LeBron James: Lakers Star to Miss Another Three Games
The LA Lakers have confirmed LeBron James will be sidelined for at least another week with the groin injury he suffered against the Golden State Warriors on Christmas Day.
The 34-year-old Lakers star was medically evaluated on Thursday for his strained left groin, which has already caused him to miss eight games.
Furthermore, James has been “cleared to increase on-court functional basketball movements,” the team said in a statement.
“The healing of James’ groin injury is progressing and James has been cleared to increase on-court functional basketball movements,” the Lakers said in a statement.
“A further update will be provided on January 16.”
James could be in line to return in time for the Lakers’ game against the Thunder.