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 as a consequence of a fractured third metacarpal in his proper hand, in line with studies. Rondo suffered the damage throughout Wednesday night time’s 126-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, the identical night time that LeBron James eclipsed Wilt Chamberlain for fifth on the NBA all-time scoring record.

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 concerning the damage as he left the world, Rondo merely informed 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.