In line with ESPN.com:
The LA Clippers are anticipated to make a lineup change, with Russell Westbrook coming off the bench to assist the workforce snap a six-game shedding streak towards the Houston Rockets on Friday, sources confirmed to ESPN.
The Clippers (3-7) have misplaced six straight video games, the final 5 with James Harden within the lineup. Versatile guard Terance Mann is predicted to be within the beginning lineup, whereas Westbrook will function a sixth man for the primary time in his Clippers tenure. Sources confirmed that Westbrook spoke with the Clippers teaching workers on Thursday about leaving the bench, a transfer first reported by Bleacher Report. Head coach Ty Lue will meet with reporters later Friday night throughout his pre-game press convention.
The workforce has been out of sync since Harden was acquired late within the night of October 30. Lue had began with Westbrook, Harden, Paul George, Kawhi Leonard and Ivica Zubac after which unfold out his 4 stars by pairing former Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder teammates Westbrook and George. together with a second unit and Harden and Leonard collectively.