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Gasol Out At Least 6 Weeks

Gasol Out At Least 6 Weeks

purpleandgoldblog.com Updated Feb 6, 2013
As if the Lakers needed another adversity, CBS Sports' Ken Berger has reported via Twitter that 4-time All-Star Pau Gasol will miss at least 6 weeks after getting an MRI exam on his injured right foot in Boston. Pau Gasol has a partial tear of his plant…
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  • Kobe challenges Howard: 'We need urgency'

    Kobe challenges Howard: 'We need urgency'

    ESPN.com Feb 6, 2013
    Kobe Bryant once again has urged Dwight Howard to play through some pain while claiming that the Los Angeles Lakers center "worries too much" about media and fan criticism.
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  • These Lakers are Starting to Believe

    These Lakers are Starting to Believe

    purpleandgoldblog.com Feb 6, 2013
    It wasn't that long ago (2 weeks to be exact) when Laker fans could only guess what type of team garbed in Lakers jersey will come out of the locker room. There are nights when the Lakers are so engaged that it looks like they're starting to come around…
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  • Lakers’ Pau Gasol out indefinitely with partial right plantar f…

    Lakers’ Pau Gasol out indefinitely with partial right plantar fascia tear, could miss 6 to 8 weeks (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com nba.com ESPN.com Feb 6, 2013
    Most NBA fans feared the worst as soon as we heard Los Angeles Lakers forward/center Pau Gasol say he "felt a pop" in the plantar fascia (the connective tissue on the sole) of his right foot during the fourth quarter of L.A.'s 92-83 road win o…
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  • Gasol Out At Least 6 Weeks

    Gasol Out At Least 6 Weeks

    As if the Lakers needed another adversity, CBS Sports' Ken Berger has reported via Twitter that 4-time All-Star Pau Gasol will miss at least 6 weeks after getting an MRI exam on his injured right foot in Boston. Pau Gasol has a partial tear of his plant…
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  • These Lakers are Starting to Believe

    These Lakers are Starting to Believe

    It wasn't that long ago (2 weeks to be exact) when Laker fans could only guess what type of team garbed in Lakers jersey will come out of the locker room. There are nights when the Lakers are so engaged that it looks like they're starting to come around…
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  • Kobe Doin' Young Kobe

    Kobe Doin' Young Kobe

    deadspin.com Feb 6, 2013
    This was the moment at the Barclays Center last night that the entire upper deck-populated by significantly more Lakers than Nets fans, already-erupted in united awe. My friend leaned into a stranger, hand on his head, and the guy next to me yelled ou
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  • Waiting For Superman

    Waiting For Superman

    CNNSI.com Feb 6, 2013
    Kobe Bryant closed out the Nets 92-83, but the Lakers lost Pau Gasol in the process. With Kobe already doing all he can, L.A. needs Dwight Howard back soon, says Chris Mannix.
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  • Video - Sources: Gasol Out At Least Six Weeks 01:43

    Sources: Gasol Out At Least Six Weeks

    Feb 6
    Sources: Pau Gasol out at least six weeks with partial tear of plantar fascia in right foot.
  • Video - Rapid Fire With J.A. Adande 03:51

    Rapid Fire With J.A. Adande

    Feb 6
    The ESPN analyst sounds off on the Lakers' future, LeBron James' salary and Joakim Noah's cashmere.

Sports Columnists

  • Mike Krzyzewski still being courted by Team USA basketball, according to s…

    Feb 6
    Team USA basketball still is holding out hope that Mike Krzyzewski will remain the team's coach, according to sources.
  • Chris Bosh of Miami Heat to sit out with illness

    Feb 6
    The Miami Heat will be without All-Star center Chris Bosh on Wednesday against the Houston Rockets because of illness. He is considered day to day.