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Lakers' Larry Nance Jr. is in NBA's concussion protocol

Lakers' Larry Nance Jr. is in NBA's concussion protocol

As of Tuesday evening, Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. was in the NBA’s concussion protocol.

“I feel good,” Nance said, but he didn’t provide many details.

Nance suffered a concussion during the Lakers’ Sunday win over the Phoenix Suns. The injury occurred near the end of the first quarter when Nance’s head hit the court hard. He briefly left the game before returning to make two free throws. He then left for the remainder of the game and was diagnosed with a concussion.

Nance said Monday the injury caused headaches and noise sensitivity. He had to wait until 24 hours after he sustained the injury to enter the...

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