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Lakers guard Steve Nash suffered a fracture in his fibula during the second game of the season, that sidelined him until Dec. 22.
Nash missed 24 games during that stretch, and was never the same during the 2012-13 NBA season. Nash’s 6.7 assist per game were his lowest since 2,000.
Lakers trainer Gary Vitti now wants the team to limit his minutes, so that Nash can be healthier according to Lakers.com.
Yes, he’s working with his longtime therapist in Vancouver and is getting better every day. Steve did everything we asked him to do all season, but as I mentioned, the fibular fracture along with the neurological component just disrupted his kinetic chain and he started compensating, which creates dysfunction. Part of what has made him great is his ability to know his body and compensate for movements on the court. But getting hurt so early and being out so long kept him from getting to that point, as he was chasing young guys like Ty Lawson and Russell Westbrook around the court. Team...
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