Lakers second-year guard D’Angelo Russell will be out between 1-2 weeks after an MRI taken on Saturday showed a mild MCL sprain, strained right calf and a bone bruise. The Lakers had already ruled him out for Sunday’s road game against the Dallas Mavericks and also did not travel with the team. Though Russell underwent an MRI on Saturday morning, the results did not become available until later in the evening.
Spurs point guard Tony Parker is headed back to San Antonio for further testing on his troublesome left foot, a team source said. Parker is scheduled for an MRI sometime this week, and for now appears doubtful to play during the Spurs’ four-game road trip that opens tonight in Cleveland.
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