The Lakers’ journey through this season is starting to resemble Odysseus’ trip home from Troy.

Just four games after returning from a hamstring tear, point guard Jordan Farmar has suffered another hamstring tear, this one is expected to keep him sidelined for a month, the Lakers have announced.

Farmar came back from his last injury as quickly as he could because the Lakers were already without Steve Nash and Steve Blake due to injuries. Is Farmar’s new injury related to the old one, as often can happen with hamstrings?