LeBron James will miss not less than another week with a strained left groin, the Los Angeles Lakers introduced Thursday.
James, who suffered the injury Christmas Day within the Lakers’ win over the Golden State Warriors, has been sidelined for 2 weeks to date, with the workforce going Three-5 in his absence.
The four-time MVP was evaluated by L.A.’s workforce medical employees Thursday and so they decided “the therapeutic of James’ groin injury is progressing,” per the Lakers.
Moreover, James has been “cleared to enhance on-court practical basketball actions,” the workforce mentioned in an announcement.
To this point, James has achieved little or no basketball exercise because the injury exterior of standstill taking pictures.
The Lakers fly to Utah on Thursday for a recreation in opposition to the Jazz on Friday. James won’t be a part of them.
He may also miss Sunday’s house recreation in opposition to his former workforce, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and Tuesday’s recreation in opposition to the Chicago Bulls, at a minimal.
The Lakers will present another standing replace on James subsequent Wednesday, forward of their recreation Thursday in Oklahoma Metropolis.