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In a report by ESPN LA, Lakers point guard Steve Nash hopes to return back to the court soon. He was able to participate during the Lakers practice at their facility in El Segundo, California. Nash was to go through an MRI on Monday, but the Lakers decided to just have the Canadian point guard go through some drills with the Lakers strength coach. As for a return date, the...
Lakers guard Steve Nash will be sidelined until at least next week, still unable to run without pain in his lower left leg, he said Tuesday.
Nash took part in some agility drills Monday and tried to do some jogging but couldn't complete it symptom-free. He will probably undergo an MRI exam to get a fresh update on the small fracture in his lower left leg.
Nash said he would...
EL SEGUNDO Lakers guard Steve Blake was examined today by Dr. Steven Yoon and had an MRI exam.
The exam confirmed that Blake still has an abdominal strain. As a result, he will be out at least another two weeks.
Blake was originally diagnosed with the abdominal strain on November 12 and has missed the last eight games with the injury.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Blake will be sidelined at least two more weeks with an abdominal strain.
The backup point guard had an MRI exam Wednesday.
Blake has missed eight games with the injury, which sidelined him in the first half Nov. 11 at Sacramento. He will miss at least seven more games.
Blake's injury occurred at a particularly inopportune time for the Lakers...
Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol has a reason for what his coach and Kobe Bryant think is a lack of hustle. He has tendinitis in both knees.
"It was just something that started flaring up in the preseason," Gasol told ESPN after practice Monday. "I didn't want to stop, and I don't want to stop now. I just don't have that luxury."
The Lakers are thin at point guard with Steve Nash and Steve Blake injured.
Steve Nash participated in agility drills and jogged on Monday.
Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni told Ramona Shelburne of ESPN that he regrets leaving Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns for the New York Knicks.
"I shouldn't have gone to New York, I should have stuck in there and battled. You don't get to coach somebody like him [Nash] too many times. It's pretty sacred and you need to take care of it. I didn&...
The Big Leagues Kobe Bryant bestows on Steve Nash the NBA's best nickname.
Over the years, Lakers point guard Steve Nash has been called many things but it appears that Kobe Bryant decided to give him a new nickname of sorts.In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Kobe revealed that he has been taking over point guard duties in Nash's absence and during the interview, he called Nash by the name of "Gatsby": I’m not working too hard,...
Now that the rust is coming off the season (except for you Steve Nash), we’ll be splitting the Wednesday posts into morning (for recaps) and afternoon (for the tiers). Check out the previous Centers, Forwards, and Guards tiers. This week we’ll jump right into the guards.
There’s been some movement on the PG front mainly because I had to move Kyrie Irving down due to his...
That was a question that was asked in a Hoopsworld article.
Pau Gasol has been a great fit so far in Mike D'Antoni's Lakers' "Run-N-Gun Lite" (since Steve Nash isn't running things) version of his old Phoenix Suns offense from years ago. You can understand Gasol's frustration with that system since it's a purely offensive heavy system with that...
Is it too early to start the campaign for Rajon Rondo as MVP of the 2012-2013 NBA season? Never too early to try…. It’s been almost ten years since Steve Nash or anyone won the MVP with stats similar to Rondo. I’m going to break down Rondo’s season so far stat wise vs. Steve Nash’s 2004-2005 season to make my point because you can always find stats to make your argument...