Is LeBron still out on injury?

The team announced Wednesday that James is out with a sore groin. Fellow Los Angeles star Anthony Davis is probable with an elbow injury. James, a 16-time All-Star, has bounced back from his injury-shortened 2018-19 season, averaging averaging 25.5 points, a league-leading 10.6 assists and 7.7 rebounds per game.

Nuggets After Injury Is Diagnosed as Muscle Strain. The Los Angeles Lakers will be severely short-handed Sunday night against the Denver Nuggets with LeBron James ruled out, according to Marc Stein of the New York Times. James went through a disappointing 2018-19 season where he played a career-low 55 games.

Also, has LeBron ever had an injury? LeBron James‘ groin injury is now the worst injury of his career. The most games he’s ever missed in a season was 13 in 2014-2015, when he was sidelined eight games with a back injury. James has now missed the Los Angeles Lakers’ past 11 games since injuring his groin against the Golden State Warriors on Christmas Day.

Secondly, what is LeBron James injury status?

LeBron James will miss his first game of the 2019-20 season after being ruled out of the Lakers’ matchup against the Nuggets on Sunday. James has been dealing with a thoracic muscle strain, which coach Frank Vogel said occurred in Los Angeles’ loss to the Pacers on Tuesday night.

Why is LeBron not playing in tonight’s game?

Nuggets due to muscle strain. LeBron James suffered the injury on Tuesday and played through it against the Bucks on Thursday. LeBron James has a thoracic muscle strain and will not play in Sunday’s Lakers vs. Nuggets game (9:30 ET, NBA TV), the team announced Sunday.

What is a groin injury?

A groin strain is an injury or tear to any of the adductor muscles of the thigh. These are the muscles on the inner side of the thigh. Sudden movements usually trigger an acute groin strain, such as kicking, twisting to change direction while running, or jumping. Athletes are most at risk for this injury.

Who is injured on the Lakers?

Current Team Injuries DATE NAME STATUS 2019-12-26 LeBron James Ques Sat 2019-08-15 DeMarcus Cousins Out indefinitely

Why is Curry not playing?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry will miss at least three months for the ailing Warriors because of a broken left hand that required surgery, the toughest blow yet early in an already difficult season for struggling Golden State following five straight trips to the NBA Finals.

Is Harden injured?

Warriors with Neck Injury. Houston Rockets star James Harden will not play in Saturday night’s game against the Golden State Warriors because of a cervical strain, according to Houston’s Craig Ackerman. As good as Harden was in 2017-18, the Rockets need him to be even better to take down the Warriors this season.

How long has LeBron been injured for?

When he was a high school junior, LeBron James broke his wrist, causing him to miss two weeks of hoops. And that was about it for the next 18 years. James never had an injury linger longer than that, until a strained left groin sidelined him for the past five weeks.

How did LeBron hurt his groin?

The Lakers star grabbed at his left groin after slipping under the Warriors basket at the 7:51 mark of the third trying for a loose ball. He said he has had the injury before but “not in a long time.”

Is Anthony Davis injury?

Anthony Davis did not have a bone bruise, as the team’s medical staff believed he had Tuesday night after taking a hard fall. Davis fell onto his backside after a midair collision with New York Knicks forward Julius Randle while trying to block a shot during the second half of Tuesday night’s game.

Is Anthony Davis injured?

Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium later reported Davis does not have ligament damage and the team believes he has a Grade 1 sprain. Davis will undergo an MRI on Sunday, per Charania. ESPN’s Dave McMenamin noted Davis “suffered the injury swatting at the ball midway through the first quarter.”

Who did Michael Jordan play for?

Chicago Bulls

Who does Kobe Bryant play for?

Kobe Bean Bryant (born August 23, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player. He played his entire 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Will LeBron play vs Warriors?

LeBron James Won’t Play vs. Warriors Because of Maintenance After Groin Injury. Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James will not play in Saturday night’s game against the Golden State Warriors because of “load management,” head coach Luke Walton told reporters.

How many games did Michael Jordan miss?

64 games

How many games have LeBron missed?

James has played in 94% of possible games in his career, and he has never missed a playoff game. James has never played in fewer than 84% of one season’s games and has a Karl Malone-like durability and is reliably consistent for 27 points, seven rebounds and seven assists in 38 minutes per game.

How many games was LeBron out for?

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James will be held out of the Los Angeles Lakers’ final six games of the season to aid in the recovery of his strained groin, the team announced Saturday.