Los Angeles Lakers point guard Rajon Rondo has been diagnosed with a broken hand and will be sidelined 4-5 weeks.
The injury occured on Wednesday in the fourth quarter when the Lakers defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 126-117.
ESPN reported that Rondo’s injury is to his right third metacarpal.
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Rondo is making a base salary of $9,000,000 this season with LA. The 32 year-old has a career cash earnings of $97,622,794 in from NBA contracts in 13 seasons with the Celtics, Mavs, Kings, Bulls, Pelicans, and Lakers.