The Los Angeles Lakers will probably be with out LeBron James for the fifth straight recreation tonight once they host the New York Knicks at Staples Center, and he will not be travelling on the crew’s upcoming two-game street journey both.
The Lakers supplied an replace on LeBron’s groin pressure at present, revealing that the four-time NBA MVP continues to obtain each day remedy and will probably be reevaluated in every week.
LeBron, who suffered an damage in the course of the crew’s victory in opposition to the Golden State Warriors on Christmas Day, has already missed 4 video games. The Lakers are 1-Three with out him within the lineup.
In addition to tonight’s recreation in opposition to New York, the 34-year outdated ahead will miss Sunday’s recreation in Minnesota and Monday’s recreation at Dallas. The Lakers will return to L.A. for a house recreation in opposition to the Detroit Pistons subsequent Wednesday, although it is unlikely he’ll be able to go well with up given the one-week time-frame.
Entering tonight’s contest, the Lakers are sitting in eighth place within the Western Conference with a 21-17 file. According to