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LeBron James out for two weeks, will miss Friday's Hornets game

Charlotte fans will not get to watch LeBron James live this regular season, as the Cleveland Cavaliers star was ruled out of Friday's game against the Hornets at Time Warner Cable Arena.

The Cavaliers announced Thursday that James, who earlier this week turned 30 years old, is expected to be out for two weeks after tests showed left knee and low back strains.

James, who has averaged 25 points and 7.5 assists since his return to Cleveland, sat out two games this week – losses to the Milwaukee Bucks and the Atlanta Hawks.

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