LeBron to return from left groin strain vs. Clippers
James has missed 17 games since suffering the injury on Christmas Day
From NBA Twitter and media reports
Lakers fans, the wait is over.
… Well one of them, anyway.
He’s back. pic.twitter.com/MSYQXaoEBT
— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) February 1, 2019
The news was first reported by Chris Haynes of Yahoo! Sports. James, recently crowned top vote-getter and a captain for the 2019 NBA All-Star Game, is averaging 27.3 points, 8.3 rebounds and 7.1 assists in 34.6 minutes for L.A.