LeBron James to sit out for the rest of the season

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The Los Angeles Lakers decided to sit out forward LeBron James for the remainder of the season.

“After consulting with our team doctors and medical staff, we have decided to hold LeBron out of games for the remainder of the season. This decision will allow his groin to fully heal, and is best for the future success of both LeBron and the Lakers”

This season, the 34-year-old averaged 27.4 points (51 FG%), 8.5 rebounds and 8.3 assists per game.