision of Avery Bradley to sit down the rest of the season risked to create damaging holes in Frank Vogel’s […] Los Angeles Lakers: J.R. Smith makes some noise - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Hoops Habit

Los Angeles Lakers: Dion Waiters is a bad pick to replace Rajon Rondo in the rotation

Let’s take a look at how the Los Angeles Lakers were using Rajon Rondo offensively and why Dion Waiters doesn’t have the skillset to take over his role. Dion Waiters has been positioned as one of the players who will replace Rajon Rondo in the Los Angeles Lakers rotation after he suffered a broken right […] Los Angeles Lakers: Dion Waiters is a bad pick to replace Rajon Rondo in the rotation - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats

Blazer's Edge

Channing Frye: “Lakers Have No Answer For CJ and Dame”

Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via The former Blazer declares that he will side with Portland over Los Angeles. On the NBA Hang Time podcast, former Trail Blazer Channing Frye declared that the Los Angeles Lakers have “no answer” for Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum with Rajon Rondo out due to a thumb injury, should the Blazers and Lakers face each other. Despite the presence of LeBron James and Anthony Davis on the court, Frye contends that won’t be enough. “The Lakers have no answer for CJ and Dame.” @channingfrye shares why Portland could be a dangerous first round matchup...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Rajon Rondo Watched Practice After Successful Thumb Surgery

Shortly after entering the bubble at Walt Disney World, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo began feeling...

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: Why Rajon Rondo’s injury doesn’t impact title hopes

The Los Angeles Lakers will be without Rajon Rondo for 6-8 weeks. The Los Angeles Lakers safely traveled into the Orlando bubble with no hiccups other than Avery Bradley opting out for the health of his family (and more power to him). Laker fans exhaled knowing that their team was geared up and ready to […] Los Angeles Lakers: Why Rajon Rondo’s injury doesn’t impact title hopes - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: Interesting bench storylines after Rondo’s injury

There are plenty of storylines with the Los Angeles Lakers bench With the NBA around two weeks away from starting up again on July 30th, the Los Angeles Lakers have been right back in the forefront of the national sports conversation. There is actually a deep debate over numerous sports platforms about Rajon Rondo’s injury […] Los Angeles Lakers: Interesting bench storylines after Rondo’s injury - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

ClutchPoints

Rajon Rondo expected to return in 6-to-8 weeks after successful hand surgery

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo underwent successful surgery on Wednesday to repair a fracture in his right thumb. He is expected to return to full basketball activities in six to eight weeks. The Lakers expect Rondo to be part of the team’s playoff run. #Lakers gave us an update on Rajon Rondo,, who […] The post Rajon Rondo expected to return in 6-to-8 weeks after successful hand surgery appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Rajon Rondo Leaving NBA Bubble For Surgery & Rehab

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo is expected to miss six to eight weeks due to a fractured right...

Lake Show Life

Lakers news: Even away from the team, Rajon Rondo is still observing practice

Lakers guard Rajon Rondo fractured his thumb over the weekend Los Angeles Lakers starting guard Rajon Rondo fractured his thumb in one of the first few days in the Orlando bubble at Walt Disney World. As a result, the guard will need to undergo surgery and miss at least six weeks, up to eight. In […] Lakers news: Even away from the team, Rajon Rondo is still observing practice - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

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Alex Caruso reacts to potential role increase with Rajon Rondo, Avery Bradley out

Alex Caruso is widely expected to see a significant increase in his role for the Los Angeles Lakers, with both Rajon Rondo (hand injury) and Avery Bradley (opted out) missing in action for the squad. Caruso addressed this recent development and opened up about what he believes he can bring to the table. “You know, […] The post Alex Caruso reacts to potential role increase with Rajon Rondo, Avery Bradley out appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Kyle Kuzma reacts to Rajon Rondo’s untimely injury

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma can’t help but feel bad for point guard Rajon Rondo, who suffered a thumb injury that will keep him out for six to eight weeks. The Lakers, along with 21 other NBA teams, arrived in the Orlando bubble last week in preparation for the league restart on July 30. […] The post Kyle Kuzma reacts to Rajon Rondo’s untimely injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers coach Frank Vogel anxious to see ‘what Dion Waiters can do’

The Los Angeles Lakers have a new issue in the backcourt with the team losing veteran Rajon Rondo to a hand injury that will require surgery. Rondo will miss six to eight weeks as he recovers from surgery and may not be seen until some time in the playoffs or not at all, depending on […] The post Lakers coach Frank Vogel anxious to see ‘what Dion Waiters can do’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Los Angeles Times

Rajon Rondo's broken thumb leaves the Lakers with a hole to fill

Lakers coach Frank Vogel says losing Rajon Rondo is huge, but believes other players such as Anthony Davis and Kyle Kuzma will step out to fill in the offensive hole.

ClutchPoints

REPORT: Rajon Rondo out 6-8 weeks with thumb injury

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo is expected to be out for six to eight weeks after suffering a thumb injury. According to Rachel Nichols of ESPN, Rondo has a fracture in his right thumb. He is set to undergo surgery this week, but his recovery time is set one and half to two […] The post REPORT: Rajon Rondo out 6-8 weeks with thumb injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lakers Nation

Lakers Injury News: Rajon Rondo Out At Least Until NBA Playoffs Begin

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Rajon Rondo sustained a fracture to his right thumb and will undergo surgery...

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Doc Rivers reacts to Rajon Rondo’s thumb injury

During his conference call with reporters on Monday, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers addressed the thumb injury of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo. Rondo suffered a fracture in his right thumb and will undergo surgery this week. Rivers, who won a title with Rondo in 2008 on the Boston Celtics, said […] The post Doc Rivers reacts to Rajon Rondo’s thumb injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers expect Rajon Rondo to be part of playoff run despite thumb injury

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo has a fracture in his right thumb and will leave Orlando to undergo surgery this week. Rondo is expected to need six to eight weeks to recover from his injury, so it’s possible the former Boston Celtics star can return to the Lakers’ lineup for the 2020 playoffs. […] The post Lakers expect Rajon Rondo to be part of playoff run despite thumb injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Inquisitr

Lakers News: Rajon Rondo To Miss Several Weeks After Breaking Right Thumb

According to a report from ESPN, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo will likely miss up to two months of action after suffering a broken right thumb during practice on Sunday. Per a statement from the Lakers that was cited by ESPN, Rondo is expected to be cleared for full basketball activities in about six to eight weeks and is scheduled to undergo surgery on his fractured thumb later this week. The news on Rondo came just days after the Lakers flew to Orlando, Florida, on Thursday, ahead of the scheduled resumption of the 2019-20 NBA season on July 30. The report did not provide...

OC Register

Lakers’ Rajon Rondo fractures right thumb, could miss six to eight weeks after surgery

The Lakers announced that Rajon Rondo suffered a fractured right thumb during a Sunday evening practice at Disney World, the second organized practice for the Lakers following their quarantine protocols.

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Lakers G Rajon Rondo breaks thumb in practice, out 6-8 weeks

Rajon Rondo broke his right thumb in practice with the Los Angeles Lakers in Florida.

ClutchPoints

Mario Chalmers shoots his shot at Lakers roster spot after Rajon Rondo injury

It didn’t take long for Mario Chalmers to shoot his shot at a roster spot after news of a Rajon Rondo injury soon went viral. The Los Angeles Lakers are expected to be without their veteran backup point guard for the next six to eight weeks after he fractured his right thumb in practice. Chalmers, […] The post Mario Chalmers shoots his shot at Lakers roster spot after Rajon Rondo injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lake Show Life

3 Lakers players under extra pressure in light of Rajon Rondo injury

These three Los Angeles Lakers will need to step up in light of Rajon Rondo’s injury Each of the 22 teams, the Los Angeles Lakers included, that traveled to Orlando to participate in the NBA’s creative “bubble plan” to continue its season in light of the impacts of COVID-19 knew they were heading out with […] 3 Lakers players under extra pressure in light of Rajon Rondo injury - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lake Show Life

Lakers news: Impact of Rajon Rondo’s broken thumb, out for 6+ weeks

Los Angeles Lakers guard Rajon Rondo will be out for 6-8 weeks If the Los Angeles Lakers can survive this season with a deep playoff run, Rob Pelinka will be probably the first unanimous winner of the NBA Executive of the Year award. The signing of Dwight Howard made him a lock, but signing Dion Waiters […] Lakers news: Impact of Rajon Rondo’s broken thumb, out for 6+ weeks - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

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Rajon Rondo’s injury thrusts Lakers guard Alex Caruso into the spotlight

Before the Los Angeles Lakers headed to the NBA bubble in Orlando, the team had to address a void in the backcourt left by veteran guard, Avery Bradley. The 29-year-old journeyman decided to opt-out of the NBA restart due to family concerns forcing the team to act fast to find a viable replacement. Fortunately, the […] The post Rajon Rondo’s injury thrusts Lakers guard Alex Caruso into the spotlight appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Pippen Ain't Easy

Former Chicago Bulls: Rajon Rondo to miss some of restart with Lakers

Former Chicago Bulls point guard and Lakers veteran role player Rajon Rondo has a hand injury that will hold him out of the beginning of the restart. There is a ton of news pertaining to the NBA’s season restart for later this month among former Chicago Bulls players. Between those former Bulls getting signed to […] Former Chicago Bulls: Rajon Rondo to miss some of restart with Lakers - Pippen Aint Easy - Pippen Aint Easy - A Chicago Bulls Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Lake Show Life

Lakers news: Colin Cowherd says Rajon Rondo is nail in coffin for title hopes

Some pundits think LeBron James and the Lakers title hopes are sunk It’s been a while since we’ve had to break down the pros and cons of NBA and Los Angeles Lakers roster changes. It appears some pundits might have forgotten which players have an actual impact on the hardwood. Following Rajon Rondo‘s injury in […] Lakers news: Colin Cowherd says Rajon Rondo is nail in coffin for title hopes - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lake Show Life

Lakers rumors: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope likely to be starter

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is likely to be a Los Angeles Lakers starter At one point, Rajon Rondo may have been positioned to join the Los Angeles Lakers starting five in light of Avery Bradley not joining the team in the Orlando bubble, but with Rondo out for six-plus weeks due to a broken thumb, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope […] Lakers rumors: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope likely to be starter - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Did the Lakers' post-Kawhi moves totally redeem their front office? | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Ohm Youngmisuk, Nick Friedell and Tim MacMahon discuss whether the Los Angeles Lakers' moves after missing out on Kawhi Leonard -- including signing Rajon Rondo, Danny Green, DeMarcus Cousins, Avery Bradley, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Ja

Lakers coach denies LeBron James has been named starting point guard | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Ohm Youngmisuk, Nick Friedell and Tim MacMahon react to Frank Vogel's comments that LeBron James has not been named starting point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers. Rajon Rondo is also on the team, with Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, Kyl

DeMarcus Cousins, Rajon Rondo sign with the Lakers | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins, and Amin Elhassan discuss the Los Angeles Lakers’ roster following the signing of DeMarcus Cousins and Rajon Rondo. #TheJump ✔