Los Angeles Lakers power forward Larry Nance Jr. has been cleared to return to practice after suffering a fractured thumb on his left hand.
Nance Jr. underwent surgery on Nov. 3 and the Lakers said he would miss between four-to-six weeks.
Great news for Larry Nance Jr. Lakers say he's been cleared to return to practice.
— Serena Winters (@SerenaWinters) November 17, 2017
Nance Jr., a high-flying third-year swingman out of Wyoming, is off to his best start as a pro this season, averaging 10.6 points and 7.5 rebounds.
The Lakers enter today with a record of 6-9.