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LA Lakers Injury Report: LeBron James’ Status Against Denver Nuggets Tonight

Get the latest updates on LeBron James’ injury status and the Lakers’ position in the Western Conference playoff race.

Recent Success for the Lakers

  • The Los Angeles Lakers concluded a successful road trip with a three-game winning streak.
  • Despite missing LeBron James and Anthony Davis, the Lakers secured a victory against the Boston Celtics.
  • James and Davis returned for the next game, helping the Lakers end the New York Knicks’ nine-game winning streak and defeat the Charlotte Hornets.

LeBron James’ Questionable Status

LeBron James

  • LeBron James is currently listed as questionable for the upcoming game against the Denver Nuggets.
  • He continues to deal with tendinopathy in his left ankle and has already missed several recent games.
  • If James sits out, Taurean Prince and Max Christie may need to step up to fill the void.

LeBron James’ Recent Performance

LeBron James

  • In the last five NBA games, LeBron James has showcased his talent with impressive statistics.
  • He has averaged approximately 26 points, close to 9 rebounds, and over 8 assists per game.
  • During the clash against the Hornets on February 5, James played for 40 minutes and maintained a shooting percentage of over 50%.

Western Conference Standings

  • In the Western Conference, the Oklahoma City Thunder, Minnesota Timberwolves, and Denver Nuggets share the same record with 35 wins and 16 losses each.
  • The Thunder lead the conference and division, followed closely by the Timberwolves and Nuggets.
  • The Los Angeles Clippers hold the fourth position, while the Phoenix Suns and New Orleans Pelicans follow closely behind.
  • The Lakers currently occupy the ninth spot, with 27 wins and 25 losses, trailing the top teams by 8.5 games.


  • As the Lakers aim to climb up the Western Conference playoff ladder, LeBron James’ injury status remains a key factor in their upcoming games against the Denver Nuggets and beyond.

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