James (abdomen) has been cleared to play Monday against the Jazz, Kyle Goon of The Orange County Register reports. James was once again listed as probable on the injury report due to an abdominal strain, but the team has confirmed that he'll run the floor Monday evening. He's coming off a strong performance Saturday against Denver, collecting 25 points, nine boards, two assists and two blocks in 31 minutes.
James (abdomen) is probable for Monday's game against the Jazz. James continues to land on the injury report due to an abdominal strain, but he's played in every game since Nov. 30. The 37-year-old has averaged 30.5 points, 7.5 rebounds and 5.7 assists in 35.7 minutes per game since the start of January.
James contributed 25 points (9-23 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 5-7 FT), nine rebounds, two assists and two blocks in 31 minutes during Saturday's 133-96 loss to Denver. James reached the 25-point mark for the 13th straight game, but his performance was far from enough to keep the Lakers from falling in humbling fashion. The future Hall of Famer struggled with a 9-for-23 shooting night from the field, but he led the team with nine boards and committed only one turnover. James is averaging a robust 33.5 points, 9.4 rebounds, 5.9 assists, 3.0 three-pointers, 1.5 steals and 1.5 blocks over his past 13 contests.
James (abdomen) will play Saturday against the Nuggets, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports. James will start but shift to power forward, as coach Frank Vogel is opting to start Dwight Howard against Nikola Jokic. This month, James has averaged 31.6 points, 7.2 rebounds, 6.4 assists, 1.4 steals and 1.2 blocks in 36.6 minutes.
James (abdomen) is probable Saturday against the Nuggets, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports. James is always listed on the injury report but is seemingly at no risk of missing games due to the issue. This month, he's averaged 31.6 points, 7.2 rebounds, 6.4 assists, 1.4 steals and 1.2 blocks in 36.6 minutes.
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