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Lakers' Xavier Henry is out for season after Achilles' tendon tear
Lakers' Xavier Henry is out for season after Achilles' tendon tear

The season that couldn't get any worse somehow did for the Lakers. Reserve forward Xavier Henry sustained a torn Achilles' tendon while taking part in three-on-three drills at Monday's practice, becoming the third Lakers player to be lost for the season. "Obviously, it brought practice straight down," said Coach Byron Scott. Steve Nash (back) and Julius Randle (broken leg) have also been lost for the season, and Ryan Kelly is sidelined at least five more weeks because of a hamstring tear. The Lakers have spoken to the NBA about a hardship exception to add a 16th player. If granted, they would need to get back down to the regular-season maximum of 15 when...

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