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Lakers Injury Report

Anthony Davis exits loss vs. Cavaliers with non-COVID illness

After exiting game early in the first quarter of Tuesday’s game against the Cavaliers, Anthony Davis was ruled out due to flu-like symptoms. His status vs. the Raptors is still unknown.

Wenyen Gabriel (shoulder sprain) to miss at least a week

The Lakers will be without key reserve Wenyen Gabriel for at least the next four games they play.

LeBron James listed as questionable with left ankle soreness vs. Wizards

After tweaking his ankle against the Bucks, LeBron James is listed as questionable for the Lakers second game of the road trip against the Wizards.

LeBron James probable vs. Blazers after tweaking ankle in loss vs. Pacers

Darvin Ham says the Lakers are waiting on results after LeBron James had his ankle examined following his brief exit with the injury during the team’s matchup with the Pacers.

Anthony Davis out vs. Spurs with calf contusion

Anthony Davis will not suit up on the second night of the Lakers’ back-to-back in San Antonio after sustaining a new calf injury during the team’s Friday night win over the Spurs.

Max Christie clears health and safety protocols, expected to be available vs. Spurs

For the first time this season, the Lakers could have their full roster available on Friday after Max Christie cleared health and safety protocols on Wednesday.

LeBron James reportedly expected to return to court for Lakers on Friday vs. Spurs

After missing five games with an adductor strain, LeBron James could be set for his much-needed return to the lineup for the Lakers.

Darvin Ham says LeBron James is ‘day-to-day’ and Lakers won’t ‘rush’ him back

Darvin Ham didn’t give much of an update on how close LeBron James is to returning, but he did say the Lakers are making it clear to him that he should take all the time he needs.

LeBron James, Juan Toscano-Anderson remain out vs. Suns

The Lakers will be without LeBron James for the fifth game running due to an adductor strain on Tuesday in Phoenix, and Juan Toscano-Anderson will be joining him on the bench once again.

Thomas Bryant, Dennis Schröder set for return to action against Pistons

After taking part in practice yet again on Thursday, Dennis Schröder and Thomas Bryant are set to make their season debuts on Friday against Detroit.

LeBron James listed as questionable vs. Pistons after taking part practice Thursday

LeBron James took part in his second straight day of practice on Thursday and will be listed as questionable for Friday’s game against the Pistons.

Lakers say Max Christie has entered health and safety protocols

Lakers rookie Max Christie entered health and safety protocols on Wednesday, adding to recent injury woes for the team.

Thomas Bryant, Dennis Schröder take part in Lakers practice Wednesday

Both Thomas Bryant and Dennis Schröder practiced for the Lakers on Wednesday as the move closer to a return to the court.

LeBron James takes part in non-contact portion of Lakers practice

After missing the last two games for the Lakers, LeBron James took part in practice on Wednesday.

Dennis Schröder, Thomas Bryant could return to the Lakers vs. Pistons on Friday

A week-long break for the Lakers could lead to the pair of Thomas Bryant and Dennis Schröder returning from injury for the team’s next game.

Explaining LeBron James’ adductor injury and return to play process

Lets take a closer look at The King’s injury.

LeBron James day-to-day with left adductor strain, out vs. Kings

The Lakers avoided the worst-case scenario with LeBron James’ injury on Wednesday, but he could still be out a number of games moving forward.

Dennis Schröder, Thomas Bryant re-evaluated, still not close to return

The pair of Dennis Schröder and Thomas Bryant were both re-evaluated on Wednesday, but a return to the Lakers is not imminent for either.

LeBron James says rest is only way to recover from left foot soreness

The Lakers are barely into their new season and LeBron James is already dealing with a new nagging injury that likely won’t be going away soon this year.

LeBron James upgraded to probable vs. Clippers, Lonnie Walker questionable

After missing Monday’s game against the Jazz, LeBron James looks set to return to the lineup for the Lakers against the Clippers.

LeBron James out vs. Jazz with left foot soreness

In the Lakers first back-to-back of the season, LeBron James will be out against the Jazz on Monday.

Dennis Schröder’s return could be about ‘a week to 10 days out’

Dennis Schröder is doing individual work — shooting and dribbling with his injured right hand — as he recovers from thumb surgery.

Darvin Ham says Anthony Davis is ‘fine’ with back injury after scare vs. Nuggets

A visibly hobbled Anthony Davis battled through back soreness against the Nuggets but head coach Darvin Ham says the Lakers big man will be alright.

Russell Westbrook listed as doubtful vs. Nuggets with hamstring injury

After playing through the first three games of the season, Russell Westbrook will likely be sidelined on Wednesday against the Nuggets with a hamstring injury.

Anthony Davis and Troy Brown Jr. are both probable against the Blazers

Anthony Davis appears to be fine after a hard fall Thursday and should suit up Sunday alongside Troy Brown Jr. in his Lakers debut.

Anthony Davis says he’ll ‘be alright’ after hard fall in third quarter

The Lakers home crowd held its breath when Anthony Davis fell to the ground, but he was able to finish the game.

Dennis Schröder expected to miss 3-4 weeks after surgery on thumb

Following surgery on a ligament in his thumb, Dennis Schröder is set to miss the opening month of the season for the Lakers.

Troy Brown Jr. is ‘a few weeks away’ from debuting for the Lakers

Troy Brown Jr. missed all of preseason with a back issue and isn’t yet close to returning.

Russell Westbrook, Dennis Schröder day-to-day with injuries

Russell Westbrook is now officially on the Lakers’ injury report ahead of the team’s season opener against the Warriors on Tuesday, and Dennis Schröder will likely sit out as well.

Anthony Davis didn’t travel to Sacramento, will not play against Kings

It’s going to be a lot harder for the Lakers to mimic a regular-season rotation without Anthony Davis.

Dennis Schröder is available for the Lakers against the Timberwolves

After clearing his visa issues, Dennis Schröder should make his 2022 debut for the Lakers tonight.

Troy Brown Jr. (back) ruled out for rest of preseason, season opener vs. Warriors

Troy Brown Jr. still hasn’t progressed to practicing with contact as he continues to recover from a nagging back injury that has sidelined him for most of Lakers training camp.

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