Ivica Zubac starting for Clippers Thursday; Nicolas Batum back to bench
Los Angeles Clippers center Ivica Zubac is in the lineup Thursday in the team's game against the Utah Jazz.
In Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals, the Clippers are shaking up the lineup. Ivica Zubac is moving back into a starting role down low after being demoted midway through the previous series. And Nicolas Batum, who was elevated to the first unit, will revert back to a bench role.
Our models project Zubac for 5.6 points, 6.1 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 17.0 FanDuel points across 19.7 minutes of action.
- Suns' Chris Paul (health protocols) ruled out for Game 1 Sunday June 20th, 2021
- Joel Embiid (knee) questionable for 76ers in Game 7 June 20th, 2021
- Trae Young (shoulder) probable for Atlanta in Game 7 June 20th, 2021
- Atlanta's Bogdan Bogdanovic (knee) questionable for Sunday's Game 7 matchup June 19th, 2021
- Hawks' Bogdan Bogdanovic (knee) will not return to Game 6 on Friday June 18th, 2021
- Donovan Mitchell (ankle) available for Jazz in Game 6 on Friday June 18th, 2021
- Clippers' Kawhi Leonard (knee) will not travel to Phoenix for the start of the Western Conference Finals June 19th, 2021
- Kawhi Leonard (knee) ruled out for Friday's Game 6 matchup June 17th, 2021
- Terance Mann starting for Clippers in Game 5 on Wednesday in place of injured Kawhi Leonard (knee) June 16th, 2021
- Clippers' Kawhi Leonard out indefinitely with right knee sprain June 16th, 2021
- Nicolas Batum back in Clippers' starting lineup Saturday; Ivica Zubac returns to bench June 12th, 2021
- Ivica Zubac coming off Clippers' bench Saturday June 12th, 2021