Lakers' Ball questionable with knee sprain
NBA.com Global on Jan 15, 2018 11:17 AM
DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 2: Lonzo Ball #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers warms up before the game against the Denver Nuggets on December 2, 2017 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images)
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An MRI on Sunday (Monday, PHL time) revealed that Lonzo Ball is dealing with a minor left knee sprain, the Los Angeles Lakers announced. He is questionable to play against Memphis on Monday (Tuesday, PHL time).
Update: Lonzo Ball, who injured his knee in yesterday’s game against the Dallas Mavericks, had an MRI today. Results of the MRI revealed a minor left knee sprain.— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) January 15, 2018
Ball will be questionable for tomorrow’s game at Memphis.
Ball is averaging 10.2 points, 7.1 assists and 7.1 rebounds per contest in his rookie season. The Lakers are 0-6 without him in the lineup.