Artest becomes latest Laker with hand injury
Lakers forward Metta World Peace suffered a dislocated middle finger on his right hand in the fourth quarter of the Lakers' 99-92 preseason loss to the Kings on Sunday.
Kobe Bryant will sit out the Los Angeles Lakers' final two games of the season because of an injury to his right index finger.
Kobe Bryant sat out tonight's game at Portland because of a sprained ankle.
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant aggravated his left ankle in a 99-97 win over Charlotte on Wednesday.