Lakers Injury Report
D’Angelo Russell probable, LeBron James questionable vs. Bulls
The Lakers could welcome back D’Angelo Russell on Wednesday from his hip injury while LeBron James is questionable.
LeBron James officially returns from foot injury against Bulls on Sunday
Out of nowhere, LeBron James will make his return for the Lakers on Sunday against the Chicago Bulls after missing three weeks with a foot tendon injury.
LeBron James upgraded on Lakers injury report, will try to return vs. Bulls
For the first time since he got hurt, the Lakers are not listing LeBron James as "out" on their injury report, and he is reportedly pushing to play vs. the Bulls.
D’Angelo Russell (hip soreness) listed as questionable vs. Bulls
The Lakers could be without starting point guard D’Angelo Russell again when they host the Bulls in Los Angeles on Sunday.
Lakers say LeBron James is progressing, but still no official timeline for return
LeBron James was re-evaluated by the Lakers on Thursday and while the details remain vague, the consensus was good news as LeBron is still progressing forward.
LeBron James reportedly ‘might not be fully healthy’ when (and if) he returns this season
The Lakers may welcome LeBron James back this season but he may not be 100% healthy when — and if — he does return this year.
Report: Anthony Davis will play in final Lakers back-to-back of season
The Lakers medical staff gave Anthony Davis a choice of which of the Lakers’ final two back-to-backs he wanted to play in both games of, and he chose their final one vs. the Jazz and Clippers.
Darvin Ham says Lakers ‘anticipate’ LeBron James returning this season from foot injury
In the most optimistic statement about LeBron James’ potential return yet, Darvin Ham said before Sunday’s game that the Lakers anticipate him to come back "at some point."
Dennis Schröder gives another health update on LeBron James: ‘German doctors are great’
Dennis Schröder is once again providing medical updates on LeBron James, although this time he was at least slightly more cryptic about his Lakers teammate’s status.
Report: LeBron James ‘not close’ to return from foot injury
The latest indications on LeBron James are that we should not expect to see him return from his foot tendon injury until close to the end of the regular season.
Report: LeBron James likely won’t return until around final week of regular season
Even as he may be ahead of schedule in his recovery, the expectation is that LeBron James reportedly will still not return until the final week of the regular season.
Anthony Davis will not play against Rockets on second night of back-to-back
As has been the case all season long, the Lakers will rest Anthony Davis on the second night of a back-to-back against Houston on Wednesday.
Report: LeBron James foot ‘feeling much better,’ return still not close for Lakers
The Lakers received some good news with LeBron James returning to the court, but his timeline to returning to games is still much further away.
LeBron James returns to court for first time as rehab from injury continues
As his injury rehab moves forward, LeBron James returned to the court for the first time on Tuesday during Lakers shootaround.
LeBron James is back with Lakers, rehab going ‘according to plan’
It’s still not clear when LeBron James will suit up again for the Lakers, but head coach Darvin Ham says he’s making progress.
Report: LeBron James doing ‘everything he can’ to get back on the court for Lakers
As he watches the Lakers ascend the playoff standings, LeBron James is reportedly doing all he can to join them back on the court this season.
Mo Bamba diagnosed with high ankle sprain, to be re-evaluated in four weeks
After suffering an injury against the Warriors, Lakers backup big man Mo Bamba has been diagnosed with an ankle sprain that will rule him out for at least the next month.
Medical Analysis: Mo Bamba’s ‘high ankle sprain’ injury
Let’s take a closer look at the injury Mo Bamba suffered, and how long the Lakers center may miss.
Darvin Ham says D’Angelo Russell ‘expected’ to return vs. Raptors
After missing a half-dozen games, the Lakers are set to welcome back D’Angelo Russell to the starting lineup on Friday.
How much do ‘injury timelines’ matter? Let me let you in on a little secret
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Lakers targeting Friday vs. Raptors for D’Angelo Russell’s return from injury
After nearly returning on Tuesday, the Lakers are aiming for Friday against the Knicks to have D’Angelo Russell return from his sprained ankle.
D’Angelo Russell out for Lakers vs. Grizzlies with right ankle sprain
For the sixth straight game, the Lakers will be without point guard D’Angelo Russell on Tuesday against the Grizzlies due to a sprained right ankle.
D’Angelo Russell listed as questionable vs. Grizzlies, Mo Bamba out
The Lakers could finally welcome D’Angelo Russell to the lineup after an extended absence with a sprained ankle as he’s listed as questionable against the Grizzlies.
Shams Charania on LeBron James Injury: ‘I don’t think it’ll be just the three weeks’
LeBron James is going to be reevaluated by the Lakers in a little less than three weeks, but one NBA insider says fans shouldn’t necessarily expect him to get right back on the court on that date.
D’Angelo Russell ‘day-to-day,’ but there is ‘hope’ he is back ‘sooner than later’
D’Angelo Russell is getting closer and closer to getting back on the court for the Lakers, with the latest reports indicating optimism his return will come soon.
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When will LeBron James return from foot tendon injury for the Lakers?
LeBron James’ latest injury comes at a crippling time for the Lakers and their push for the playoffs. How long will he be out and when will he return to the court?
LeBron James diagnosed with foot tendon injury, will be re-evaluated in three weeks, surgery not required
The Lakers announced on Thursday that LeBron James was diagnosed with a right foot tendon injury and will be re-evaluated in three weeks.
D’Angelo Russell no longer targeting return vs. Timberwolves, may miss more time
The Lakers were reportedly hoping D’Angelo Russell could play on Friday vs. the Minnesota Timberwolves, but the point guard told ESPN that his sprained ankle won’t be letting him suit up in that game, either.
Anthony Davis, D’Angelo Russell out for Lakers vs. Thunder
The already shorthanded Lakers will be even more so against the Thunder on Wednesday with Anthony Davis and D’Angelo Russell both ruled out.
LeBron James had been playing on foot injury for months, return timeline still TBD
The injury to LeBron James may have been a surprise to basically everyone, but it sounds like he had been playing through the injury for months.
Medical Analysis: Breaking down LeBron James’ right foot injury
Let’s take a closer at the injury LeBron James suffered to his foot, and the new and emerging details on the prognosis for the Lakers star.
Lakers reportedly aiming for D’Angelo Russell return vs. Wolves
In desperate need of having everyone else at full health, the Lakers could be welcoming back D’Angelo Russell at te end of the week.