LeBron James will be off the courts indefinitely, after suffering a sprain your right ankle in the loss of the Los Angeles Lakers against the Atlanta Hawks (99-94), for the regular season of the NBA.
The 36-year-old forward suffered a twisting when Salomon Hill fell full body weight onto his leg, in the dispute of a ball on the field of the Staples Center.
LeBron was left lying on the ground and later left the game when the second quarter was passing. With signs of pain, the King went to the locker room, where they performed an MRI that confirmed the injury.
According to the report of the official NBA site and other information replicated by the official Twitter of the Angelina franchise, the leader of the Lakers will be out for an “indeterminate period.”
At the time of his departure, the forward had a score of 10 points, 1 rebound and 4 assists in 11 minutes. This season, James only missed one game and has an average of 25.8 points, 8.1 rebounds and 8.0 assists.
With a record of 28 wins and 14 losses, the Lakers are third in the Western Conference behind the Utah Jazz (30-11) and the Phoenix Suns (27-13), whom they will visit tonight in the state of Arizona.
The day of Saturday in the NBA also registered the following results: Philadelphia 76ers. 119-Sacramento Kings 105; Memphis Grizzlies 111-Golden State Warrios 103; Milwaukee Bucks 120-San Antonio Spurs 113 and Los Angeles Clippers 125-Charlotte Hornets 98.
Today’s games in the NBA
Today: Miami Heat-Indiana Pacers; Houston Rockets-Oklahoma City Thunder; Denver Nuggets (with the presence of Facundo Campazzo) -New Orleans Pelicans; Boston Celtics-Orlando Magic; Brooklyn Nets-Washington Wizards; Cleveland Cavaliers-Toronto Raptors; Detroit Pistons-Chicago Bulls; New York Knicks-Philadelphia 76ers .; Phoenix Suns-Los Angeles Lakers and Portland Trail Blazers-Dallas Mavericks.