With every passing day, the Lakers’ playoff push intensifies.

Los Angeles continues a stretch in which every game matters when it hosts Memphis on Tuesday night at Crypto.com Arena. The game comes exactly one week to the date that the two teams in Memphis, where the Grizzlies used a massive third quarter to earn a 12-point win.

The Lakers are coming off of a massive win over the Warriors on Sunday, in which Anthony Davis erupted for 39 points, eight rebounds and six assists to do a bit of everything in the absence of LeBron James.

As LA prepares to take on a reeling Memphis team, will James be in action? Here is the latest on his status for Tuesday night’s game.

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Is LeBron James playing vs. Grizzlies tonight?

James has been sidelined since suffering a right foot injury on Sunday, Feb. 26. On Thursday, March 2, the Lakers announced that James suffered a tendon injury and will be re-evaluated in about three weeks’ time.

James will not be active against the Grizzlies on Tuesday, March 7 and is not set to be re-evaluated until March 23.

What channel is Lakers vs. Grizzlies on?

  • TV channel (national): TNT
  • TV channel (Los Angeles): Spectrum SportsNet
  • Live stream: Sling TV

In addition to a regional broadcast in Los Angeles, Lakers vs. Grizzlies will be broadcast nationally on TNT in the United States. Viewers in the United States can also stream Lakers vs. Grizzlies on Sling TV.

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Lakers vs. Grizzlies start time

  • Date: Tuesday, March 7
  • Time: 10 p.m. ET | 7 p.m. PT

Lakers vs. Grizzlies from Crypto.com Arena is scheduled to tip off around 10 p.m. ET on Tuesday, March 7, which is 7 p.m. local time in Los Angeles.

Lakers schedule 2022-23

Here are Los Angeles’ next five games:

DateOpponentTime (ET)National TV
March 7vs. Grizzlies10 p.m.TNT
March 10vs. Raptors10:30 p.m.NBA TV
March 12vs. Knicks9 p.m.ESPN
March 14at Pelicans8 p.m.
March 15at Rockets8 p.m.

Grizzlies schedule 2022-23

Here are Memphis’ next five games:

DateOpponentTime (ET)National TV
March 7at Lakers10 p.m.TNT
March 9vs. Warriors7:30 p.m.TNT
March 11vs. Mavericks8 p.m.
March 13at Mavericks7:30 p.m.ESPN
March 15at Heat7:30 p.m.

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