TOafter overcoming the injury and then withdrawing Lebron james, it looked like Los angeles lakers can finally gather all of his star players together to fight the rest NBA season, but this time will have to wait, and this time because of COVID-19 pandemic…
Alarming situation in Los Angeles
A superbly armed point guard who has arrived at the Lakers this season Russell Westbrookand also a protection specialist Avery Bradley were added to the NBA Health and Safety Protocol in connection with COVID-19.
Just last Tuesday, Los Angeles suspended training before traveling to Dallas due to Talen Horton-Tuckers positive test.
Five Lakers players will not be able to play against the Minnesota Timberwolves or travel to Minneapolis next Friday as Dwight Howard and Malik Monk in the same situation.
In addition to being absent due to an issue with COVID-19, the Lakers have two injured players, Kendrick Nunn and Trevor Arisa this season they are still not active due to various injuries.
Isaiah Thomas 10 Day Contract
Due to notable absences, the Californians have signed a contract with point guard. Isaiah Thomaswho has a lot of NBA experience but hasn’t played in the league since last season, when he played three games for New Orleans Pelicans, to a 10-day contract.
Thomas’ best performance in the NBA was Boston Celtics where he was elected in two All-Star Games in 2016 and 2017, during which he averaged 28.9 points per game.
After injury in the 2017 playoffs, he was sent to Cleveland Cavaliers for Kyrie Irving and spent the 2017-2018 season alongside LeBron James, who will become his Hollywood teammate again, at least in the short term.
Los Angeles shared three wins in a row and with 16-13 record ranks sixth in the Western Conference standings.