LeBron James To Play In Lakers' Preseason Opener

On Wednesday, LeBron James informed ESPN’s Dave McMenamin that he was not sure whether or not or not he’d be making an on-court look in the course of the Los Angeles Lakers’ preseason video games. James informed Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles Times, Lakers head coach Luke Walton confirmed right this moment that #23 will see some motion in opposition to the Denver Nuggets within the preseason opener.

Lonzo Ball, who continues to recuperate from surgical procedure on his left knee, shouldn’t be anticipated to play Sunday. The Lakers have reportedly already determined that Rajon Rondo will begin at level guard to start with of the season whereas the second-year PG get again to full energy.

In whole, the Lakers have six preseason video games on the schedule together with two video games in opposition to the defending champion Golden State Warriors within the lead as much as the common season. The Lakers will open the common season on the street in opposition to the Portland Trail Blazers on October 17 in a recreation that can air on TNT at 10:30pm.