Though listed as injured, LeBron James should play.
Game 2 pits the Memphis Grizzlies against the Los Angeles Lakers. Ja Morant? Will the Grizzlies prove their bluster? LeBron James will play, though.
LeBron James is likely for Game 2 against the Memphis Grizzlies with right foot pain.
LeBron James has been listed as likely for most of the regular season and usually plays.
LeBron James will be Memphis' best player, but Anthony Davis is their biggest threat. The Grizzlies must anticipate LeBron James' passes to Rui Hachimura and Austin Reaves.
The Grizzlies must double-team smartly because the Lakers have so many weapons. They won't want to single-cover LeBron James, but they can't overextend and get burned again by role players.
Whether Ja Morant plays or not, the Memphis Grizzlies will struggle Wednesday night. Lakers have more chess pieces than Grizzlies. Shot-making, hustle, and execution are needed.