Originally posted on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 2/6/13
A league source told CBS Sports today that Gasol has a partial tear of his plantar fascia. This couldn’t have come at a worse time for the Lakers who have just started playing decent ball. The tear came during the Lakers impressive short-handed win against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday. Pau Gasol has a partial tear of his plantar fascia and is expected to be out at least six weeks, league source tells @cbssports. — Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) February 6, 2013 Lakers confirm Pau Gasol has a torn plantar fascia. Team says he will fly to L.A. tomorrow and be examined by a team doctor and specialist. — Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) February 6, 2013 Here is the video of the injury courtesy of @jose3030 var conf_58792 = { APIKey: '2_N1YlfjHIEAtyRAK3CAYRE5a1aBuANuMOCLc_7hsOQ13HnwCrW_u-6OuDhjC7vR06 ', lang : 'en', enabledProviders: '' }; var image58792 = {src:'http://cdn.cosbysweaters.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/pau.jpg',href:'http://cosbysweaters.com/2013/02/06/pau-gasol-reportedly-out-for-six-weeks-due-to-partial-tear-in-foot/',type:'image'}; var ua_58792 = new gigya.services.socialize.UserAction(); ua_58792.setUserMessage(''); ua_58792.setLinkBack('http://cosbysweaters.com/2013/02/06/pau-gasol-reportedly-out-for-six-weeks-due-to-partial-tear-in-foot/'); ua_58792.setTitle('Pau Gasol Reportedly Out For Six Weeks Due To Partial Tear In Foot'); ua_58792.addMediaItem(image58792); var params_58792 ={ userAction:ua_58792, cssPrefix:'#gig-div-buttons-58792-bottom', shareButtons:'facebook-like,google-plusone,share,twitter,email', // list of providers containerID: 'gig-div-buttons-58792-bottom', cid:'' }; gigya.services.socialize.showShareBarUI(conf_58792,params_58792); Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
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