Lakers’ Rajon Rondo To Miss Weeks With Broken Hand: Report

The Los Angeles Lakers count on veteran level guard Rajon Rondo to overlook three-to-five weeks resulting from a fractured third metacarpal in his proper hand, in line with experiences. Rondo suffered the damage throughout Wednesday evening’s 126-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, the identical evening that LeBron James eclipsed Wilt Chamberlain for fifth on the NBA all-time scoring checklist.

Per ESPN:

It is believed that the fractured occurred with about eight:24 left within the fourth quarter after Rondo stole the ball from Jusuf Nurkic, although he didn’t exit till the 5:20 mark. When requested in regards to the damage as he left the sector, Rondo merely instructed reporters, “I am not speaking about it,” in line with ESPN.

In 11 video games this season, Rondo is averaging eight.5 factors to associate with 6.5 assists and four.5 rebounds.