I mean, yeah, I can’t really run like I want to, you know? But truthfully, I don’t give a shit. I still want to win.
— Metta World Peace
Surprise! More bad news for the Lakers
- Steve Blake had an ultrasound test today which confirmed a moderate strain of his right hamstring. He is out indefinitely.
- Steve Nash received two epidural injections in his back today; he also received a cortisone shot in his right hip. His status for tomorrow’s game is doubtful.
- Jodie Meeks will have an MRI test this afternoon on his sprained left ankle. His status for tomorrow’s game is doubtful.
“This is has been far and away the worst season for injuries. I’ve ever been a part of both personally and collectively.” —Steve Nash
Jordan Hill has been cleared to play tonight in Game 2 against the San Antonio Spurs.
In bittersweet news: Kobe Bryant has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week for his play last week.