Lakers' Xavier Henry has 2 surgeries

LOS ANGELES (AP) Los Angeles Lakers guard Xavier Henry has undergone successful surgeries on his left wrist and right knee.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers' Xavier Henry has surgery on wrist and knee

Lakers guard Xavier Henry is done for the rest of the season after having surgeries to repair issues in his wrist and knee. Henry hasn't played since March 28, and before that was out almost two months. He'll have a procedure done to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist (shooting hand) and another to fix a cartilage abnormality in his right knee.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks Lose to Lakers As Playoff Hopes Take a Hit

Matched up against a motley crew of Lakers, full of hungry young guns who continue to look to prove themselves night in and night out, an established Knicks squad looked to be the inferior group. The likes of Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler, Amar'e Stoudemire, and company were no match for a Los Angeles' team led by Xavier Henry. Heading into Tuesday night's game...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Xavier Henry officially out for the season

Last night, we learned that Pau Gasol (vertigo) and Xaiver Henry (wrist, knee) were both likely out for the season. While there’s still a chance that the Spaniard could return during the team’s remaining games – though he’ll sit out tonight’s game against the Dallas Mavericks and isn’t expected to be ready for Sunday’s matchup with the Los Angeles Clippers – Xavier...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Pau Gasol and Xavier Henry likely done for the season

Image: ara.cat It appears that the Los Angeles Lakers will be plagued by injury woes right until the end of the season. According to Mike Bresnahan from the L.A. Times, both Pau Gasol and Xavier Henry are likely done for the remainder of the season. Gasol has been experiencing serious side affects from vertigo over the past week or so, and was forced to sit out last night’s game...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: NBA Top 5 Plays of the Night (March 25)

The NBA’s top five plays of the night for Wednesday’s action: 5. Damian Lillard with the steal and coast-to-coast finish 4. Xavier Henry pick-pockets Carmelo Anthony and finishes off with the one-hand jam 3. Kevin Durant takes the bump from Vince Carter for the and-1 2. Jarrett Jack’s sweet dish to a cutting Luol Deng 1. Victor Oladipo’s crossover drops Mo Williams The post...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers Drop Franchise-Record 51 Points in Third Quarter

The 2013-14 Los Angeles Lakers were on the right side of history Tuesday night, as they torched the New York Knicks for a franchise-record 51 points in the third quarter. That’s right. They scored more points in that third quarter than Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s “Showtime” Lakers; more than the Shaq and Kobe-led Lakers; more than Wilt Chamberlain and Jerry West’s...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers' Xavier Henry has torn ligament in left wrist that will require surgery

Los Angeles Lakers' Forward/Guard Xavier Henry has a torn ligament in his left wrist, and the injury will require surgery after the season ends, reports Mike Bresnahan of the Los Angeles Times. The most shocking part? According to a Lakers' official, Henry will try and play through the injury. Mark D. Smith/USA Today SportsHenry was injured during Friday's game vs....
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Injury Update: Xavier Henry to require surgery on ruptured wrist ligament

This certainly cannot be good news for a player that has undoubtedly proven himself for a lackluster Lakers team that has stumbled throughout the 2013-2014 Season. Xavier Henry will require surgery on his ruptured ligament in his left wrist after the season is over. Xavier, who injured his wrist Friday night when the Lakers hosted the Washington Wizards at Staples Center, is reportedly...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Xavier Henry says Nick Young will “probably never fight anybody”

Nick Young has only appeared in 50 games so far for the Los Angeles Lakers, though the L.A. native has already managed to get involved in two scuffles that have both lead to ejections and fines. Back in January, Young was fouled hard by rookie Alex Len which lead to the Laker going after the rookie and the rest of the Phoenix Suns team. Then, on Friday night against the Washington...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers' Xavier Henry has torn ligament in wrist

The Los Angeles Lakers have had a nightmarish 2013-2014 season.  With a barrage of injuries to key players Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Jordan Farmar, Pau Gasol, Nick Young and Xavier Henry, the Lakers are 22-46, last in the Pacific Division.  They are on their way to their worst record since 1959-1960 and second worst record in franchise history. More bad news on the injury...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Xavier Henry has torn ligament in left wrist, will visit hand specialist on Monday

Sadly, there’s another injury to report. An MRI has revealed that Xaiver Henry has a torn ligament in his left wrist. The 23-year-old will visit a hand specialist on Monday, according to Lakers sideline reporter Mike Trudell. Henry has only just returned from a knee injury that caused him to miss a good few months of action. Hopefully, the specialist will be able to provide Henry...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Xavier Henry to receive MRI on sore left wrist

Although x-rays on his sore left wrist turned out to be negative, Lakers forward Xavier Henry said he will receive an MRI today for precautionary reasons. Henry said the injury happened at some point in the third quarter of the Lakers’ 117-107 loss Friday to the Washington Wizards at Staples Center. That could mark a discouraging sign considering Henry has also nursed pain from...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers' Xavier Henry motivated by free agency

Wednesday's 125-109 loss gives the Los Angeles Lakers its 32nd loss in 41 games. The team has nothing to play for, unless you're one of the 11 players on the Lakers' roster set to become a free agent in the summer. That number jumps to 12 if Nick Young opts out of his contract.One of those 11 is Xavier Henry. He's battling through various injuries:"There'...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Xavier Henry to make return tomorrow versus Blazers

This has been a long time coming for Xavier Henry. The 22-year-old has been out of action since December when he was originally thought to only be sidelined for around 7-10 days with a bone bruise. However, Henry kept being faced with various setbacks and it ended up taking him over two months to be in a position to make a return to the court. Earlier this week, Henry was assigned...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Recall Xavier Henry From D-League

The Los Angeles Lakers have recalled Xavier Henry from the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA D-League. Henry played two games with the D-Fenders.
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Xavier Henry scores 15 points in D-Fenders debut

Xavier Henry made his debut with the Los Angeles D-Fenders last night as he began his journey back from a knee injury that has kept him out of action since December. Henry, who has appeared in the D-League once before while playing for the then New Orleans Hornets in 2012, scored 15 points in his D-Fenders debut. The 22-year-old also registered 4 steals, 3 rebounds and 2 assists...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Assign Xavier Henry To D-League

The Los Angeles Lakers have assigned Xavier Henry to the NBA D-League. Henry will play in the Los Angeles D-Fenders' game on Thursday night. Henry has missed the last 27 games due to a right knee injury.
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Xavier Henry assigned to D-League

Xavier Henry has been assigned to the D-League. Don’t worry, though, the move is only temporary and is a part of Henry’s on-going rehabilitation. According to a tweet from the official Los Angeles Lakers account, Henry will play tonight for the D-Fenders against the Texas Legends. Henry has been out of action since December when he injured his right knee. He has since recovered...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Xavier Henry out at least another month with knee injury

The guard-forward will have his knee drained, prolonging his absence that's kept him out since December 29th. Sigh. An examination yesterday revealed that Xavier Henry, the reclamation prospect who had impressed the Lakers in the season's first two months, will sit out an additional month due to a knee injury. Henry was first sidelined a month and a half ago during a game...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers' Xavier Henry to sit-out at least another four weeks

With a roster already riddled with injury, the Los Angeles Lakers have announced guard Xavier Henry will be out at least another four weeks.According to team spokesman John Black, the 22-year-old will have his knee drained Wednesday in addition to receiving a cortisone shot.Henry was originally diagnosed with a bone bruise and an abnormality of the lateral meniscus after injuring...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury Update: Xavier Henry out a further four weeks; will have knee drained and receive cortisone shot

The Xavier Henry situation has been a tough one. The 22-year-old was originally thought to be out for just 7-10 days after being diagnosed with a bone bruise in December, yet Henry’s knee still hasn’t healed and his timetable was altered dramatically today. According to a tweet from the official Los Angeles Lakers Twitter account, Henry will have his troublesome right knee drained...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers' Xavier Henry out at least a couple more weeks

The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday by the score of 104-92.  The loss was the Lakers' fifth consecutive game and continued their downward spiral to a record of 16-30, fourth in the Pacific Division.  The Lakers continue to play with Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Steve Blake, Jordan Farmar and Xavier Henry out with injuries.  There is an update on Henry...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers' forward Xavier Henry expected to miss another 10-14 days

The Los Angeles Lakers have been hit hard by injuries throughout the season, which is a big reason why they are 16-28 and struggling to stay out of last place in the Pacific Division. Just as it appeared that one of their five injured players back in the lineup, they must wait a little while longer.As reported by Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles.com,  Xavier Henry looked as though...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Xavier Henry to “push it” during Wednesday’s practice; Jordan Farmar out until mid-February

Xavier Henry could be returning to the Lakers’ lineup fairly soon, while Jordan Farmar’s return is still likely a good three weeks away. According to tweets by Bill Oram of the Orange Country Register, Mike D’Antoni will “push” Xavier Henry during Wednesday’s practice in Miami, after which time the 22-year-old will be reassessed. Mike D’Antoni said Xavier Henry will...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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