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Lakers Injury Update: Pau Gasol Game-Time Decision Against Cavs

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The Los Angeles Lakers could be without two-time NBA champion Pau Gasol on Tuesday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers due to a toe injury. Gasol suffered the injury in the loss to the Los Angeles Clippers and underwent an MRI on Monday to determine the extent of the injury.

According to Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles.com, Gasol will be a game-time decision on Tuesday:

Gasol’s injury is the latest in a seemingly endless string of injuries for the Lakers this season. Along with Gasol potentially out against the Cavs, Xavier Henry has already been ruled out with the knee injury that has kept him sidelined for the last six games. Henry will also miss the matchup with the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday in the second game of the back-to-back for the Lakers.

As the Lakers continue to try and survive through the injuries, the team will hopefully see Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash return after the upcoming road trip. Bryant and Nash have been on the shelf for quite some time, leaving the Lakers without the veteran leadership in the backcourt. The two veterans were expected to keep them afloat and in the playoff conversation in the Western Conference, but their absence has proven costly.
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  • kobe24

    Eh…wow that sucks well heal fast Pau!

  • Lakers lifer

    A big toe injury? Really? Tape it up and get back to work!!! If Kobe can play through broken bones, I’m sure pau can borrow his big boy pants and tough it out!!!

    • Matt Williams

      Have you ever play basketball with an injured or broken toe? No you haven’t. You’d be writhing in pain.

      • cj

        i broke my toe and still strated for my team. its not that hard.

        • JohnC

          Do you play in the NBA?

          • cj

            no but basketball is basketball and a broken toe is a broken toe.

          • Paytc

            Man Ronnie lott that toe and get out there and go to work for that 20 million. Or give me 2% of that amount and I’ll take your place :-) LOL…….

            We don’t expect Gasol to play through pain. It’s not a part of his character. Hope he gets well soon.

            Go Lakers !

  • C*HarrisTHEboss

    Pulling a Shaq

  • Tu

    I just read that they didn’t have enough people to run 5 on 5 drills so they used the video coordinator and an assistant coach. Are they crazy? Why aren’t they brining in more 10-day contracts from the D-League? Tons of players who deserve a shot as a back-up.

    • cj

      they have a full roster so they cant bring anyone in.

      • nlruizjr

        I believe the Lakers roster is at 14 now with S. Williams not signed ?

        • cj

          yep forgot he was waived lol

  • LakersHeatBeef

    Seems like the injury bug has come on again.Pau is needed to win games.

  • spendsome$buss/mitch!!!

    losses makes this team get injured players, ..
    if they dont spend money and get all stars yup, they wont win a title in 5 to 10 yrs. thats sh….!!!!
    spend some money man and get some big time players that show up everynight with no excuses.
    get phil zen back as coach he can take a wack team to the finals…
    no coach besides phil can bring this team back to title hopes..

    • kobe24

      You seriously don’t know what you are talking about are you.

    • cj

      you are an uneducated moron.

    • nlruizjr

      Please spare the PJ BS, I believe PJ left his last game as a loser, as he rode off into the sunset and that was a better team then we have now at this time. PJ was a “Coat-Tail” coach and is just average with average players (if that), so please spare the BS.

  • LakersHeatBeef

    Lets hope Pau Gasol plays tonight we need him every game.Lets win games.

    Lets Go Lakers.

    Lets Go Pau Gasol!

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