George activated; Odom misses 3rd straight game
Los Angeles Lakers: Forward Brian Cook was placed on the injured list on Thursday because of a sprained right hand.
Cook was hurt during practice Wednesday in Denver, where the Lakers played the Nuggets on Thursday night. X-rays were negative and he is expected to miss two weeks.
Cook is averaging 6.5 points and 3.1 rebounds in 64 games.
Devean George, who has missed the entire season while recovering
from ankle surgery in July, was activated from the injured list.
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