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Sport Lakers rule out LeBron James for Thursday's game with sore groin

02:20  27 february  2020
02:20  27 february  2020 Source:   sports.yahoo.com

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LOS ANGELES -- Lakers superstar LeBron James will miss Thursday ' s game against the Golden State Warriors with a sore groin , the team Last Christmas, he suffered a torn left groin against the Warriors, which was the first major injury of his career. It submarined both his and his team's season.

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The Los Angeles Lakers will be without LeBron James as they face the Golden State Warriors on Thursday, the team announced.

LeBron James missed a large chunk of last season with a groin strain. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) © Provided by Yahoo! Sports LeBron James missed a large chunk of last season with a groin strain. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

James is dealing with a sore groin, and Anthony Davis is also probably with a sore left elbow after appearing to hurt it during Tuesday’s win over the New Orleans Pelicans.

While there’s no indication James is dealing with a serious injury, the location is still sure to create some worry among Lakers fans.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- LeBron James ' first season with the Lakers is over. The team announced Saturday he would sit out the remainder of its games ''After consulting with our team doctors and medical staff, we have decided to hold LeBron out of games for the remainder of the season,'' the

LeBron James leads the way early as he finishes with 17 points and 13 rebounds. LeBron would leave the game in the 3rd quarter after suffering a strained left groin . Kyle Kuzma leads the Lakers in scoring with 19 points while Rajon Rondo dishes out 10 assists.

James missed more than a month last season after re-aggravating a groin injury on Christmas, and that absence coincided with the Lakers falling out of the playoffs. If James’ groin issue is back, that could mean the superstar could have to miss games.

Fortunately for the Lakers, missing James on Thursday probably won’t hurt as much as usual given the opponent. The Warriors sit in last place in the Western Conference at 12-46 and Stephen Curry isn’t coming back until at least Sunday.

The Lakers have faced the Warriors twice so far this season, winning 120-95 and 125-120 despite missing Davis in the first game.

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