Lakers Hoping Andrew Bynum’s Suspension Will be Reduced

The last memory we have of the Los Angeles Lakers on the basketball court certainly isn’t a very pleasant one. A 30-point blowout to cap off a sweep at the hands of the Dallas Mavericks was embarrassing enough, but the way that several Lakers players lost their composure was certainly unacceptable.

Most people will remember Andrew Bynum being ejected from the game after a blatant elbow to the head of Mavericks guard J.J. Barea. Bynum was suspended for the first five games of the 2011-12 season for this offense.

Now, according to Mike Bresnahan of the L.A. Times, it seems that the Lakers are looking to get this suspension reduced. Since the upcoming season will only be 66 games rather than 82, the team is hoping the league will adjust Bynum’s suspension accordingly.

httpvhd://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dabt_Kb2UmQ

You May Also Like

Lakers News: Xavier Henry Ruled Out Against Heat And Magic

The Los Angeles Lakers may finally be starting to get players back…

Lakers News & Rumors Recap: Lakers Out of the Summer League Finals

Nick Young has spent the last few weeks at the Drew League…

Steve Blake ‘Absolutely’ Had Interest In Signing With Lakers

Last summer, the Los Angeles Lakers were expected to be major players…

Lakers Training Camp: LeBron James, JaVale McGee Impressed By Kyle Kuzma After 1st Scrimmage

Considered by many to be the steal of the 2017 NBA Draft, Kyle Kuzma was among the reasons the Los Angeles Lakers…