Lonzo Ball injury update: Lakers guard to return Friday vs. Mavericks

Lonzo Ball
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Lonzo Ball will return from his injury Friday when the Lakers tackle the Mavericks.

It had been assumed Ball would return when the Lakers got here again from a three-recreation street journey prior to the All-Star break, however his return is now official because the Massive Baller Model introduced the news on Twitter Thursday.

“Zo returns from injury and can play for the Lakers tomorrow,” the tweet learn.

The workforce confirmed that news in a tweet Friday, including that the rookie will probably be on an unspecified minutes restriction.

Ball has been coping with a sprained MCL he suffered within the Lakers’ 107-one hundred and one win over the Mavs Jan. thirteen. He missed 15 video games consequently.

The group has been cautious with the injury as they needed him to come again at one hundred pc.