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Lakers reel from latest blow, as Julius Randle has surgery on broken leg
Lakers reel from latest blow, as Julius Randle has surgery on broken leg

The Lakers were still trying to figure out their season two days into it. They had already seen the curveball, Steve Nash sidelined the whole season, but then came the fastball — Julius Randle, their prized rookie, was expected to miss the rest of the season because of a broken leg. Coach Byron Scott said the Lakers were still "a little shocked" by Randle's injury. "I didn't get a whole lot of sleep just thinking about that play and talking to him after the game and basically holding him and just listening to him cry, trying to console him as much as possible," Scott said Wednesday before the Lakers' game with the Phoenix Suns. Randle, 19,...

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