Lakers' Rondo sidelined with sprained right finger

Point guard suffered injury Tuesday and will miss Thursday's game in Sacramento

From NBA Twitter reports

Dec 27, 2018 11:57 AM ET

Rajon Rondo sprained his right ring finger in Tuesday's win over Golden State.

Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo will miss Thursday's game in Sacramento as he deals with a sprained sprained right ring finger, the team announced Wednesday night. 

Rondo injured his finger during the Lakers' 127-101 win at Golden State on Christmas Day. Rondo, who missed 17 games with a fractured third metacarpal in his right hand before returning Dec. 21, had 15 points, five rebounds and 10 assists to pick up the slack Tuesday after LeBron James exited with a groin injury.

Rondo is averaging 8.4 points, 4.4 rebounds and 6.7 assists in 14 games this season. 

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