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Lakers Rumors: Team in contract talks with Earl Clark

UPDATE: According to Mike Bresnahan from the L.A. Times, the Lakers will waive Xavier Henry in order to sign Clark. Henry will receive his full guaranteed salary of over $1 million. It looks like the purple and gold could soon be bringing back a former player. According to Adrian Wojnarowski from Yahoo Sports, the Lakers and Earl Clark are currently discussing a one-year deal which...
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Lakers Injury Update: MRI confirms Xavier Henry has suffered a torn Achilles

The Los Angeles Lakers enter tonight's game against the Memphis Grizzlies coming off a 101-94 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Sunday. Kobe Bryant lead the Lakers with 27 points on 10-of-24 shooting from the floor. At 3-11, the Lakers sit in last place in the Pacific Division. Hit hard by injuries last season, the Lakers will now likely be without Xavier Henry for the rest of the...
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Lakers hoping to extend roster size to 16 players

The Los Angeles Lakers may soon be allowed to extend their roster to 16 players. According to Eric Pincus from the L.A. Times, the Lakers have applied to the NBA for the hardship exception after Xavier Henry was diagnosed with a torn left Achilles’ tendon on Monday. As the team currently has four players out of action (Steve Nash, Julius Randle, Ryan Kelly, Henry) the Lakers are...
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VIDEO: Xavier Henry slaps Nick Young during interview

It looks like the Lakers are going to miss playing alongside Xavier Henry this season. Henry tore his left Achilles’ tendon during Monday’s practice session and underwent successful surgery on Tuesday. The 23-year-old will miss the remainder of the 2014-15 season, though he is expected to make a full recovery in time for the 2015-16 campaign. The purple and gold will miss Henry’s production...
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Xavier Henry Suffers Ruptured Achilles, Could Be Out Rest of Season

LA Lakers guard Xavier Henry suffered an injury that could cause him to be out for the rest of the season. As reported by,  Xavier Henry underwent an MRI exam where it was discovered that he is suffering from a ruptured left Achilles tendon. The 23-year-old shooting guard suffered the injury during practice on Monday morning. The McDonald All-American winner is scheduled...
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Lakers Xavier Henry Out For Season With Ruptured Achilles

The Lakers injury riddled season just got worse. Henry was in the D-League trying to round himself back into shape, and now it appears his season is over after tearing his Achilles. As feared, MRI has revealed a torn Achilles’ tendon for Lakers guard Xavier Henry, a league source tells Yahoo. He'll miss rest of season. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) November 24, 2014...
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Lakers' Xavier Henry tears Achilles in practice, out for season

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Los Angeles Lakers guard Xavier Henry has injured his left Achilles tendon in practice. According to Yahoo! Sports/Fox Sports 1 NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski an MRI revealed that the tendon was torn and that Henry will be out for the rest of the season. Henry has played in nine games for the Lakers this season, his second with the club. He struggled with an...
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Los Angeles Lakers: Xavier Henry Suffers Ruptured Achilles Tendon in Practice

The injury bug has plagued the Los Angeles Lakers for the past three seasons, and it struck once again today. Xavier Henry had his season cut short because of a knee injury a season ago, and in the midst of still working his way back from it, the team reported today that he likely suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon, which would effectively end his season: .@XavierHenry suffered...
Via Standing O Sports
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Lakers Fear Xavier Henry Ruptured Left Achilles

Xavier Henry suffered a left Achilles injury in the Los Angeles Lakers' practice on Monday. The injury is suspected to be a rupture. Henry is getting an MRI on Monday afternoon to confirm. “We’re all very hopeful for Xavier cause we know he worked his butt off to get back," Byron Scott said. "It’s a down day for us.“
Via RealGM
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Lakers Re-Assign Jordan Clarkson, Xavier Henry To D-Fenders

The Los Angeles Lakers have re-assigned Jordan Clarkson and Xavier Henry to the Los Angeles D-Fenders. Clarkson and Henry will make their second appearance of the season with the D-Fenders, after having previously played with the team on November 15th against the Texas Legends. Clarkson shot 8-of-20 from the field and tallied 28 points, five rebounds and five assists against the...
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