Ball has had a tumultuous two years with the Lakers.
Lonzo Ball has been out with an ankle sprain and a bone bruise since January 19th after a recreation in opposition to the Houston Rockets. Ever since Ball’s harm, his title has been talked about in commerce rumors. Perhaps the most important commerce rumor of all of them was when the Los Angeles Lakers had been making an attempt to accumulate Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans. Despite all the noise, Ball defined that he isn’t fearful about being traded.
“At the top of the day, you may solely management the issues that you may management,” Ball mentioned to The Athletic. “If I get traded, then I get traded. But I’ll be able to go. The aim is to be one of the best participant I can for whichever crew.”
Ball is not going to play the remainder of the season and as a substitute, will likely be specializing in rehab. The Lakers sophomore is worked up in regards to the future and has a great feeling with regards to his well being shifting ahead.
Harry How/Getty Images
“I am very, very motivated,” Ball mentioned. “I wish to be one of the best I may be. I am wanting ahead to this summer time. I do not take a look at it as added strain, as a result of I have not had a full summer time but to dedicate to myself. I’ve to maintain engaged on my craft. I am simply completely happy that I’ll be wholesome. It’s been irritating. This is the second 12 months that this has occurred. But I’ve to remain constructive, keep motivated.”
The Lakers are 11th within the Western Conference with a file of 31-37.