|Date of Birth||6/30/1985|
|Height, Weight||6'8", 215 lbs|
|From||Los Angeles, CA|
|Drafted||2004 - Rd 2|
Ariza (groin) won't play Thursday against the Nuggets, Fred Katz of The Athletic reports.
As expected, a strained left groin will keep Ariza out Thursday. In his place, Troy Brown will draw the start, with Bobby Portis and Jabari Parker also candidates to see expanded roles.
Ariza (groin) is listed as doubtful for Thursday's game against the Nuggets.
Ariza suffered a groin injury in the first half of Wednesday's game against the the Bulls and was held out for the rest of the game. It's still unclear how severe the injury is for Ariza, but the Wizards likely won't be in any rush to bring the veteran back. With Ariza likely sidelined, Troy Brown and Sam Dekker should both be in line for additional minutes.
Ariza (groin) won't return to Wednesday's game against the Bulls.
Ariza injured his groin during the first half Wednesday and will miss the rest of the game. It's unclear how severe Ariza's injury is but a more concrete timeline should be provided ahead of Thursday's tilt with Denver clarifying his availability.
Ariza (knee) is available to play Friday night against Charlotte.
Ariza was a late addition to the injury report due to right knee soreness, but the Wizards have reported that he's ready to roll. The UCLA product will be without a minutes restriction Friday evening, per Fred Katz of The Athletic.
Ariza will be a game-time decision for Friday's game against Charlotte due to a sore right knee.
Ariza popped up on the injury report Thursday evening after being held to just two points over 22 minutes Wednesday against the Magic. The Wizards should provide more insight on his availability following Friday morning's shootaround.