Los Angeles Lakers ahead Kyle Kuzma might miss as much as one week after an MRI revealed a minor ankle sprain, the workforce introduced Tuesday.
Kuzma suffered the damage within the fourth quarter of Monday’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers 113-105, when he appeared to roll his proper ankle after which limp off the ground.
Kuzma has already been dominated out of Wednesday’s recreation towards the Denver Nuggets. Brandon Ingram (shoulder), Tyson Chandler (neck) and Lance Stephenson (toe) are listed as questionable.
By way of 60 video games for the Lakers this season, Kuzma is the workforce’s second-leading scorer and is averaging profession highs in factors (18.eight), area aim share (46.5 p.c), free throw share (76.1 p.c) and assists (2.5).
In February, he averaged 20.7 factors per recreation on 50 p.c capturing from the sector.