Jordan Hill Diagnosed with Back Injury

October 08, 2012 6:16 pm PDT


EL SEGUNDO - Los Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill was diagnosed today with a herniated disc (L5, S1) in his back, it was announced by the team.

Hill, who scored 10 points in last night’s loss to the Golden State Warriors in Fresno, was examined by back specialist Dr. Robert Watkins Jr. Hill will be re-evaluated in a week and an update on his condition will be given at that time.