LeBron James is probable to play tonight against the New York Knicks. James suffered a broken nose in the Miami Heat’s win against the Oklahoma City Thunder last week, and missed one game because of it.
Spoelstra says LeBron is most likely playing. In the lineup in “strong pencil.”
— Joseph Goodman (@JoeGoodmanJr) February 27, 2014
James is expected to where a mask to protect his schnoz (and because it looks cool). This next embedded Tweet is just for kicks, since James has come a long way since he last wore a mask.
Masked Man 2.0: LeBron James averaged 26.4 PPG in 16 games while wearing a protective mask during 2004-05 season. pic.twitter.com/lkYMnuNiw4
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 27, 2014
The game will be broadcast on TNT at 7 p.m. ET. Check back for a recap of the game. In the meantime, you can read David’s tongue-in-cheek preview of tonight’s match up.