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Nicolas Batum: “Ty Lue saved my life”

Once known as one of the more versatile players in the entire NBA on both offense and defense, the career of Nicolas Batum appeared to be coming to an end far sooner than he could have predicted. For seven well-played seasons in Portland, Batum was often viewed as one of...
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Clippers' Nicolas Batum: Not on injury report

Batum (ankle) is not listed on the injury report ahead of Tuesday's play-in game against Minnesota. Batum was scratched from Sunday's regular-season finale against OKC with an apparent ankle injury, but in retrospect it's likely that he was simply held out for rest purposes. Expect the veteran to be back in the lineup and available for his usual workload Tuesday night.
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Clippers' Nicolas Batum: Now listed as out

Batum (ankle) is listed as out for Sunday's game against the Thunder. The Cliippers previously announced Batum as a starter, but it looks like the team has reversed course and opted to hold him out of action for precautionary purposes. Robert Covington could be in position to get the start at forward.
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Clippers' Nicolas Batum: Off injury report

Batum (ankle) will be available for Sunday's game against the Pelicans, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN.com reports. Most of the Clippers' key starters sat out Friday against the Bucks and will be back in action Sunday. Batum finished March with averages of 8.3 points, 4.1 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.0 steals in 25.6 minutes.
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Clippers' Nicolas Batum: Won't play at Milwaukee

Batum (ankle) is out Friday against the Bucks, Mirjam Swanson of the Los Angeles Daily News reports. Most of the Clippers' key players are resting Friday, so plenty of value has suddenly opened up for daily fantasy leagues. At forward, more minutes should be available for Robert Covington, Terance Mann, Amir Coffey and Rodney Hood.
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Clippers' Nicolas Batum: May not play Thursday

Batum is questionable for Thursday's game against the Bulls due to left ankle soreness, Tomer Azarly of ClutchPoints.com reports. Despite coach Tyronn Lue saying Batum would be capped at 19 minutes going forward, he's played 22 and 23 minutes, respectively, over the past two games. Both he and Marcus Morris (knee) have popped up on the injury report Thursday, and if one or both players sit out, more minutes could be in store for Amir Coffey, Terance Mann and Robert Covington.
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Clippers' Nicolas Batum: In starting five

Batum (ankle) will start Thursday's game at Chicago, Tomer Azarly of Clutch Points reports. Batum was initially questionable due to a sore ankle, but he'll start at his usual forward spot. Last week, coach Ty Lue said Batum's workload would be capped at 19 minutes for the rest of the regular season, but he's played 23 and 22 minutes, respectively, over the last two contests.
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