|Oct. 17 12:10 PM PT1:10 PM MT2:10 PM CT3:10 PM ET19:10 GMT3:10 12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST23:10 UAE21:1015:10 ET2:10 PM CTNaN:� - Ball (ankle) practiced fully Tuesday and is expected to be at full strength for Thursday's season opener.
Analysis: Ball had missed time in the preseason with the ankle problem but has not been limited in practice recently.
|Oct. 5 9:30 PM PT10:30 PM MT11:30 PM CT12:30 AM ET4:30 GMT12:30 9:30 PM MST11:30 PM EST8:30 UAE06:300:30 ET11:30 PM CTNaN:� - Ball (ankle) won't play in Sunday's preseason contest and may miss the rest of the preseason as a precaution.
Analysis: The injury isn't expected to be serious.
|July 17 1:42 PM PT2:42 PM MT3:42 PM CT4:42 PM ET20:42 GMT4:42 1:42 PM MST3:42 PM EST0:42 UAE (+1)22:4216:42 ET3:42 PM CTNaN:� - Ball will not play in the Las Vegas Summer League championship game. The Lakers announced Monday that Ball suffered a mild calf strain in the third quarter Sunday and will be cautious with the No. 2 overall pick in the draft.
Analysis: Ball has averaged 16.3 points, 9.3 assists, 7.7 rebounds and 2.5 steals. He also posted two triple-doubles and four double-digit assist games in being named the league's Most Valuable Player.
|July 10 4:39 PM PT5:39 PM MT6:39 PM CT7:39 PM ET23:39 GMT7:39 4:39 PM MST6:39 PM EST3:39 UAE (+1)01:3919:39 ET6:39 PM CTNaN:� - Ball will have to wait for another shot at De'Aaron Fox. Their summer showdown Monday was canceled. The Lakers decided to rest their prized pick because of a groin injury, sitting him out of their NBA Summer League game in Las Vegas against Sacramento and fellow rookie point guard Fox.
Analysis: The No. 2 pick already knows there's no use trying to stay with the faster Fox at less than 100 percent. The Lakers said Ball, who struggled in his first game but responded with a triple-double in his second, had a sore right groin.