NBA Finals: Adebayo (neck) plans to play Game 4 vs. Lakers

Field Level Media/Reuters

Posted at Oct 07 2020 08:40 AM

Miami Heat forward Bam Adebayo is planning to play Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night, ESPN reported.

Adebayo missed the past two games with a neck strain and is officially listed as questionable. The injury also impacted Adebayo in the Eastern Conference finals.

Guard Goran Dragic (foot) is doubtful for Game 4 after also missing games 2 and 3.

Adebayo, 23, left Game 1 in the third quarter, having scored eight points with four rebounds in 21 minutes. He has averaged 17.8 points and 10.9 rebounds in the postseason.

The Los Angeles Lakers lead the best-of-seven series 2-1.