The bad news continues to pile on for the Los Angeles Lakers, who are losers of six out of their last seven games. LeBron James, who returned to action on Friday night after missing over a month of action, is expected not to play on Monday night against the Nuggets, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Monday.
The Tweet from Wojnarowski can be seen in a post below.
The Lakers remain six and a half games behind the Clippers in the standings for the fourth seed, which is the last seed for home-court advantage.
The Indiana Pacers play a critical game against the Wizards on Monday night: Russell Westbrook and the Wizards are rolling right now. On Monday night, they will play host to the Pacers in a matchup that has playoff implications. CLICK HERE.
The Indiana Pacers scored a franchise-record 152 points on Saturday night against the Thunder: The Indiana Pacers showed huge signs of life in Oklahoma City on Saturday night, and the team broke several records. CLICK HERE.
LeBron James shares an Instagram message to Russell Westbrook: After the Wizards beat down the Lakers on Wednesday night, James took to Instagram to share a public statement to his friend Russell Westbrook. CLICK HERE.
Kevin Durant has a massive third quarter against the Pacers on Friday night: On Thursday night, Kevin Durant went off for 22 points in the third quarter in Indiana. The Pacers' defensive woes continue to haunt them, and they continue to lose games on their home court. Defense and home-court advantage have been something they are historically better than most teams at. CLICK HERE.