Zion Williamson-Brandon Ingram
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The New Orleans Pelicans will be short-handed in their final regular season game against the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday.

More specifically, five Pelicans players have been ruled out for the game vs the Lakers, while another two are questionable.

Steven Adams (right first MTP sprain), Josh Hart (right thumb surgery), Lonzo Ball (right thumb strain), Brandon Ingram (left ankle sprain) and Zion Williamson (left hand fracture) are out.

Meanwhile, Wes Iwundu (left shoulder sprain) and James Johnson (left knee contusion) are questionable for the contest with the Lakers.

New Orleans (31-40) has already been eliminated from the playoffs. On the contrary, the Lakers (41-30) have to win in order to remain alive in the battle for the sixth place.