Report: David Lee Could Play In Game 6

Apr 30, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; Golden State Warriors power forward David Lee (left) watches the game from the bench with shooting guard Kent Bazemore (20) in the first quarter against the Denver Nuggets in game five of the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets won 107-100. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

UPDATE:

ORIGINAL POST

David Lee, per multiple reports, could play in Game 6 as the Golden State Warriors look to close the Denver Nuggets out.

Yeah, I don’t get it either.

Lee tore his right hip flexor less than two weeks ago and was unsurprisingly ruled out for the reminder of the playoffs. There was even some concern that he could miss more time than expected heading into training camp. The funny thing is, those reports were surfaced just a few days ago. They aren’t ancient.

Now, Lee may play in Game 6.

I wouldn’t anything official yet, though. Lee could just be a decoy.

Then again, he did appear to be moving well in warm ups, and has been cleared to play:

On April 21, the Warriors didn’t sound optimistic:

It will be an interesting development with the tip-off looming.

Topics: Denver Nuggets, Golden State Warriors, NBA, NBA Playoffs

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