The Lakers have plenty of injury issues to deal with ahead of the season opener vs the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday.
A total of five players is on the injury list for the first game of the 2021/22 NBA season at Staples Center.
According to Lakers head coach Frank Vogel, three players are out for the game. Wayne Ellington, Trevor Ariza and Talen Horton-Tucker will miss the contest. Ariza and Horton-Tucker will miss two and one month, respectively.
Kendrick Nunn is questionable for the contest, while the Lakers list Malik Monk as probable. The Big 3 of the multiple time champions is ready to go and will start in the game.