Kaman is averaging 9.1 points and 6.8 rebounds through 48 games this season. He was a late scratch Thursday against the Suns due to lower back spasms. Meyers Leonard will see an increased role if the 32-year-old Kaman is unable to play.
Lopez has been out since mid-December with a fractured right hand. Freeland is dealing with a right shoulder strain, which has kept him out of the last four games.>Freeland told reporters Tuesday he may be out longer than the initial two weeks he was scheduled to be out in early January, reports The Columbian. Center Chris Kaman has seen his role increase with Freeland and Lopez sidelined.
Freeland is expected to be out of action for the next two weeks. In 31 games, he is averaging 3.5 points and 4.5 rebounds. Center Chris Kaman and forward Thomas Robinson could see an increase in minutes while Freeland is sidelined.