Lonzo Ball continues to battle knee accidents.
The 20-year-old Lakers guard has a torn meniscus, in accordance with a report from Yahoo Sports activities. Ball is anticipated to be totally wholesome by the beginning of coaching camp, the report says.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball has a torn meniscus in his left knee, league sources inform Yahoo. Ball is anticipated to be prepared for coaching camp subsequent season.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 29, 2018
Ball was recognized with the damage on the finish of the season, according to the report. He missed video games final season due to a knee contusion and an MCL sprain.
Ball had a platelet-rich plasma (PRP) shot in his left knee throughout the offseason, according to a report from ESPN.
Ball was chosen with the second-overall decide within the 2017 NBA Draft by the Lakers. He averaged 10.2 factors and seven.2 assists in 52 appearances throughout his rookie season.
Los Angeles completed 2017-18 with a 35-47 file and missed the playoffs for a fifth straight season.
The Lakers are anticipated to have a busy offseason as they’re reportedly pursuing LeBron James and Paul George in free company. They’re additionally trying to commerce for disgruntled Spurs star Kawhi Leonard, in accordance with a number of reviews.