Before last game in which the Wizards lost to the Spurs at home, Russel Westbrook had been listed by the Wizards as questionable.
However, on Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Lakers in D.C., Westbrook is no longer on the injury report and will start, Fred Katz of The Atheltic relayed on Tuesday, and announced he will start on Wednesday.
Katz's Tweets can be seen below.
Westbrook has been on an absolute tear as of late, and the Wizards will be glad to have him going up against a Lakers team that does not have LeBron James.
Here are some recent Tweets about just how great Westbrook has been.
- SLICK LEONARD DIES: Bobby "Slick" Leonard was the Indiana Pacers and his attachment to the franchise as a coach and broadcaster last nearly five decades. CLICK HERE
- Myles Turner is OUT Indefnitley the Pacers announced Last Week: Myles Turner, the Pacers leader in blocks, who had missed six consecutive games before returning on Sunday against the Hawks playing 34 minutes, will once again be out. The team announced an injury to his toe that has him out for an indefinite period. CLICK HERE
- The Lakers have been a mess without LeBron James in the lineup: Without James, the team has been lousy in those 20 games this season. If they want to get a good seed for the playoffs, they will need James to return healthy soon. In the games without James, the Lakers have gone 8-12 this season. CLICK HERE
- The Pacers Lost to Damian Lillard and the Trail Blazers on Tuesday night: The loss was a lot more than just a run-of-the-mill blow-out loss; the Pacers also lost out on their historic streak. CLICK HERE