LeBron to sit vs. Jazz; Beverley, Walker also out

by Gordon Dixon - Lakers star LeBron James, who scored 27 points in Sunday's loss to the Cavs, will miss Monday's game vs. Utah with left foot soreness, the team said.

Lakers' LeBron James to sit out vs. Jazz with foot soreness 2:03 PM ET ESPN LeBron James will not play against the Utah Jazz on Monday because of left foot soreness, the Los Angeles Lakers announced. It is the second leg of a back-to-back. In addition to the foot soreness, James is overcoming an illness that affected him last week. James scored 27 points on 13-of-23 shooting in the Lakers' 114-100 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday. Editor's Picks 1 Related The Lakers (2-7) also announced that guards Patrick Beverley , who missed Sunday's game, and Lonnie Walker will miss the game because of non-COVID-19 illness. Anthony Davis , who had 19 points and 12 rebounds in the loss to the Cavaliers, has been listed as probable with low-back tightness. ESPN's Dave McMenamin contributed to this report.