Rajon Rondo to Rejoin Team in NBA Bubble 'Very Soon' After Injury


Los Angeles Lakers guard Rajon Rondo is expected to rejoin the group inside the NBA bubble near Orlando, Florida, inside the coming days. 

Rajon Rondo to Rejoin Team in NBA Bubble 'Very Soon' After Injury

"He's unquestionably going to return into the air pocket very soon,lead trainer Frank Vogel told reporters Tuesday. "I believe he's advancing toward Florida tomorrow and will invest a specific time of energy outside of the air pocket before he's reintegrated within the air pocket.

Rondo initially made a trip with the Lakers to Walt Disney World toward the beginning of July, yet he endured a broken right thumb during a training meeting and needed to look for treatment outside the air pocket. 

The veteran had a medical procedure on July 15 and is required to return inside 6 two months. 

While Rondo isn't required to come back to the floor at any point in the near future, a smooth recovery procedure could make him accessible later in a potential Lakers season finisher run. 

Rajon Rondo to Rejoin Team in NBA Bubble 'Very Soon' After Injury

Los Angeles has been fairly flimsy at point watch since the NBA went on rest. Avery Bradley quit the restart because of family wellbeing concerns. With Rondo out of the setup, the group is posting LeBron James, Alex Caruso and Quinn Cook as the main accessible point guards. 

Caruso has been the essential recipient of Rondo's nonappearance. Subsequent to averaging 17.8 minutes per game before the break, Rajon Rondo has played at any rate 23 minutes in every one of LA's. three games in Orlando, and he's averaging 7.0 focuses and 3.3 helps. 

Rondo is averaging 7.1 focuses, 5.0 assists and 3.0 rebounds in 20.5 minutes per game this season while shooting 41.8 percent from the floor. 

The Lakers secured the No. 1 seed Monday against the Utah Jazz and can keep fiddling with their setup over their staying five seeding games.