The Los Angeles Lakers said LeBron James’ groin injury is healing, and the star forward has been cleared to increase his on-court activities.
The team said James will be re-evaluated on Wednesday, meaning he is expected to miss the next three games: Friday at Utah, and home games Sunday against Cleveland and Tuesday against Chicago.
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James, 34, has not played since sustaining the injury during a win at Golden State on Christmas Day.
The Lakers have gone 3-5 in his absence, including consecutive road wins earlier this week at Minnesota and Dallas.
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–Golden State center DeMarcus Cousins is targeting Jan. 18 for his return to the court, and said he plans to start when the Warriors face the Clippers in Los Angeles.
Head coach Steve Kerr confirmed Thursday that Cousins, who joined the Warriors on a one-year, $5.3 million...
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