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As the Lakers start to string a few wins together, this happens.
Pau Gasol left the game on Tuesday night during the fourth quarter after he fell to the ground after contesting a Brook Lopez shot attempt.
It was unclear at the time what had happened, but after the game, the Lakers billed it as a plantar fasciitis strain in his right foot.
However, Gasol later told reporters that he felt a “pop” when he went down late in the game after going for the block on Lopez. He left the arena in a boot and on crutches. He’ll get an MRI tomorrow in Boston: let’s hope it’s nothing serious.
Here’s where the injury happened: