More problems for Frank Vogel’s rotations because according to different media reports, Rondo region it will be low for six to eight weeks with Los Angeles Lakers. The reason that forced this situation has been a fracture in the thumb of his right hand experienced during a training session on the campus of Walt Disney World.
The Los Angeles outfit base will undergo surgery next week to repair the fracture and is expected to be available in early September if Californians remain active in the competition.
Lakers guard Rajon Rondo suffered a “significant” hand injury during practice on Sunday evening, sources told me and @malika_andrews. Rondo, 34, underwent medical evaluation on his hand and thumb, sources said, and the severity of the injury should be known Monday morning
– Dave McMenamin (@mcten) July 13, 2020
This injury is a serious blow to the Lakers just two weeks after the competition resumes since after Avery Bradley decided not to join the rest of the team for personal reasons, now the loss of Rondo leaves Alex Caruso as the only one Pure team base accompanied by JR Smith, Dion Waiters and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope as circumstantial replacements.
In the 48 games that Rondo has taken part in this season he has averaged 7.1 points, 5.0 assists and 3.0 rebounds.
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