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Lakers coach Luke Walton does not expect LeBron James or Rajon Rondo to play vs. Warriors

The last time the Los Angeles Lakers played the Golden State Warriors, it was Christmas, and Rajon Rondo finished with 15 points, 10 assists and five rebounds while LeBron James exited the game in the third quarter due to a groin injury in what ended up being a blowout win for the Lakers. Now, it […] The post Lakers coach Luke Walton does not expect LeBron James or Rajon Rondo to play vs. Warriors appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Los Angeles Times

Rajon Rondo cleared for full contact practices with Lakers

The Lakers medical staff has cleared Rajon Rondo to participate in full-contact practices as he recovers from hand surgery last month. The team does not have an official practice scheduled for Friday in Houston, and will play the Houston Rockets on Saturday. Rondo tore a ligament in his right ring...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Josh Hart Has Battled Back Spasms Past ‘Several Days’

Injuries have been one of the biggest obstacles the Los Angeles Lakers have faced, particularly since Christmas, when LeBron James and Rajon Rondo...

Lakers Nation

Lakers Injury Update: Rajon Rondo Cleared For Return To Full-Contact Practice

On the heels of LeBron James being cleared to return to the practice court, the Los Angeles Lakers announced Rajon Rondo is now permitted for full contact in...

Lakers News: Rajon Rondo Has Been Cleared For Full-Contact Practice

Los Angeles Lakers Guard Rajon Rondo Has Been Cleared For Full-Contact Practice. #Lakers #RajonRondo #LakersNation

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: Jeanie Buss still has faith in Luke Walton amid team’s woes

Despite the Los Angeles Lakers losing ways, Jeanie Buss is reportedly still on board with Luke Walton as coach. Everything has not been peachy for the Los Angeles Lakers of late. Despite injuries to LeBron James and Rajon Rondo, many (myself included) did not expect the drop off the team has experienced since Christmas. Surely […] Los Angeles Lakers: Jeanie Buss still has faith in Luke Walton amid team’s woes - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

ClutchPoints

Rajon Rondo using card games, Connect Four to stay competitive

To keep his competitive fire burning amid an injury, Los Angeles Lakers guard Rajon Rondo plays card games and Connect Four. Rondo, who’s currently out with a broken right hand, shared that he does all sorts of activities to remain competitive. But this is not stopping the Lakers veteran guard from trying to beat everyone […] The post Rajon Rondo using card games, Connect Four to stay competitive appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Hoops Habit

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 takeaways from LeBron James-less stretch of games

The Los Angeles Lakers are grinding through a tough period due to injuries to LeBron James and Rajon Rondo. Here are three takeaways from these 11 games. A lot can change over an 11-game stretch in the Western Conference standings. The gap between the 4-seed and 14th place is only six games and a small […] Los Angeles Lakers: 3 takeaways from LeBron James-less stretch of games - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats

ClutchPoints

Kyle Kuzma says talk about Luke Walton’s job security not weighing on Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Lakers were one of the top teams in the Western Conference in late December. However, they lost LeBron James and Rajon Rondo to injuries and they haven’t been able to carry their momentum in 2019. The Lakers have lost six of their last ten games and are on the verge of falling […] The post Kyle Kuzma says talk about Luke Walton’s job security not weighing on Los Angeles appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Los Angeles Times

Lakers' Rajon Rondo finds other ways to channel his competitive fire

About a week after he had a second surgery on his right hand, Rajon Rondo was getting restless. He wasn’t allowed to travel with his Lakers teammates. He wasn’t allowed to shoot. But after one practice at home, his teammates were getting ready for their usual post-practice shooting competition...

Blog a Bull

Bulls vs. Lakers: Preview, Lineups, and Open Thread

Kingless Chicago Bulls (10-33) at Los Angeles Lakers (23-21) 9:30 p.m., WGN The Lebron-less Lakers lost to the Cavaliers on Sunday, so maybe there’s a chance the Bulls snap their seven-game skid tonight. Injury Report: James remains sidelined until at least Jan. 16 with a groin injury. Though Jim Boylen said he didn’t prepare for this. Though in recognition of LeBron - for some reason - NBC Sports Chicago put up this montage of him repeatedly kicking the Bulls in the teeth. Former Bulls great Rajon Rondo underwent surgery on the ring finger of his right hand on Dec. 28 and is out for...

OC Register

Rajon Rondo keeps in high spirits as he continues comeback from second hand injury

The veteran point guard has been cleared to resume dribbling and can travel with the Lakers, but he's still some time away from a return to the court.

Lakers Shoot Around: Lonzo & Kuzma vs Rondo & Svi Three Point Shooting Competition

Los Angeles Lakers Lonzo Ball & Kyle Kuzma have a 3 point shooting competition against Rajon Rondo & Svi Mykhailiuk. #Lakers #LakersNation #LakersShootaround

ClutchPoints

Lonzo Ball talks Lakers’ leadership ‘void’ without LeBron James, Rajon Rondo

EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers continue to struggle without their veteran leaders LeBron James and Rajon Rondo on the floor on a nightly basis. The team is 3-7 since James and Rondo went down with injuries on Christmas Day, and the team’s issues in the leadership department were never more evident than when […] The post Lonzo Ball talks Lakers’ leadership ‘void’ without LeBron James, Rajon Rondo appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lakers Interview: Rondo Gives Hand Injury Update & Explains How He Stays Competitive Off the Court

Los Angeles Lakers Guard Rajon Rondo Gives Hand Injury Update & Explains How He Stays Competitive Off the Court. #Lakers #RajonRondo #LakersNation

Lakers Nation

Lakers Injury Update: X-Rays Negative On Michael Beasley’s Right Hand

The Los Angeles Lakers have been mired in a difficult stretch since Christmas, as Friday's loss dropped them to 3-6 without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo. James is progressing...

Lakers Nation

Luke Walton Thinks Lakers ‘Showed A Lot Of Growth’ Since Injuries To LeBron James & Rajon Rondo

After injuries to LeBron James and Rajon Rondo, the Los Angeles Lakers lost five out of their first six games without them. Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram struggled to take...

ClutchPoints

Video: Rajon Rondo works on passing skills in pregame warmups despite injured hand

The Los Angeles Lakers have been dealing with injuries to many of their key players this season. They lost both LeBron James (groin) and Rajon Rondo (hand) to injuries following their Christmas game victory against the Golden State Warriors. However, it seems that Rondo is making significant progress, as he was seen doing some passing […] The post Video: Rajon Rondo works on passing skills in pregame warmups despite injured hand appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Los Angeles Times

Kyle Kuzma has a special lineup in mind for the Lakers

When LeBron James, who remains out with a strained left groin, and Rajon Rondo, who is out recovering from right ring surgery, both return from their injuries, Kyle Kuzma has visions of them, along with Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram, forming their own “death lineup” with the Lakers. “Honestly think...

Lakers Nation

Lakers Podcast: Development Of Lonzo Ball & Brandon Ingram As Trade Deadline Approaches; How Rough Stretch Impacts Luke Walton

The injury bug hasn't been kind to the Los Angeles Lakers, costing them a number of wins as the likes of LeBron James, Kyle Kuzma, JaVale McGee and Rajon Rondo have...

Lakers Nation

Lakers Player Of The Week: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Steps Up For Shorthanded Roster

The Los Angeles Lakers were forced to play without LeBron James, Rajon Rondo and Kyle Kuzma this past week, all of whom were recovering from injuries. In their...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Luke Walton Looking For Leader To Emerge Amid Injuries To LeBron James And Rajon Rondo

While the Los Angeles Lakers have a talented young core, their roster features perhaps three of the best leaders in LeBron James, Rajon Rondo...

Lakers Nation

Luke Walton: Second Surgery Has ‘Really Been Tough’ On Rajon Rondo, Lakers Trying To Keep Him Involved

After already missing 17 games because of hand surgery to repair a fracture, Rajon Rondo returned for three games with the Los Angeles Lakers...

Lakers Nation

Luke Walton: Lakers ‘Need More’ Of Lonzo Ball’s Aggressiveness With Injuries To LeBron James, Kyle Kuzma & Rajon Rondo

Thus far into his sophomore season, the Los Angeles Lakers have not needed Lonzo Ball to score much, but recent injuries to LeBron James, Rajon Rondo and...

Los Angeles Times

Lakers falter at the start and finish during a 119-112 loss to the Knicks

LeBron James was seated on the end of the bench. He couldn’t help the Lakers on Friday night against the lowly Knicks. Rajon Rondo was one seat over, his hand in a brace after surgery on his ring finger. He couldn’t help either. Kyle Kuzma wasn’t even in the building, the training staff convinced...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Luke Walton Frustrated Over Lack Of Commitment To Playing For Team

Even if taking into account injuries to LeBron James, Kyle Kuzma and Rajon Rondo, the Los Angeles Lakers suffered arguably their worst loss of the season in a 119-112 defeat...

Lakers Nation

Lakers Hopeful Kyle Kuzma Will Be Available On 2-Game Road Trip

Already facing an uphill battle due to LeBron James and Rajon Rondo both being sidelined by injuries, the Los Angeles Lakers lost Kyle Kuzma for the second half of Wednesday's...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Brandon Ingram Embracing Challenge Of Winning Games Amid Injuries To LeBron James, Rajon Rondo & Kyle Kuzma

Without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo, all of the attention has been on the Los Angeles Lakers young core -- especially Brandon Ingram. Despite an inconsistent 2018-19 NBA season...

OC Register

Paul George has 37 points as Thunder spike short-handed Lakers

George and fellow SoCal native Russell Westbrook embrace their villain status, taking control during the fourth quarter of a 107-100 victory that dropped the Lakers to 1-3 without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo. Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma leaves with an apparent back injury.

ClutchPoints

Lakers coach Luke Walton gives an update on Kyle Kuzma’s injury

LOS ANGELES – Things continue to get worse for the Los Angeles Lakers on the injury front with another one of their top players going down on Wednesday night against the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder. As if being without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo wasn’t bad enough for the Lakers, up-and-coming forward Kyle Kuzma suffered […] The post Lakers coach Luke Walton gives an update on Kyle Kuzma’s injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers lose Kyle Kuzma to back injury

Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma suffered a back contusion against the Okalahoma City Thunder on Wednesday. On Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Lakers suffered a tough defeat to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo, the young Lakers faltered at the end of the game as Russell Westbrook and Paul George […] Los Angeles Lakers lose Kyle Kuzma to back injury - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More