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Lakers' Gasol diagnosed with plantar fasciitis; listed as probable for Friday

12/27/2012 08:33 EST | Updated 02/26/2013 05:12 EST
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol has plantar fasciitis in his right foot.

He was examined on Thursday by a foot specialist and an MRI confirmed the diagnosis. Gasol is listed as probable for Friday night's game against Portland.

Gasol is averaging 12.6 points and 8.7 rebounds this season.

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