Chris Mascaro
Wednesday December 18th, 2013

LeBron James is shooting a career-high 59.8 percent from the field this season. (Issac Baldizon/Getty Images) LeBron James is shooting a career-high 59.8 percent from the field this season. (Issac Baldizon/Getty Images)

After injuring his ankle left ankle in Monday's win over the Jazz, LeBron James said Wednesday he will play against the Pacers.

James was considered a game-time decision Tuesday. He is averaging 25.3 points per game (the lowest mark since his rookie year) with 6.8 rebounds and 6.3 assists and is shooting a career-best 59.8 percent.

The Heat (18-6) lost to the Pacers, who they trail by two games in the standings, last week in their first meeting of the season.

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