Schroder (COVID-19 health and safety protocols) will remain out for games Monday against the Wizards and Wednesday versus the Jazz before likely returning to the lineup for Friday's contest against the Trail Blazers, Jovan Buha of The Athletic reports.

Schroder has already missed two games since entering the health and safety protocol, and his absence will apparently now extend to four contests. Based on Buha's report, Schroder doesn't seem to have tested positive for the virus and may have been ruled out through contact tracing, so he likely won't be too far behind his teammates from a conditioning standpoint once he clears the protocol. Schroder's eventual return will result in LeBron James shifting back to small forward after James had served as the team's point guard the past two contests.

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