The latest injury status of LaMelo Ball for the Hornets

LaMelo LaFrance Ball (born August 22, 2001) is an American professional basketball player for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). In the 2020 NBA draft, the Hornets selected him with the third overall pick. Ball was named NBA Rookie of the Year in 2021, and an NBA All-Star the following season, in 2022.

How about injury status of LaMelo Ball?

Injury Status of LaMelo Ball
(Source: Wikipedia)

Injury: Ankle

Injury status: OUT

Updated: Dec. 9

UPDTAE: LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss Friday’s game against the Knicks.

Ball’s left ankle injury is still healing, so it’s unclear when he’ll be able to resume playing.

Ball (ankle) will miss the Clippers’ game on Monday.

A sprained left ankle will keep Ball out for the eighth time in a row. The 21-year-old has only played in three games this season and has yet to be assigned a return date.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss Saturday’s game against the Bucks.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will not play against the Wizards on Friday. Ball will miss his sixth game in a row.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss Monday’s game against the Boston Celtics.

After aggravating an ankle injury that has kept him out for the first month of the season, Ball will miss his fifth consecutive game.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss Friday’s game for the Timberwolves.

LaMelo Ball is still out with an ankle injury suffered late in his third appearance for Charlotte this season.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss the 76ers vs. Hornets game on Wednesday.

Due to an ankle injury suffered in his second game of the season last Wednesday, LaMelo Ball will miss his third straight game. Given his previous ankle injury to start the season, the team will most likely be cautious in bringing him back.

Ball’s next game will be against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss the Wizards game on Sunday.

Ball will miss his second straight game due to a left ankle sprain he suffered after stepping on a courtside fan on Wednesday.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss Friday’s game against Cleveland.

After rolling his ankle in the fourth quarter of the Pacers’ loss on Wednesday, LaMelo Ball went to the locker room, and he had X-rays taken after the game, which came back negative. He was unable to practice on Thursday and will miss at least one game as a result.

LaMelo Ball will play against the Pacers.

LaMelo Ball has returned to the Charlotte Hornets.

Even if Ball does not play against Miami on Saturday, he is getting closer to making his debut against Orlando on Monday night.

UPDTAE: LaMelo Ball (ankle) will not play against the Heat on Saturday.

Due to an ankle injury, LaMelo Ball has yet to play this season and will be out again on Saturday.

His next game will be against Orlando on Monday, but he has no set return date.

He is still out of the Hornets-Heat game on Thursday.

LaMelo Ball (ankle) will miss the game against Portland on Wednesday.

Ball has yet to play this season due to an ankle injury. He’ll most likely miss the second half of Charlotte’s back-to-back set on Thursday as well, so the point guard’s next chance to play will most likely come against Miami on Saturday.

About LaMelo Ball

No. 1 – Charlotte Hornets
PositionPoint guard
LeagueNBA
Personal information
BornAugust 22, 2001 (age 21)
Anaheim, California, U.S.
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school
  • Chino Hills (Chino Hills, California)
  • SPIRE Academy (Geneva, Ohio)
NBA draft2020 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3rd overall
Selected by the Charlotte Hornets
Playing career2018–present
Career history
2018Prienai
2018Los Angeles Ballers
2019–2020Illawarra Hawks
2020–presentCharlotte Hornets