The Latest Injury Reports Lakers’ D’Angelo Russell

D’Angelo Russell (born February 23, 1996) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Latest News Injury Report on D’Angelo Russell


Injury status: Active

UPDATE (May. 22):

D’Angelo Russell is ready to play against the Denver Nuggets on Monday.

UPDATE (May. 12):

D’Angelo Russell will play against the Golden State Warriors on Friday.

UPDATE (Apr. 28):

D’Angelo Russell is ready for Friday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies.

UPDATE (Apr. 11):

D’Angelo Russell (foot) is probable for Tuesday’s game against the Timberwolves.

UPDATE (Apr. 09):

Due to left foot soreness, D’Angelo Russell (foot) is listed as probable for Sunday’s game against the Jazz.

Russell has been dealing with a lingering foot injury, but he’s been listed as probable for the regular-season finale.

Russell had a team-high 24 points against the Suns on Friday, and he has averaged 17.4 points and 6.1 assists per game since joining the Lakers before the trade deadline.

UPDATE (Apr. 07):

D’Angelo Russell (Foot) is expected to play against the Suns on Friday.

UPDATE (Apr. 05):

Russell (foot) is questionable for Wednesday’s game against the Clippers.

UPDATE (Apr. 04):

D’Angelo Russell (foot) is probable for Tuesday’s game against the Jazz.


D’Angelo Russell, who has dealt with a slew of injuries, was taken out of Sunday’s game against the Rockets at halftime with left foot pain.

Russell seems to be in discomfort due to his foot, although it is unclear if he has sustained an injury.

Head coach Darvin Ham explained after the game that they took Russell out of the lineup as a precaution, but that he was available to play.

UPDATE (Apr. 02):

D’Angelo Russell is ready on Sunday’s game against the Rockets.

UPDATE (Mar. 31):

Russell missed the Lakers’ previous two contests due to a hip issue, but he was able to log 36 minutes Wednesday.

He racked up 17 points (7-12 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 1-3 FT), 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 1 steal.

UPDATE (Mar. 29):

D’Angelo Russell (hip) is probable for Wednesday’s game against the Chicago Bulls.

UPDATE (Mar. 26):

According to Harrison Faigen of, D’Angelo Russell is doubtful to play against the Bulls on Sunday.

It’s not surprising that Russell was listed as questionable after missing Friday’s game against the Thunder given that head coach Darvin Ham has said the injury isn’t serious.

Updated (Mar. 24): 

D’Angelo Russell is ready on Friday’s game against the Thunder.

Updated (Mar. 19): 

D’Angelo Russell played a total of 36 minutes Friday in a 111-110 loss to Dallas and recorded 11 points (5-17 FG, 0-6 3Pt, 1-2 FT), 2 rebounds, 11 assists, and 1 steal.

Russell averaged 30.5 points and shot 63.9 percent from the field in his first two games back from a six-game absence due to an ankle injury. However, in his subsequent three games, he averaged 15.3 points and shot 30.6 percent from the field.

Updated (Mar. 17): 

D’Angelo Russell is ready on Friday’s game against the Mavericks.