Henry signed with Golden State and will be sent to the team's affiliate in the NBA Development League in Santa Cruz, the San Jose Mercury News reports. Henry, who was with the Lakers last season, will not join the Warriors for their final two games of the preseason.
The Lakers claimed forward Tarik Black off waivers and waived small forward Xavier Henry Sunday, ESPN reports. Black was waived by the Rockets upon the signing of Josh Smith after averaging 4.2 points and 5.1 rebounds in 25 games. The Hornets also reportedly placed a claim on Black, but the Lakers had waiver priorty. Henry had season-ending surgery on his injured Achilles in November.
Lakers forward Xavier Henry underwent surgery to repair his torn Achilles on Tuesday, per the team's official website. He's expected to miss the remainder of the season after suffering the injury in practice on Monday. The team expects him to be ready for the start of the 2015-16 season.
Lakers forward Xavier Henry will have season-ending surgery to repair his torn Achilles' on Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles Times. Henry injured himself during Monday's practice, and the initial fear was that he tore his Achilles'. Medical tests confirmed that was the case, and the team determined Henry would have surgery on Tuesday.
Lakers forward Xavier Henry has a torn Achilles' tendon, according to Yahoo! Henry will miss the rest of the season due to the issue. He injured himself during practice Monday, and a torn Achilles' was feared initially. Henry played nine games with the team this season.
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