Caldwell-Pope (knee) will play in Game 6 against Phoenix on Thursday, John Gambadoro of Arizona Sports 98.7 FM reports.
Caldwell-Pope started but just played just 15 minutes in the blowout Game 5 loss as he dealt with a left knee injury. The 28-year-old shooting guard is shooting a horrific 22.2 percent from the field in the series on 4.5 field-goal attempts per game.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) will be a game-time decision for Thursday's Game 6 against the Suns, Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Caldwell-Pope exited Game 5 early after just 15 minutes on the court. He went 0-for-1. Anthony Davis (groin) is also questionable for Thursday's do-or-die Game 6, so the Lakers could end up being extremely shorthanded.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) will not return to Tuesday's Game 5 against the Suns, Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reports.
Caldwell-Pope was dealing with a left knee injury heading into Game 5, and he seems to have aggravated the issue. With the game well out of reach for the Lakers, it's not surprising that he won't return.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) will be available for Tuesday night's Game 5 against the Suns, Mike Scotto of USA Today reports.
A left knee injury kept Caldwell-Pope out of Sunday's Game 4 loss, but he's made some progress over the last two days and will be back in the lineup for an extremely pivotal Game 5. With Anthony Davis (groin) expected to be limited -- or held out altogether -- the Lakers will need Caldwell-Pope to break out of the shooting slump that saw him hit just one of 13 three-point attempts in Games 1 through 3.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) is expected to play in Tuesday's Game 5 at Phoenix, Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com reports.
The 28-year-old said Monday that he's questionable for Wednesday's contest, but his outlook is apparently more optimistic. Caldwell-Pope missed Game 4 on Sunday due to the left knee injury, but he should rejoin the lineup for the fifth game of the series.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) said Monday that he's questionable for Game 5 against Phoenix on Tuesday, Mark Medina of USA Today reports.
Caldwell-Pope missed Game 4 due to a left knee injury which continues to bother him. The 28-year-old shooting guarded claimed to be feeling better after a few days off, but the team will likely not make a final decision on his status until close to tipoff. Wesley Matthews got the spot start in Game 4, and would likely remain in the starting lineup for Game 5 if Caldwell-Pope remains out.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) will not play in Game 4 against Phoenix on Sunday, Mike Trudell of the Lakers' official site reports.
Caldwell-Pope will have to miss at least one playoff game due to a left knee injury after he had been listed as questionable. Wesley Matthews, Alex Caruso and Kyle Kuzma are all candidates to see increased minutes in Game 4 with the regular starter sidelined.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) is a game-time decision for Game 4 against Phoenix on Sunday, Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com reports.
Caldwell-Pope is going through pregame warmups and will presumably play unless he suffers a setback. If he is unavailable, Wesley Matthews and Alex Caruso could see increased workloads.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) is questionable for Sunday's contest against the Suns, Kyle Goon of The Orange County Register reports.
An MRI confirmed Caldwell-Pope didn't suffer any structural damage, but he'll still be questionable for Sunday's Game 4. If he sits out, more minutes would be available for Wesley Matthews and Alex Caruso.
Caldwell-Pope (knee) is considered day-to-day after an MRI on his left knee confirmed there is no structural damage, Mark Medina of USA Today reports.
Caldwell-Pope suffered the injury during the third quarter of Thursday's Game 3 victory over the Suns. He will have multiple days to recover, as Game 4 is not until Sunday. Should he ultimately be unable to go, Alex Caruso and Wesley Matthews could be in line for heavier workloads than usual.
Caldwell-Pope (quad) will undergo a MRI on Friday after he left Thursday's Game 3 win early, Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com reports.
The guard suffered the injury sometime during the third quarter of Game 3. More news confirming his status for Sunday's matchup should surface once he undergoes additional tests. Prior to exiting, Caldwell-Pope notched five points (2-4 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-1 FT) and four rebonds in 26 minutes. For the series, he's now 1-of-13 from three.
Caldwell-Pope (leg) went to the locker room in the third quarter of Game 3 against Phoenix, Kyle Goon of The Orange County Register reports.
It's unclear what exactly the injury was and whether Caldwell-Pope will return to the game at this time. In 26 minutes of action, he had gone for five points (2-4 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 1-1 FT), four rebounds and two steals across 26 minutes. Alex Caruso, Wesley Matthews and Kyle Kuzma could see increased minutes if Caldwell-Pope remains out.
Caldwell-Pope (ankle) is available and starting Wednesday against the Rockets, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports.
The 28-year-old was considered probable and will once again play through the ankle sprain. Caldwell-Pope has averaged 11.6 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.6 assists in 34.6 minutes over the past five games.
Caldwell-Pope (ankle) is probable for Wednesday's contest against the Rockets, Dan Woike of the Los Angeles Times reports.
The injury hasn't affected KCP's availability since April 24. Over his past nine games, he's averaged 9.8 points, 3.3 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 33.8 minutes.
Caldwell-Pope (ankle) will play and start Tuesday against the Knicks, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports.
As expected, Caldwell-Pope will continue to play through an ankle injury. He's averaging 12.0 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists through five games in May.
Caldwell-Pope (ankle) is probable for Tuesday's game against the Knicks, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports.
Caldwell-Pope continues to nurse a right ankle sprain, but the team expects the guard to take the court Tuesday evening. He's averaging 12.0 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists through five games in May.
Caldwell-Pope compiled 17 points (4-9 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 5-5 FT), three steals, two assists and two rebounds across 35 minutes in Sunday's 123-110 win over the Suns.
To stay above water, a solid contribution from Caldwell-Pope will remain a key factor for the Lakers until LeBron James (ankle) can get back into the starting lineup. The veteran guard rattled off some of the best games of his career in April, and although he's cooled off since then, those standout games are evidence of his potential upside. Shot volume is the critical stat tied to Caldwell-Pope's success. On nights when he can put up 10 or more shots, his overall numbers improve exponentially.
Caldwell-Pope (ankle) is starting Sunday's game against the Suns.
Caldwell-Pope will be able to play through a right ankle sprain yet again. In his last seven appearances, he's averaged 9.0 points, 3.0 assists and 2.7 rebounds in 32.7 minutes per game.
Caldwell-Pope (ankle) is probable for Sunday's game against the Suns, Ryan Ward of LakersNation.com reports.
Caldwell-Pope continues to deal with a sprained right ankle, but he's appeared in each of the past seven games. During this stretch, he's averaged 9.0 points, 3.0 assists, 2.7 rebounds and 1.3 steals in 32.7 minutes.
Caldwell-Pope totaled 17 points (5-9 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 6-7 FT), five assists, four rebounds and a blocked shot over 38 minutes in Friday's loss to Portland.
The shooting guard played through a sore ankle and finished as the Lakers' third-leading scored while tying his season high with five dimes. Caldwell-Pope is averaging 13.1 points, 2.8 boards, 2.5 assists, 2.5 three-pointers and 1.1 steals over his past 15 games.
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