The Los Angeles Lakers, LeBron James’ club, announced on Thursday that he will be out for at least three weeks due to a right foot injury.
The Los Angeles Lakers, LeBron James’ club, announced on Thursday that he will miss at least three weeks of action due to a right foot injury. After Sunday’s 111-108 victory over the Dallas Mavericks, the NBA’s all-time leading scorer exited the stadium with a limp, and the team reported that tests revealed a tendon injury. “After being examined by the Lakers’ medical personnel and team doctors, it was found that LeBron James has a right foot tendon injury. James will undergo a reassessment in about three weeks “stated the group in a release.
James could miss the next ten games for the Lakers, who are currently 11th in the Western Conference, as they lost to Memphis on Tuesday.
In addition to averaging 29.5 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 6.9 assists per game for the Lakers this season, James, 38, broke the NBA’s all-time scoring mark in early February. James has been in sensational form for the Lakers this season.